The third molars are known as wisdom tooth because they erupt around the late teen years and early twenties, and this process is often painful. Throughout the years this has led people to believe that they have to be removed, but it’s not as simple as that. As with every other problem in Dentistry, or […]
As you know, two days ago I was interviewed by LBC Radio, regarding whether or not flossing is good for you. As I’ve said before, I think flossing is absolutely vital in maintaining a good oral hygiene, especially if you’ve had work done and have implants. You can listen to the interview here or, if […]
Recently, an article came up on how flossing isn’t really effective to protect our teeth from bacteria and decay. I think this couldn’t be more wrong! The article states that there is no scientific evidence that flossing your teeth helps with gum diseases and cavities, but it also acknowledges that the studies in this subject […]
Check out this cool TED Talk from Christina Warinner, who tracks ancient diseases using dental plaque.