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Articles related to dentistry

Browse: Dentists Fall for Cavity Illusion
An optical illusion is causing dentists to drill unnecessarily large holes in their patients' teeth.
Browse: Dental Plaque Reveals Easter Island Diet
Browse: Wine Acid Softens Teeth in Minutes The Bitter Pill: Stepping out of the Dental Dark Ages
Water fluoridation has been one of the country’s most effective public health measures, but parts of Australia don’t have that benefit and may even strongly resist it. Why?
Online Feature: Getting to the Root of Enamel Evolution
Scientists have identified how natural selection may have acted to give modern human teeth their thick enamel, one gene at a time.