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Dental Health in Children

It is important for dental care to be a priority in children’s healthcare dating from the time that the first tooth appears through the gums. Taking proper care of teeth is essential to prevent conditions such as tooth decay in children, which is very common in children and affects approximately 1 in 5 of children in the United States.

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RUDN University dentists identify reason for early deterioration of dental implants

RUDN University dentists identify reason for early deterioration of dental implants

Stress and anxiety during lockdown increase orofacial and jaw pain in Israel's general population

Stress and anxiety during lockdown increase orofacial and jaw pain in Israel's general population

New saliva-based test  found to accurately detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies

New saliva-based test found to accurately detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies

Reduced lead exposure may explain the declining rates of hip fracture

Reduced lead exposure may explain the declining rates of hip fracture

Johns Hopkins researchers design tiny, star-shaped microdevices to deliver drugs

Johns Hopkins researchers design tiny, star-shaped microdevices to deliver drugs

New mouth spray could help treat patients with rare genetic skin condition

New mouth spray could help treat patients with rare genetic skin condition

If Trump wins, don’t hold your breath waiting for that ACA replacement plan

If Trump wins, don’t hold your breath waiting for that ACA replacement plan

Study shows how fear encourages physical distancing during pandemic

Study shows how fear encourages physical distancing during pandemic

Monkey study shows a causal link between white patch and vocal behavior

Monkey study shows a causal link between white patch and vocal behavior

Researchers examine different brands of impression materials for border molding in denture fabrication

Researchers examine different brands of impression materials for border molding in denture fabrication

Trump’s executive order on preexisting conditions lacks teeth, experts say

Trump’s executive order on preexisting conditions lacks teeth, experts say

FDA issues updated recommendations concerning dental amalgam

FDA issues updated recommendations concerning dental amalgam

New knowledge on cellular makeup and growth of teeth can expedite developments in regenerative dentistry

New knowledge on cellular makeup and growth of teeth can expedite developments in regenerative dentistry

Scientists examine the sustainability of different models of toothbrush

Scientists examine the sustainability of different models of toothbrush

New dental treatment helps fill cavities and insurance gaps for seniors

New dental treatment helps fill cavities and insurance gaps for seniors

Study addresses evolutionary rates of larval and adult life stages at a large scale

Study addresses evolutionary rates of larval and adult life stages at a large scale

FSU researchers develop a new material to make flexible X-ray detectors

FSU researchers develop a new material to make flexible X-ray detectors

Polymers completely eliminate aerosolization during dental procedures

Polymers completely eliminate aerosolization during dental procedures

Study identifies several new microbes that cause dental caries

Study identifies several new microbes that cause dental caries

Survey highlights the effect of summer habits on oral health

Survey highlights the effect of summer habits on oral health