Updated: 2/24/2020 You can’t taste it, but it’s in most toothpaste, mouthwash and quite possibly your drinking water. It’s renowned worldwide for helping prevent cavities, yet it’s surrounded by controversy…

Updated: 2/24/2020 A new sensor being developed can indicate the level of fluoride in your water with a simple color change. Unlike previous attempts, this molecular sensor can differentiate between…

Updated: 2/24/2020 Two researchers in The Netherlands have discovered a way to prevent plaque buildup in the mouth. Two professors at the University of Groningen say brushing your teeth is…

An osteoporosis medication could help heal bone damage in patients with periodontal disease. Most current treatments for severe gum disease have not been very successful in regrowing bone structure in…

Updated: 2/26/2020 Researchers have been working on a new gel that they hope will rebuild tooth tissue and eliminate cavities without drilling. It’s been all over the news, and understandably…