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Orthodontics History: 3 Interesting Facts to Know

Only in the late 1800s was orthodontics recognized as a separate branch of medical science. Pierre Fauchard wrote a book much before this in the year 1728, where an entire chapter was devoted to different methods of straightening crooked teeth.  There are...

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An Unlikely Risk Factor for Kids’ Dental Caries: Mother’s Stress

The most common reason primary school children end up in medical facilities is tooth decay. The number of hospital admissions for children with dental problems grew to more than 3,000 in just a span of three years, with 22, 574 in 2010-11 increasing to 25,812 ...

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How Oral Piercings Affect Dental Health

Body piercing is a trend a lot of Brits can get behind of, especially since 10% of the demographic a...