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Brush your teeth to avoid cancer!


June 12th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) Failing to brush your teeth properly could increase the risk of dying prematurely from cancer, researchers claim.They found a link between high levels of dental plaque, ... Read more...

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Dental bugs may trigger fatal heart condition


March 26th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) Mouth bugs seeping into the bloodstream can cause blood clots and trigger endocarditis or inflammation of heart's inner tissues, which could be fatal.Infective endocarditis is treated ... Read more...

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Mouth bug could trigger serious illnesses


February 22nd, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Zurich, Feb 22 (IANS) Scientists have identified a common mouth bug that can trigger serious illnesses if it gets into the bloodstream. Identified by University of Zurich researchers, the oral ... Read more...

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Want a baby? Take good care of your gums


July 6th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) Women who want to have a baby should take good care of their teeth, because gum disease could delay your chances of conceiving, say experts.Women with ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent Indians suffer from tooth problems: Survey


November 27th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Over 50 percent of Indians suffer from tooth decay problems and nearly 77 percent have not visited the dentist in the past one year, a study revealed ... Read more...

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Flossing cuts risk of heart attack


November 9th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): A new UK study claimed that regular flossing keeps one's health perfect and also reduces the chances of heart attack.Dental Health Foundation estimated if you are not regularly ... Read more...

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Kanye West Sets Diamond Teeth, Is It Removable?


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 22, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Rapper Kanye West has reportedly drilled permanent diamond teeth after suffering several visits to the dentist, extreme pain and also bleeding gums! But, if his words ... Read more...

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New treatment to banish gum disease in 5 hours


September 26th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26 (ANI): A remarkable treatment for gum disease that lasts four to five hours has offered new hope to those with dental woes.Gum disease, the primary cause of tooth loss, ... Read more...

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Not brushing teeth can cause heart attacks


September 6th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) Scientists have figured out why not cleaning your teeth can invite heart attacks. Until now nobody had been able to determine exactly why not brushing regularly might bring on ... Read more...

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‘Jailbreak’ bacteria can cause heart disease


September 6th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 6 (ANI): Researchers have found that plaque-causing bacteria can jailbreak from the mouth into the bloodstream and increase your risk of heart attack.Professor Howard Jenkinson, from the University of Bristol ... Read more...

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Sophie Dahl furious with ’stick-thin starlets’ inspiring others to diet


April 27th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): English model Sophie Dahl has blasted "stick-thin starlets" for inspiring others to diet.Dahl, 31, who is very curvaceous, and had been a size 14 when she began modelling ... Read more...

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Pregnant women with gum disease risk developing diabetes


April 6th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) Dental researchers have got evidence that pregnant women with gum disease increasingly risk developing gestational diabetes (GD), marked by an inability to transport glucose - the main source ... Read more...

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New tool to detect early signs of plaque build-up


January 17th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) A new dental probe developed by scientists will detect the very earliest signs of plaque build-up.The toothbrush-sized product has a blue light at its tip, which, when shone ... Read more...

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Bleeding gums up heart attack risk


September 11th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): Poor dental hygiene and bleeding gums can put you at an increased risk of suffering a heart attack, according to a new research.According to the study, which ... Read more...

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Fruit juices, smoothies can play havoc with dental health


May 20th, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by admin
London, May 20 (ANI): Dentists have warned that regular consumption of fruit smoothies may damage your teeth.Fruit juices and smoothies, they say, may lead to erosion of tooth enamel.The dentists suggests ... Read more...

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