dental caries

How to Grow Your Dental Practice By Engaging a New (and Old) Generation of Patients

Millions of people can’t afford dental care, and the consequences are devastating for consumers...

The Public Doesn’t Know Much About Dental Caries

The general public doesn’t know very much about dental caries, according to a survey...

ACFF Issues Consensus Report for Achieving a Cavity-Free Future

The Alliance for a Cavity-Free Future (ACFF) has published A Global Consensus for Achieving...

Task Force Recommends Fluoride Varnish for All Young Children

The US Preventive Services Task Force has posted a draft recommendation statement on screening...

Dental Schools Put NIH Funding to Work in Research

Research may be essential to every dental school, but it can cost a lot...

Penn Dental Gives Kids a Smile in April

Penn Dental Medicine provided free dental care to children in April as part of...

Rural Children Face Inequities in Preventive Oral Healthcare

Meaningful legislation addressing healthcare inequities in the United States will require studies examining potential...

Tablet Delivery System Improves Water Fluoridation Efforts

A new tablet delivery system could fluoridate nearly 32,000 small systems in the United...

Researchers Unlock Mechanics Behind Dental Plaque Formation

Using synthetic biology, an international team of researchers has uncovered how a novel microbial...

Penn Dental and Engineering Launch Joint Research Center

The Penn School of Dental Medicine and the Penn School of Engineering and Applied...