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New study identifies successful method to reduce dental implant failure

The American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) estimates that the value of the American and European market for dental implants will rise to $4.2bn by 2022.

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Enamel defects conducive to cavities

Why do some people develop cavities even though they always brush their teeth carefully, while others are less stringent yet do not have any holes?

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Gum disease may be an early sign of diabetes

New research published in BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care suggests severe gum disease, or periodontitis, might be an early sign of diabetes.

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Oestrogen therapy reduces oral diseases in postmenopausal women

Oestrogen therapy has already been credited with helping women manage an array of menopause-related issues. Now a new study suggests that the oestrogen therapy used to treat osteoporosis can lead to healthier teeth and gums. The study outcomes are being published in Menopause. As oestrogen levels fall during menopause, women become more vulnerable to numerous […]

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