Calcium in the Mouth Can Increase Decay “Cavities”

Sugars, any starch, or carbohydrates (also called EPS “extracellular polysaccharides”), play a central role in the survival capabilities of caries-causing bacteria in dental plaque, report researchers from the University of Basel's Preventative Dentistry and Oral Microbiology Clinic and Department of Biomedical Engineering in the journal PLOS ONE. Cariogenic bacteria live in biofilm and attack dental enamel by converting sugar and... read more »

Eat Healthy Foods This Summer to Improve Your Oral Health

Eat healthy foods this summer to improve your oral health. Although many foods are just another obstacle that stands in the way of optimum oral health, did you know that there are some foods that have been proven to actually enhance your oral health? Listed below are some helpful foods and tips for your oral health with the wonderful benefits... read more »