Latest Mouth Stories
The effects of pregnancy on oral health CHICAGO, Nov.
Dr. Rohan Walvekar, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Director of Clinical Research and the Salivary Endoscopy Service at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans, has reported the first use of a surgical robot guided by a miniature salivary endoscope to remove a 20mm salivary stone and repair the salivary duct of a 31-year-old patient.
CHICAGO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the recognized leader in children's oral health, welcomes dialogue and participation from organizations such as the W.K.
Creamy. Gritty. Crunchy. Slimy. Oral texture perception is a major factor contributing to each person's food preferences.
CINCINNATI, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- CrestÂ® is proud to introduce the newest addition to the Crest Pro-Health family, CrestÂ® Pro-HealthÂ® Complete Rinse, with fluoride for tooth care.
BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug.
Study indicates that weight control and physical fitness may help reduce the risk of severe gum disease CHICAGO, August 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The health complications of being overweight, such as increased risk of heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and certain cancers, have long been reported.
Today during the 88th General Session & Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research, in Barcelona, Spain, presenting author S. Pradhani, University of Delaware, Newark, USA, will present an abstract titled "Salivary Acinar Cells Regenerate Functional Glandular Structures in Modified Hydrogels."
RENO, Nev., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- With over 40 years experience as a Developmental Scientist and Formulator, Robert Heiman, Founder of the internationally acclaimed company EpicurenÂ® Discovery, announces today the launch of his new holistic company Holocuren and its break-through lip treatment, Miracle Lips.
Augmenting the lips with grafts of muscle and connective tissue from the neck appears to result in improved appearance for at least two years.
The mouth is the beginning of the digestive system which takes in food and mixes it with saliva produced by glands located in the mouth. Formation and Orientation The first part of the mouth is the mouth cavity which contains the teeth and is limited by the lips, the roof, which is the hard and soft palate, and the floor of the mouth. This is the space where food is kept before it moves on to the esophagus. The orifice of the mouth is the line between the lower and upper lips and is...
The toothbrush, consisting of a head of tightly clustered bristles mounted on a handle, is a tool used to clean the teeth and gums. The long handle allows for cleaning of hard-to-reach areas of the mouth. Usually toothpaste is used with the toothbrush to increase the effectiveness of the toothbrush. Toothbrushes are made of various sizes, bristle textures, etc. Most dentists suggest using soft bristled toothbrushes due to harder ones damaging enamel. Pre-dating toothbrushes people used a...
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