Dental Care

Oral-B White Pro 1000 Power Rechargeable Toothbrush: $30 (Reg. $40+)

Amazon is offering the Oral-B White Pro 1000 Power Rechargeable Toothbrush for <b>$29.99 shipped</b> after you <i>clip the $10 on-page coupon</i>. That’s at least $10 off the going rate, matching our previous mention and the best price we can find. It goes for $40 at Walmart, for comparison. Rated 4+ stars from …

This futuristic toothbrush cleans your teeth in 3 seconds

Engineers have created the first-ever “smartbrush” that can clean your teeth in less than three seconds.<p>The patented invention by Nicola Nichele, 28, …

Lifestyle

The danger with the toothbrush in the bathroom

<b>We all keep our toothbrush somewhere in the bathroom, usually near the washbasin we wash.</b><p>Brush our teeth, put it in place (eg in a glass) and leave. …

Hacking

BEST AT HOME DENTAL TOOLS: ACCORDING TO A 17 YEAR DENTAL PROFESSIONAL - WISH LIST WEDNESDAY 16

If you have read my about me page you may have noticed that I have been a pediatric dental assistant for over 17 years. Over those many years I have …

Shopping

quip electric toothbrush review

Do you brush your teeth at least two times a day, preferably right after you wake up in the morning and before you go to bed at night? If you …

Oral health basics: what you need to know

Dr Simon Reeves talks us through the importance of oral health basics. Here’s how to care for your teeth properly.<p>Oral hygiene refers to the daily …

Health

Americans Are Gross: One in Ten Use Their Hair to Floss Their Teeth

Here's what many of us do when there's a little spinach stuck between teeth.

Health

Study links gum disease to cancer in older women

<i>Experts says it's too early for alarm, but the findings provide another good reason to pay attention to oral health.</i><p>Published: November, 2017<p><b>Image: ©</b> …

Health

Parents Question Twin Cities Dentist’s Alarming Diagnoses

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — Taking a child to the dentist can be stressful enough, but one Twin Cities dentist is accused of doing unnecessary dental work …

Minnesota

These Foods Are Worse For Your Teeth Than Candy

Halloween is fast approaching and the candy temptation is at an all-time high. But before you reach for that treat, you may want to pay attention to …

Diet Soda

Amazon Has a Monster Deal of the Day on the Best Electric Toothbrush

The Philips Sonicare DiamondClean is the last toothbrush you'll ever buy<p>There's a solid chance you're brushing your teeth wrong. Somehow, most of us never actually mastered the basic life skill we were taught as kids—we don't do it for long enough or we don't bother to try to hit the hard-to-reach …

Shopping

Tillie's Belmont Design Could Be A Gem, Quick-Fix Renovation Needs To Be Reconsidered

From GEOFF SHACKELFORD.COM<p>Excellent work by <b>Andy Johnson</b> at TheFriedEgg.com for shining a light on the potential to restore an affordable <b>A.W. Tillinghast</b> design in Richmond, Virginia that hosted the <b>1949 PGA Championship.</b><p>While it's hard to know all of the particulars of the current plans, existing …

Golf

Scientists have discovered this drug fixes cavities and regrows teeth

Goodbye, Fillings<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called Tideglusib. Developed …

Breakthroughs

Acetone breath: The link between breath and diabetes

People often associate strong smelling breath with the food someone has eaten or poor dental hygiene. But it may reveal much more than that.<p>If a …

Diabetes

What to Buy From the Urban Outfitters Beauty Sale

Get 20% off UO’s beauty section starting today.<p>Sales on clothes are a dime a dozen (we talk about our favorite ones every single week), but sales on beauty? Not so much. Which is half of the reason the Urban Outfitters beauty sale that starts today is such a big deal — and the other half is that …

Makeup

Goby All-Black Brush Kit

Oral health just got a whole lot more aesthetically pleasing. With a limited edition gloss and matte finish, the All-Black Goby Electric Toothbrush …

Afraid

Corbella: The science is not settled on water fluoridation

Print<p>Edmonton has fluoride in its drinking water. Calgary does not. Take a wild guess which of the two cities’ children have more cavities?<p>If you …

Canadian News

Laser cavities take on new shapes and functionalities

Researchers have demonstrated the first laser cavity that can confine and propagate light in any shape imaginable, even pathways with sharp bends and …

Quantum Mechanics

$7 Charcoal Toothpaste Whitened My Teeth Immediately. Here's Why I'm Leaving it Behind

After a quarter century of downing black coffee (I snuck my first cup at the tender age of five), and many years of allegiance to red wine as my …

Beauty

How to help break your child's milk-before-bedtime habit

How to help with night time milk weaning:<p>1. Check calcium requirements<p>Do a little food diary (for yourself – don’t record it in front of the kids) …

Parenting

Scarfaced robber left plenty of clues during armed raid at pharmacy

The incident happened in the north of the city on Monday evening when the raider entered the shop, pretending first to be a customer.<p>However, after …

News (Ireland)

9 Best Natural Toothpastes For Kids That Work Without Nasty Chemicals

Take care of your kids’ teeth without sketchy ingredients.<p>Teaching your children to take care of their teeth and gums is as important as encouraging …

Lifestyle

Sonicare Essence+ electric toothbrush drops to an all-time low of $25 (Reg. $40)

Amazon currently has the Sonicare Essence+ rechargeable electronic toothbrush on sale for $34.95, with the on-page coupon bringing it down to <b>$24.95 Prime shipped</b>. Normally priced at $40, and $5 below our last mention, this price is an Amazon all-time low. Philips’ Sonicare is one of the most …

Shopping

Edmonton dentist fights tooth decay with candy bounty

Spearmint Dental offering $2 for every pound of Halloween candy<p>An Edmonton dentist wants to buy your children's Halloween candy.<p>Dr. Sean Bhasin, …

Halloween

Tanzania: 7 Oral Health Myths Busted

[Citizen] Myth 1: Toothpaste is a commercial paste used by affluent, wealthy and/or comfortable families to clean their teeth.

Alternative Medicine

WANT/NEED: A French fry pen (because, well, duh), and more stuff you'll want to buy

<i>Welcome to Want/Need, a daily roundup of the things HelloGiggles’ Editorial Director and Deputy Editor are madly in love with, and what we — you</i> …

Beauty

Gadget Talk: Oclean One Is The Fastest Smart Sonic Electric ToothBrush

There’s no doubt that electric toothbrushes made brushing teeth less of a chore, yet not fun enough to my taste.<p>In the early 1990s, with the introduction of high-speed sonic technology which is essentially an electric toothbrush on steroids, producing tens of thousands of brush strokes per minute, …

Gum Disease Treatment: Choosing The Most Effective Alternative

Precisely how Can Adequate Oral Hygiene Successfully treat the Gum Disease?<p>A proper oral hygiene routine is actually the main for the reasonably …

Alternative Medicine

Likud MK: Health Minister ignoring me

MK Nava Boker says Health Minister Litzman ignored her requests to cooperate on initiative providing free dental care to all Israelis.

Israel

Here's why some dentists have warned against on-trend charcoal toothpastes

Experts say it doesn't work and could even cause tooth decay<p>Charcoal is everywhere at the moment. It's in our facemasks, our deodorant, our lip balm …

Beauty