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From improving oral health to treating ulcer: Health benefits of cloves

June 02, 2020 2:25 pm

Clove contains fibre, vitamins and minerals. It is rich in manganese, beneficial for brain function and strong bones, and vitamin K.

Coronavirus: Put off a visit to the dentist with these simple dental care tips

May 19, 2020 12:32 pm

The doctors suggested that one should specially avoid visiting dental departments working out of hospitals to minimise exposure to infection while making space for the other infected patients who need immediate care.

Brushing teeth frequently linked to reduced heart failure risk: Study

December 02, 2019 4:54 pm

Previous studies suggest that poor oral hygiene leads to bacteria in the blood, causing inflammation in the body, the researchers said.

Can you tell if you have a healthy tongue?

November 18, 2019 9:25 am

To answer this question would be to first examine your tongue in the mirror.

Your mouthwash could negate post-workout benefits, study reveals

September 07, 2019 8:02 pm

Some bacteria living inside our mouth are known to convert nitrate into nitric oxide, which, when gulped, helps in the widening of blood vessels.

Neglect by global health community fuelling oral health crisis: Lancet study

July 19, 2019 5:03 pm

According to a Lancet Series on oral health, it affect around 3.5 billion people worldwide and in low-income countries the current situation is most bleak, with even basic dental care unavailable and most disease remaining untreated.

Easy ways to get rid of bad breath and maintain good oral health

June 29, 2019 11:20 am

Diabetes is also a common cause of bad breath. Blood sugar levels should be monitored regularly to keep it under control.

Poor oral health may up liver cancer risk: Study

June 18, 2019 6:35 pm

Researchers at Queen's University Belfast analysed a large cohort of over 469,000 people in the UK. They investigated the association between oral health conditions and the risk of a number of gastrointestinal cancers, including liver, colon, rectum and pancreatic cancer.

From aiding digestion to skin care: Why mint should be an essential part of your daily routine

May 28, 2019 4:01 pm

From using it in chutneys and garnishing biryanis to keeping your breath fresh, mint is packed with a number of health benefits.

Maintaining oral hygiene helps drug abuse patients improve quality of life, finds study

May 21, 2019 11:22 am

The study observed that drug abuse patients who consulted dental professionals for major oral health problems stayed in treatment almost two times longer and had recorded 80 per cent increase in chances of completing the drug abuse treatment.


Top 4: Dental myths debunked

September 09, 2014 10:22 am

TePe, the experts in oral hygeine, have acknowledged that people find it difficult to differentiate between facts and myths, reports