Meet the company that wants to kill drill-and-fill July 30, 2015 -- Dentistry may be one step closer to ending the drill-and-fill model. The U.K.-based company Reminova wants to naturally rebuild caries-damaged teeth and has launched a crowdfunding campaign to help bring its device to practices worldwide.
U.K. dentists call for oral health reform July 17, 2015 -- A group of dentists is urging the U.K. government to take action and improve Brits' oral health. A dental professional organization released a report earlier this week that aims to combat the number of children being admitted to hospitals and the increasing rates of oral cancer.
Cochrane review: Fluoridation reduces caries in kids' teeth July 16, 2015 -- Water fluoridation is effective at reducing caries in children's teeth, according to a new Cochrane review. But the researchers concluded there is not enough information to determine whether fluoridation programs changed existing differences in caries across socioeconomic groups.