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Mom’s emotions affect child’s dental health: Study


August 23rd, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) A mother's emotional health and education level during her child's earliest years influence oral health at age 14, says a new study.Researchers at the Case Western ... Read more...

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Neanderthals ate vegetables, used plants as medicine


July 20th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 20 (IANS) Neanderthals were more sophisticated than they have been credited with. This has been corroborated by the first ever evidence that suggests they cooked plants for food ... Read more...

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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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Poor oral hygiene linked to cancer deaths


June 12th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) Poor oral hygiene seems to elevate the risk of death from cancer, because too much of dental plaque has been linked to premature cancer death by ... Read more...

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Dental plaques help decode ancient diets


May 6th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Tiny particles of plaque removed from the teeth of our great great grandfathers may help decode their dietary habits and preferences, says a study. G. Richard ... Read more...

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Postmenopausal women urged to increase yearly dental checkups


March 11th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Here's a new health message for postmenopausal women - they need to see their dentist at least four times a year and not twice as previously thought.Leena ... Read more...

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Oral bacteria in pregnant mother can cause complications


May 11th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): Researchers from Case Western Reserve University have warned that even healthy expecting women can be at risk for pregnancy problems caused by oral bacteria.They have begun to ... Read more...

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Oral bacteria can target pregnancy in healthy women


May 11th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Oral bacteria can target pregnancy in healthy women, says a new study. Researchers from Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) have begun to understand how and which bacteria from ... Read more...

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Toothpaste with triclosan/copolymer kills mouth bacteria


April 14th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Toothpaste with triclosan/copolymer is better than regular fluoride toothpastes at killing the kinds of bacteria that live in people's mouths, according to a study.The human mouth is home ... Read more...

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Added sugar in raisin bran cereals may promote tooth decay


December 19th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A new study has shown that added sugar in raisin bran cereals increases acid in dental plaque, leading to tooth decay.During the study, research team from University of ... Read more...

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Diets bad for the teeth may be harmful for the body too


July 10th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): Dental disease may be a warning that the high-glycemic diet that led to dental problems in the short term may, in the long term, cause harm to the ... Read more...

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More mouth germs increase risk of heart attack


April 2nd, 2009 - 9:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 2 (IANS) People with more germs in their mouths are more prone to a heart attack, says a new American study. Though many studies have hinted at a link between ... Read more...

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Mouth bacteria ncrease heart attacks risks


April 1st, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 1 (IANS) Scientists have found that more bacteria in the mouth greatly increase the risk of heart attacks. The two main pathogens, Tannerella Forsynthesis and Preventella Intermedia, have a statistically significant ... Read more...

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Heart attack risk increases with rise in oral bacteria


April 1st, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Scientists at the University at Buffalo have found that the risk of heart attack increases with an increase in bacteria in the mouth.The researchers have revealed that ... Read more...

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