By: Terry Graedon April 24, 2014 0 Comments
    Children Born to Women with Low Levels of Vitami…

    Pregnant women with low levels of vitamin D circulating in their bloodstreams are more likely to have children who develop cavities in their baby teeth. Researchers took blood samples from 207 Canadia…

    By: Terry Graedon November 7, 2013 0 Comments
    Extract from Cacao Helps Heal Sensitive Teeth

    People with sensitive teeth search for toothpaste that will reduce the discomfort from heat, cold and acid foods. A new study of 80 patients compared a toothpaste containing a cacao extract (Theodent …

    By: Terry Graedon March 9, 2011 9 Comments
    Dentists Watch Out for Zinc

    Dentists are starting to warn their patients about the dangers of zinc. That's because dental adhesives have traditionally contained zinc because it enhances the sticking power. This mineral may also …

    By: Joe Graedon July 23, 2009 3 Comments
    Xylitol Protects Baby Teeth from Cavities

    For decades Finnish researchers have been studying the effect of a natural sugar derived from birch trees. The sweetener called xylitol can be used as a sugar substitute. It has been used in chewing g…