Can brushing your teeth prevent diabetes and heart disease?

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While it may be a fairly recent discovery in the world of medicine, the health of one’s mouth and the rest of the body are inextricably linked. Taking care of your mouth and maintaining proper oral hygiene can do more for you than limit cavities — according to new research, it could actually help lower your risk […]

Yaeba and the Cultural Differences in Japanese Oral Care

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What makes a smile a good smile? Is it the color, size or shape of the teeth? What about their placement? How long should you spend taking care of your teeth each day? And what is yaeba? As it turns out, what’s considered a nice set of teeth varies from culture to culture, which means oral hygiene […]