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Periodontics

Low sex hormones could lead to oral health issues in men

March 29, 2016
The surprising link between testosterone and men’s oral health

You Asked: Why are my gums bleeding?

March 15, 2016
No, it’s not ‘normal.’ Where blood exits, germs can enter

Heart medications: What you may not know about side effects in the mouth

July 15, 2015

For individuals living with cardiovascular disease or high blood pressure and cholesterol, consistent use of heart medications can be a literal life saver, but they can also cause uncomfortable side effects in the mouth.

Texas A&M dental school researchers working to engineer a “bio-tooth”

June 11, 2015

When it comes to regenerative medicine in dentistry, studies aimed toward whole tooth reengineering stand to revolutionize the future of dental treatment. There’s just one problem: In order to regenerate an entire tooth, researchers must learn how to grow cells to form both the tooth crown, and the tooth root.