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How to pick non-toxic toothpaste for your child

Learn to check the labels and choose a toothpaste that’s safe for your child and tastes good as well. By Ghazal Alagh Making kids brush their teeth can be a difficult task for most parents, but choosing the right toothpaste is even tougher. While a toothpaste with a pleasant taste may help parents open locked […]

Chemicals in plastic may weaken your child's teeth: Study

Endocrine disruptors, chemicals found in plastic weakens children's teeth by disrupting hormones that stimulate the growth of dental enamel.


Oral bacteria may be a cause of esophageal cancer: Study

P. gingivalis infection could be a novel risk factor for ESCC and may also serve as a prognostic biomarker for this type of cancer.

Believe it or not, brushing your teeth twice a day can revitalise your heart

Neelam, an 18-year-old girl was diagnosed with endocarditis (suffering from leaking heart valve). The infection in her heart valves was caused by mouth bacteria.

New tooth decay treatment spells the end of fillings

New technology to repair damaged tooth from cavity without any filling or drilling!

Wanted: manpower,equipment for dental unit of YCM Hospital

When Anand Salvi,a resident of Sangvi,took his wife to a private dental clinic for a root canal treatment,the doctor asked for Rs 2,000. Salvi was taken aback.


Children’s hospital to be nodal centre for ‘Badhte Kadam’ campaign

Setting up the stage for the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment’s endeavour “Badhte Kadam”,city-based Kashiben Gordhandas Patel...

A year on,Mehrauli awaits blast probe details,govt compensationc

Smile has returned on Sheetal Singh’s face a year since the blast at Mehrauli market on September 27 last. The 11-year-old,though,has to live with dental surgeries each year.

Fresh charges against dental college

With more serious allegations cropping up against its management and a few teachers,the Baba Jaswant Singh Dental College is in the dock again.

Green thumbs-up for doctor couple

It takes two to tango for this doctor couple. While Dr Sanjay Kalra is the Head of BRS Dental College in Barwala and Director in the Advanced Dental Specialty Clinic...