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Teeth

College of Dentistry receives $1.8 million for FAM20B study

June 5, 2017
Who knew omitting a gene necessary for cartilage development could cause extra teeth to form?

Getting down to the bone—and the teeth

May 24, 2017
How the mechanisms of tooth and bone formation may hint at ways to repair them

Infographic: Most common dental problems

May 5, 2017
Learn how to avoid them

Research examines effects of early preventive dental care in Medicaid-enrolled children

April 17, 2017
Texas A&M, University of Alabama at Birmingham study suggests early dental visits may not prevent later problems

A breakdown of teeth grinding

February 14, 2017
The cause and treatments of teeth grinding while you are sleeping versus when you are awake are as different as night and day, but the symptoms are the same

Teething tips and tricks

November 11, 2016
Getting your child off to a good start with their new teeth

INFOGRAPHIC: Child’s dental health timeline

October 20, 2016
Taking care of their first set of pearly whites will establish good dental habits for years to come

Chug, don’t sip? The impact of liquid diets on your teeth

February 12, 2016
Keeping the mouth awash in certain liquids can be harmful

Alumni come together to fight dreaded white spots after braces

December 11, 2015

How do you get orthodontists to research—let alone talk about—this taboo topic? Appeal to their sense of loyalty and form an alumni practice-based research network, of course.

Take the guesswork out of choosing toothpaste

October 2, 2015

You run out of toothpaste and find yourself once again in the aisle with dozens of options. Do you go with the brand you have been using since childhood? Maybe you pick one because the packaging catches your eye, or maybe you are more practical and are looking for something that you hope will prevent troubling mouth problems. Whatever your strategy, these tips will help you determine which toothpaste is best for you.