Teeth

Indian Teenager Has 232 Teeth Removed In ‘World Record' Surgery

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK

Surgeons have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager. Ashik Gavai was admitted to JJ Hospital in Mumbai last week with swelling in...

This Will Make Fillings A Thing Of The Past

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

No one relishes a trip to the dentist, especially when the phrase 'you've got a filling' is uttered. That only means one thing: the high-pitched whine...

10 Foods That Are Making Your Teeth Sensitive

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Over half of the population suffer from sensitive teeth, meaning some foods, no matter how scrummy, are just not comfortable to eat. Ice-cream is ...

If You Don't Know What A Tattooth Is, You're Not Down With The Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here's something that may make you rethink all the times you rolled your eyes at grills and gold teeth: tooth tattoos. Also called 'tatteeth', den...

All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth

Sadie Brown | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sadie Brown

On my wish lists each year, sometimes every six months depending on how things are going, 'Hollywood teeth' always feature along with the ususal suspects: some rock hard abdominals, a book deal, and a Cartier Love bracelet, one must dream.

10 Tips for Achieving a Kissable Smile

Eden Blackman | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Eden Blackman

So you've planned your gorgeous outfit, had a lovely romantic evening and then, as you lean into the kiss...you stop! What's that smell? What's that on his tooth? The moment's ruined! Nobody wants that to happen now, do they?!

Looking After Older Dogs

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Marc Lee Abraham

Just like us, all dogs slow down with age, being less keen to exercise, putting on weight, most likely a combination of both. Moods vary greatly from being needier, to much less friendly, sometimes preferring to be just left alone.

WATCH: Cavities Could Lower Head And Neck Cancer Risk

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Adults with poor dental health could be less at risk from head and neck cancer, according to a recent study. Researchers from the State University ...

Don't Forget Your Toothbrush: Oral Hygiene Linked to Dementia

Dr Paul Zollinger-Read | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Paul Zollinger-Read

Not only does regular brushing help keep your teeth and gums healthy, it may also hold some protection against a number of chronic disease, with the latest research pointing the toothbrush at Alzheimer's disease.

How To Transform Your Teeth In Just 10 Days

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

I don’t know when it began exactly, but there came a point around my late teens where I began noticing my teeth were starting to turn yellow. As ...

7 Of The Worst Foods For Attacking Your Teeth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle

This week HuffPost UK Lifestyle were fascinated to read a feature by our partners in America, which highlighted that many foods we like to snack on ar...

Was Giant Croc Decapitated By A Shark? Mystery As Head Washes Up

Caters | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK

The discovery of a giant decapitated crocodile's head on a South African beach has sparked fears a huge shark could be on the prowl. A 90-second ...

Coconut Oil Fights Tooth Decay

PA | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Coconut oil fights tooth decay and could find its way into toothpaste and mouthwash, research suggests. Scientists found that when the oil was trea...

Could This Keep Your Teeth Cavity Free?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A new chemical has been developed that could potentially make human teeth ‘cavity proof’ thanks to its ability to wipes out all bacteria that caus...

Are Your Brushing Habits Risking Your Health?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Poor oral hygiene may increase risk of cancer death, scientists claim. An increased amount of dental plaque has been linked to premature cancer dea...

Are Dentists 'Misleading Patients' About NHS Entitlements?

PA | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK

Dentists may be deliberately misleading their patients about their NHS entitlements to prompt them to pay for private care, a watchdog has said. Ha...

WATCH: Dog Vs. Toothbrush

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Comedy

You'd think in a fight between a dog and an electric toothbrush that the dog would win. And yet, in this case, that's just not what happened, with the...

Half Of British Women 'Can't Afford' Dentist

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 27.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Half of British women don’t go to the dentist more frequently because they can’t afford it, a new poll by Simplyhealth suggests. Cost was the p...

Healthy Teeth, Healthy Heart, Say Experts

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Regular trips to the dentist could help keep more than just your teeth in good health. Health experts from the Veterans General Hospital in Taipei, fo...

Before And After: Tulisa's Gleaming New X Factor Smile

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 18.10.2011 | UK Style

Looks like Tulisa's X Factor style overhaul is complete, as she showed off a gleaming new smile on the red carpet yesterday. The new judge couldn't...