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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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Using microrobotic platforms for endodontic therapy and diagnostics

Using microrobotic platforms for endodontic therapy and diagnostics

Pathogens in ancient DNA could explain how two civilizations collapsed

Pathogens in ancient DNA could explain how two civilizations collapsed

New hydrogel treatment disrupts cavity-forming biofilms and whitens teeth

New hydrogel treatment disrupts cavity-forming biofilms and whitens teeth

Scientists uncover and sequence ancient herpes virus genomes that commonly cause lip sores

Scientists uncover and sequence ancient herpes virus genomes that commonly cause lip sores

Researchers create composite layered 2D materials using biomimetic proteins

Researchers create composite layered 2D materials using biomimetic proteins

Using AI to improve your dental care and keep you smiling

Using AI to improve your dental care and keep you smiling

Hospital-acquired pneumonia is killing patients. Yet there is a simple way to stop it.

Hospital-acquired pneumonia is killing patients. Yet there is a simple way to stop it.

Running faster and dreaming help your left brain and right brain to communicate better

Running faster and dreaming help your left brain and right brain to communicate better

Scientists use transcriptomics to explore the ancient origins of placenta

Scientists use transcriptomics to explore the ancient origins of placenta

"Founder events" that reduced genetic diversity found to be common throughout human history

"Founder events" that reduced genetic diversity found to be common throughout human history

Acids in sugar-free beverages could erode tooth enamel, research finds

Acids in sugar-free beverages could erode tooth enamel, research finds

Nanoparticles may be the next-generation solution for teeth whitening

Nanoparticles may be the next-generation solution for teeth whitening

Women with premature births more often have gum disease, study finds

Women with premature births more often have gum disease, study finds

New sensor accurately determines the human saliva pH

New sensor accurately determines the human saliva pH

People who believe luck determines their fate are more likely to have severe gum disease

People who believe luck determines their fate are more likely to have severe gum disease

Study shows the potential for AI to automatically identify periodontal pathologies

Study shows the potential for AI to automatically identify periodontal pathologies

Oral piercings negatively affect the adjacent teeth and gums

Oral piercings negatively affect the adjacent teeth and gums

Improving dental care by linking medical and dental records in health Information exchanges

Improving dental care by linking medical and dental records in health Information exchanges

Alternative remedy to conventional root canals would regenerate lost tooth pulp

Alternative remedy to conventional root canals would regenerate lost tooth pulp

Electronic nose detects SARS-CoV-2 from breath

Electronic nose detects SARS-CoV-2 from breath