Kids Exposed To Secondhand Smoke More Likely To Get Tooth Decay

Being in a smoking household doubles a child’s risk of developing dental caries, according to a study of almost 77,000 children in Japan.

Using Microbiota Composition To Predict Tooth Decay In Children

Tracking oral microbiota in young in children could help predict and prevent dental cavities.

Local Anesthetics May Affect Children’s Tooth Growth

Exposure to high levels of local anesthetics caused cell death in pig teeth and young human tooth cells.

How Teeth Explain The Tree Of Life

Guided by computer simulations, scientists have been able to replicate the evolution of mouse teeth in the lab.