Tooth Loss May Increase Risk Of Cognitive Impairment, Dementia, Research Suggests
DrBicuspid (7/8, Madans) reports a new meta-analysis suggests that “tooth loss is a risk factor for cognitive impairment and...0
Demand For Cosmetic Dentistry Increases As Pandemic Restrictions Ease
NBC News (6/16, Silva) reports that dentists are seeing an increase in demand for cosmetic dental treatments as more...
Survey: Baby Tooth Loss, Toothache Among Most Common Early Tooth-Related Memories
DrBicuspid (6/3, Busch) said a DentaVox survey found that “for nearly 40% of adults, losing a baby tooth is...
Study: Retaining Natural Teeth Associated With Improved Functional Ability In Older Adults
Medscape (6/3, Lynch, Subscription Publication) reported a new study suggests that “older adults with more natural teeth are better...
DentistryIQ Video: “The Vaping Forecast: Cloudy With A Chance Of Oral Disease”
In an episode of Medical History Mysteries on DentistryIQ (6/3, Maragliano-Muniz), Tom Viola, RPh, CCP, and Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, DMD, chief...
Dental Visits Listed Among Health Appointments To Resume
Noting some people have delayed health appointments and screenings during the pandemic due to concerns about contracting COVID-19, AARP (5/28,...
Study: US Dentists Have Lower Rates Of COVID-19 Infection Than Other Health Professionals
Becker’s Dental Review (5/25, Portalatin) reports, “Dentists continue to show lower rates of COVID-19 infection compared to other health...
SpaceX Launches Oral Health Experiment To The International Space Station
The AP (6/3, Dunn) reports that “SpaceX launched thousands of tiny sea creatures to the International Space Station on Thursday,...
Pandemic Has Taken Toll On Oral Health
The New York Times (5/19, Tingley) reports, “There are early indications that the pandemic is taking a serious, and potentially...
Many People Forget To Budget For Healthcare Expenses In Retirement, Financial Planner Says
Insider (4/24, Loudenback) said many people tend to overlook three expenses when planning for retirement, according to Patricia Stallworth,...