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The Ultimate Guide to Teeth Whitening

How to whiten teeth, no matter your budget.

What Your Tongue Can Tell You About Your Health

You might just want to try this ancient Chinese diagnostic technique.

Two Floss Alternatives for Thread Haters

Because if you stop destroying your gums, you won't end up in that dreaded dental chair.

Can This Toothpaste Cure Allergies?

This allergen-loaded toothpaste may be the fix for your sneezing, sniffling, and itchy eyes.

10 Invisalign Truths to Know Before You Try

Brace yourself: Invisalign is a great solution for overbites and crooked teeth, but isn't right for everyone.

Does a Vegan Diet Lead to Cavities?

It has nothing to do with protein consumption.

Is Happy Hour Hurting Your Teeth?

We asked a dentist how to protect your teeth from happy hour-induced damage.

How to Whiten Teeth Naturally with Food

These good-for-you foods are bursting with nutritional benefits that can naturally whiten your teeth.

High-Tech Healthcare Changing the Doctor's Office

Temporary tattoos to monitor glucose? Self-diagnosing an earache at home? The days of boring healthcare are over.

Workout Distractions: What Your Teeth Are Telling You About Your Workout

Dry mouth? Extra-sensitive teeth? Here's what those symptoms mean.

Could Your Toothpaste Give You Cancer?

If you’re using this kind, you might want to head to CVS after work.

Red Wine May Prevent Cavities

Your merlot-stained smile could have an upside, researchers say.

Does Oil Pulling Really Work?

Before you jump on the oil-swishing trend in attempts to cure migraines, clear up acne, whiten teeth, and more, get the facts.

11 Things Your Mouth Can Tell You About Your Health

Yep, it's talking—and you may not be tuning in to some of its most important messages about the rest of your body.

How Often Do You Really Need to See the Doc?

A review of studies reveals more frequent health check-ups could be detrimental to your health.

Which Would You Rather Have: A Perfect Body or a Flawless Smile?

The results of a recent survey on this question may surprise you! See what women said and learn how to get a whiter smile.

5 DIY Health Checks that Could Save Your Life

No one is too busy for these easy tests that could save your life.

Could Your Electric Toothbrush Injure You?

A new alert from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns of potential safety concerns when it comes to using specific kinds electric toothbrushes, including chipped or broken teeth, cuts to the mouth and gums, swallowing and choking on broken pi

7 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

These common complaints may signal a serious health problem.

Another Perk to Weight Loss? Improved Gum Health!

Losing weight can improve a lot of things about your health: your cholesterol, you blood pressure, even your self confidence. But how about your smile? New research from the Journal of Periodontology has found that when people lose fat, they improve the h

10 Bad (Dental) Habits to Break

Dos and don'ts for healthy teeth and gums

5 Common Mouth Problems...and Solutions

We've tracked down answers to five of your most common oral-care questions.

Cosmetic Dentistry for Every Budget

Thinking about upgrading your grin? Whether you're looking to perk up your tooth color or straighten without braces, there are more options now than ever before.

Light Up Your Smile

Break the ten habits that can ruin your best asset.

The Drink That Can Give You a Healthier Grin

A glass a day could keep the dentist away.

The Downside of Diet Sodas

They may be good for your weight, but those sugar-free sodas aren't doing your smile any favors.