Flossing May Not Prevent Cavities As Well As We ThoughtThis may be the news you’ve been waiting decades to hear - flossing doesn’t necessarily prevent gum disease or cavities.
Silicon Valley Startup Could Redefine Dental Care With New ToothpasteA Silicon Valley startup wants you to think differently about the way you care for your mouth.
Mobile Dentist's Office Keeping Bay Area Tech Workers' Teeth Clean Bay Area tech companies offer perks like free lunches, on site dry cleaning and car washes as incentives to keep up employee productivity, and now they're bringing the dentist to the office.
Animal Update: Your Pet's Dental HealthFebruary is Dental Health Month. What should we know about our pet's teeth?
HealthWatch: Parents Having Baby Teeth Pulled, Stored For Stem Cells We’ve all heard stem cells hold great promise for curing disease. Now an easy new way to get stem cells has some people taking their children to the dentist to get their baby teeth pulled.
San Jose Water District To Vote On Fluoridationhe largest water district in Silicon Valley is set to vote on whether to support fluoridation of its drinking water.
ConsumerWatch: Bay Area Woman Says Mouth Rinse Left Bad TasteA Bay Area woman said she lost her sense of taste for more than a week after using a popular alcohol-free mouthwash.
San Jose-Based Invisalign Maker Gets FDA WarningThe Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning to a San Jose-based company that makes a popular teeth straightener that it must disclose more information about possible side effects.