Diamonds — a Tooth’s Best Friend?

Gold, silver and porcelain are among the many materials dentists can use to fix damaged teeth. Soon diamonds — at least tiny, microscopic ones — could be added to that list.

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Let’s Talk About Sugar

The authors of two recent papers criticize both the thought that caries is a “multifactorial condition” and the lack of sugar related policies.

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Teeth Reveal Lifetime Exposures to Metals, Toxins

“Teeth are of particular interest to us for the measurement of chemical exposure in fetal and childhood development: they provide a chronological record of exposure from their microchemical composition in relation to defined growth lines, much like the rings in a tree trunk,