Dental Health

    Last Updated: August 16, 2022

    Dental health is concerned with the health of the mouth, teeth, and gums. Strategies for good dental health include regular toothbrushing, flossing, and visits to the dentist, as well as avoiding tobacco use and limiting the consumption of sugary foods and drinks.

    Dental Health falls under the Oral Health category.

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    1. Teeth Whitening - Soparkar P, Newman MBA clinical investigation to evaluate reduction in dental stain provided by the once-daily use of a breath mint or chewing gumCompend Contin Educ Dent.(2001 Jul)
    2. Teeth Whitening - Mankodi SM, Conforti N, Berkowitz HEfficacy of baking soda-containing chewing gum in removing natural tooth stainCompend Contin Educ Dent.(2001 Jul)
    3. Teeth Whitening - Soparkar P, Newman MBEffects of a Baking Soda Gum on extrinsic dental stain: results of a longitudinal 4-week assessmentCompend Contin Educ Dent.(2001 Jul)
    4. Salivary counts of Streptococcus mutans - Sevtap Alp, Zeliha Müge BakaEffects of probiotics on salivary Streptecoccus mutans and Lactobacillus levels in orthodontic patientsAm J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop.(2018 Oct)
    5. Salivary counts of Streptococcus mutans - Maryam Ghasempour, Seyyed Ali Asghar Sefdgar, Ali Akbar Moghadamnia, Reza Ghadimi, Samane Gharekhani, Leila ShirkhaniComparative study of Kefir yogurt-drink and sodium fluoride mouth rinse on salivary mutans streptococciJ Contemp Dent Pract.(2014 Mar 1)
    6. Salivary counts of Streptococcus mutans - Dilsah Cogulu et al.Potential effects of a multistrain probiotic-kefir on salivary Streptococcus mutans and Lactobacillus spp.J Dent Sci .()
    7. Dental Health Metrics - Uçkardeş Y, Tekçiçek M, Ozmert EN, Yurdakök KThe effect of systemic zinc supplementation on oral health in low socioeconomic level childrenTurk J Pediatr.(2009 Sep-Oct)
    8. Dental Health Metrics - Campus G, Cagetti MG, Cocco F, Sale S, Sacco G, Strohmenger L, Lingström PEffect of a sugar-free chewing gum containing magnolia bark extract on different variables related to caries and gingivitis: a randomized controlled intervention trialCaries Res.(2011)
    9. Dental Health Metrics - Walsh T, Worthington HV, Glenny AM, Marinho VC, Jeroncic AFluoride toothpastes of different concentrations for preventing dental caries.Cochrane Database Syst Rev.(2019-Mar-04)
    10. Dental Health Metrics - Valkenburg C, Van der Weijden F, Slot DEIs plaque regrowth inhibited by dentifrice?: A systematic review and meta-analysis with trial sequential analysis.Int J Dent Hyg.(2019-Feb)
    11. Dental Health Metrics - Chou R, Pappas M, Dana T, Selph S, Hart E, Fu RF, Schwarz EScreening and Interventions to Prevent Dental Caries in Children Younger Than 5 Years: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.JAMA.(2021-Dec-07)
    12. Dental Health Metrics - Benson PE, Parkin N, Dyer F, Millett DT, Germain PFluorides for preventing early tooth decay (demineralised lesions) during fixed brace treatment.Cochrane Database Syst Rev.(2019-Nov-17)
    13. Dental Health Metrics - He S, Choong EKM, Duangthip D, Chu CH, Lo ECMClinical interventions with various agents to prevent early childhood caries: A systematic review with network meta-analysis.Int J Paediatr Dent.(2023-Sep)
    14. Anxiety Symptoms - da Cunha RS, Amorim KS, Gercina AC, de Oliveira ACA, Dos Santos Menezes L, Groppo FC, Souza LMAHerbal medicines as anxiolytics prior to third molar surgical extraction. A randomized controlled clinical trial.Clin Oral Investig.(2021-Mar)
    15. Anxiety Symptoms - Dantas LP, de Oliveira-Ribeiro A, de Almeida-Souza LM, Groppo FCEffects of passiflora incarnata and midazolam for control of anxiety in patients undergoing dental extraction.Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal.(2017-Jan-01)