mental illness

Mental Health and Dentistry: Know the Signs, Eliminate the Stigma, and Find Help

When we think of our dentists and oral professionals, we often do not see...

Dental School Adds Course Module on Treating Patients With Mental Illness

Beginning this spring, students at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry will attend a new...

Palate Width May Be a Biomarker for Schizophrenia

Patients suffering from a specific form of schizophrenia have a wider oral palate than...

Xerostomia Patients Face Mental and Emotional Challenges Too

People who suffer from xerostomia also face higher risks of mental illness, social anxiety,...

Office Managers Lack Training in Providing Mental Health Resources

Only 25% of managers in the United States been trained how to refer employees...

Smoking Rate Decreases Differ Based on Demographics

Smoking is a leading cause of oral cancer as well as other complications in...

Patients With Mental Illness More at Risk for Tooth Loss

People with severe mental illnesses are three times more likely to lose their teeth...