Free Dental Care Program Called 'Chopper Topper' At Schools Keep Kids SmilingIt may be hard to believe, but tooth decay is the number one chronic childhood illness. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cavities are five times more common in kids than asthma and seven times more common than hay fever.
Dentists Want To See Studies On Pot-Cavity LinkPot smoking -- and its stereotypical associations like munching on carbohydrates and other treats -- seems like it'd be your teeth's worst enemy.
New Tooth Decay Detector Can Help Prevent CavitiesA new way of detecting cavities may help reduce the amount of drilling needed for treatment.