For any child who has lost a tooth, the tooth fairy is a welcome visitor. The fairy will not only leave a small present under the pillow, but the kid will also […]
Findings point to a role for saliva in SARS-CoV-2 transmission Scientists has found evidence that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, infects cells in the mouth. The findings point to the possibility […]
The most effective ways to minimize the risk of infective endocarditis, a heart infection caused by bacteria in the mouth, are good oral hygiene and routine dental treatment. Just four types of […]
To render scanning easier, 3Shape added artificial intelligence (AI) technology to its TRIOS intraoral scanner two years ago. Although intraoral scanning with TRIOS, AI was used to automatically extract soft tissue. 3Shape […]
The COVID-19 pandemic has raised awareness about infection control and safety. As a result, patient and team wellbeing became our number one priority. Improved procedures were introduced, and teams were prepared to […]
Researchers take a closer look at the genomes of microbial communities in the human mouth Source: Harvard University, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology Bacteria often show very strong biogeography — some […]
Researchers have identified a novel mechanism by which periodontal disease may cause metabolic syndrome. By studying patients with metabolic syndrome, the researchers demonstrated high antibody titers against Porphyromonas gingivalis, the bacterium causing […]
Teeth grinding and facial irritation is more prevalent as a result of coronavirus-related stress and anxiety.
According to a report, 50% of Israeli women suffer from severe teeth grinding and/or facial muscle discomfort. The stress and anxiety experienced by the general population during Israel’s first lockdown brought about […]
The researchers explain how altering the stem cell reaction to inflammation can be used to rehabilitate periodontal disease.
Periodontal disorder, alternatively referred to as gum disease, is a debilitating illness that impacts almost half of all Americans aged 30 and over. Periodontal disorder, if left untreated, will destroy the jawbone […]
According to experts, individuals with a history of gum disease tend to be at an increased risk of contracting esophageal and gastric cancer. People who have periodontal (gum) disease may have a […]