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Dental Health

Adhesion: Past, Present, and Future

Adhesion: Past, Present, and Future Dental adhesives

Dental adhesives, their past evolution, and their current state. Bonding agents were tentatively introduced in the early 1970s. Since then, the evolution of adhesive techniques has transformed the scope of dental practice. Arguably, the high impact of bonded, appearance-transforming dental restoratives has propelled the dental profession into its greatest prominence in history. In fact, most […]

Using Botox as a treatment of bruxism!

Botulin vs bruxism!   Therapeutic BOTOX, Using Botox as a treatment of bruxism!. The studies showed that botulinum toxin injections can reduce the frequency of bruxism events, decrease bruxism-induced pain levels and satisfy patients’ self-assessment with regard to the effectiveness of botulinum toxins on bruxism. In comparison with oral splint, botulinum toxins are equally effective […]

New technique helps researchers understand how acid damages teeth

how acid damages teeth

How Acid Damages Teeth – New technique The University of Surrey and the School of Dentistry at the University of Birmingham have developed a new technique to improve understanding of how acid damages teeth at the microstructural level. The researchers performed a technique called “in situ synchrotron X-ray microtomography” at Diamond Light Source, a special […]