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Pediatric Tooth Decay Continues to Be Troubling in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom’s second National Epidemiology survey of the oral health of 3-year-olds shows...

Topical Treatment Combination Reduces Tooth Decay Among Indigenous Children

A combination of preventive treatments reduced tooth decay and improved the quality of life...

BSPD Says Public Policy Must Address Childhood Obesity and Tooth Decay Together

Public policy must do more to confront tooth decay and childhood obesity, according to...

Partnership Aims to Reduce Pediatric Tooth Decay Among Indigenous Populations

A research project at the University of Manitoba (UM) Rady Faculty of Health Sciences...

Artificial Intelligence Beats Dentists in Tooth Decay Diagnoses

An artificial intelligence (AI) system outperformed dentists in diagnoses based on bitewing and periapical...

Large-Scale Study Examines Tooth Decay Among Arizona and Hawai’i Preschoolers

Rates of early childhood caries among Hispanic, American Indian, Native Hawaiian, and other Pacific...

Nanoparticles Stop Plaque and Tooth Decay Before They Start

A new type pf cerium nanoparticle formulation applied to teeth at the dentist’s office...

Therapeutic Conversations Can Reduce Tooth Decay in Children

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have identified a low-cost and low-intensity intervention...

A Third of Australian Adults Have Tooth Decay

A third of Australian adults age 15 and older has untreated tooth decay, according...

Prevention Preferred in Fighting Children’s Tooth Decay

Drilling and filling might not be the best strategy for addressing caries in primary...