Stopping harmful oral bacteria in its path is goal for Case Western Reserve researcher
... a common bacterium that's harmless in a mother's mouth
but can turn deadly when it reaches an unborn ... nucleatum , that creates havoc once it leaves the mouth
and enters the blood stream.
She has discovered ... connect with receptors on epithelial cells in the mouth
and later the endothelial cells of the placenta. ...
Dry mouth linked to prescription and over the counter drugs
... of dentists say patients complaining about dry mouth
are taking multiple medications, according to a ... sensitivity in one or more teeth) are also dry mouth
symptoms. Over time, xerostomia sufferers may ...
Approximately two-thirds consider dry mouth
to be a very serious condition, as it relates to ...
New treatment for receding gums: No pain, lots of gain
... to the gum tissue removed from the roof of the mouth
for use as a graft," he continued.
Traditional ... surgically excising tissue from the roof of the mouth
(the palate) to replace the gum tissue lost ... removing tissue from the roof of the mouth
extends recovery time and is a major source of ...
Watson Launches GELNIQUE(TM) (oxybutynin chloride) Gel 10%, First and Only Topical Gel for Overactive Bladder (OAB)
... be linked to unwanted side effects such as dry mouth
and constipation. In clinical trials, GELNIQUE users reported low levels of dry mouth
(6.9%) and constipation (1.3%).
In a Phase ... events (>2% and greater than placebo) were dry mouth
and application-site reactions (5.4%).
Acid Drinks Blamed for Increase in Tooth Erosion
... juices and soft drinks. Holding them in the mouth
to enjoy the flavor or the fizzing increases ... when you drink a large amount and hold it in your mouth
to savor the flavor," Pierson said.
Other ... public water use a fluoridated toothpaste and mouth
Another way to help stop erosion is to ...
New Data Presented at AUA's Annual Conference Prove GELNIQUE(TM) (oxybutynin chloride) 10% gel is an Effective, Safe Option for Female Overactive Bladder (OAB) Patients
... events (>2% and greater than placebo) were dry mouth
(7.4% vs. 2.8% for placebo) and application-site ... be linked to unwanted side effects such as dry mouth
and constipation. In clinical trials, GELNIQUE users reported low levels of dry mouth
(6.9%) and constipation (1.3%).
In a Phase ...
Survey shows Americans may be missing direct route to head and neck cancer care
... can save lives. Symptoms can include:
sore that bleeds easily and doesn't heal;
a lump or thickening anywhere in your mouth
soreness or swelling in the mouth
that doesn't go away;
prolonged hoarseness of ...
Acupuncture eases radiation-induced dry mouth in cancer patients
... debilitating symptoms of xerostomia - severe dry mouth
- among patients treated with radiation for head ... asking patients to rate the dryness of their mouth
and other related symptoms; and the Patient Benefit Questionnaire, inquiring about issues such as mouth
and tongue discomfort; difficulties in speaking, ...
NorthShore University HealthSystem Only Hospital in the Region to Use Incisionless Procedure to Reduce Weight Regain
... procedure uses instruments inserted through the mouth
to reduce the size of a patient’s stomach ... and surgical tools are inserted through the mouth
and into the stomach pouch. The tools are used to ... difficult. Revising the gastric pouch through the mouth
from the inside avoids these problems.”
Top Ten Budget Tips to Keep Your Teeth Healthy at Home
... the chance of enamel wear. Instead, swish your mouth
with water or chew sugar-free gum to activate your saliva and rid your mouth
of the acids that can damage your enamel.
... sugar and carbohydrates feed the bacteria in your mouth
that cause tooth decay. And sweet treats are not ...
Gallbladder removal through vagina offers minimally invasive alternative
In NOTES cases, surgeons use the vagina or mouth
in patients to remove organs such as the ... perform NOTES to remove a gallbladder through the mouth
of a patient in August 2007. They are the only ... performing gallbladder removal through both the mouth
and vagina, and will begin utilizing NOTES for a ...
Scientists develop new tool to improve oral hygiene
... dental product to identify plaque build-up in the mouth
before it is visible to the human eye.
The ... light at its tip, which, when shone around the mouth
and viewed through yellow glasses with a red ... tooth decay and plaque but these often stain the mouth
and taste unpleasant. The new product, known as ...
CAPHOSOL results in minimal oral mucositis and pain in head/neck cancer patients
... to occur below the surface of the skin in the mouth
(oral mucosa). Visible signs of oral mucositis ... of the mucosa. Oral mucositis can cause mouth
pain, xerostomia (dryness of the mouth
or throat), difficulty eating and drinking, as ...
Halloween Candy: It's Not How Much Kids Eat, It's When
... Prolonged exposure to acid in the mouth
is the culprit, pediatric dentist says ...
Cavities are most likely to develop when your mouth
is exposed to the acid created by bacteria during ... taking in other liquids that will help wash the mouth
out," he said.
But if you snack during the ...
Dental Crown in Mexico -- Medical Tourism Corporation Assists US Teen with Huge Savings
... Corporation arranged teenager Andy Gobienko's mouth
restoration dentistry in Mexico at fraction of ... of that in the US. The entire cost of Andy's mouth
restoration was not more than $1,500."
"Yes, the first day it hurt really bad. My mouth
was so sore. The next day it did hurt, but not ...
An Oral Approach to Heart Disease
... Researchers study interaction of mouth
bacteria and blood cells
THURSDAY, ... of the genes of streptococci often found in the mouth
has identified a number of proteins responsible ... a strong relationship between infection in the mouth
and gums and other things in your health, such as ...
Surgeons Use USGI Medical's EndoSurgical Operating System to Complete Live Incisionless Appendectomy at Leading NOTES Conference
... U.S. to remove a patient's
appendix through the mouth
in late March, his 22nd "incisionless ... EOS to close the gastrotomy
through the patient's mouth
following a NOTES appendectomy, another ... one of the body's
natural orifices, such as the mouth
or vagina, to remove a diseased organ
such as an ...
Batted Balls Threaten High School Baseball Players
... the very least, players should consider wearing mouth
guards, said study author Christy Collins, ... the players -- especially pitchers -- should wear mouth
guards to protect their teeth, Collins said.
... type of protective equipment, although we know mouth
guards are effective, and they're widely ...
FDA Approves AstraZeneca's Seroquel(R) for Maintenance Treatment in Bipolar Disorder
... for schizophrenia
and bipolar disorder were dry mouth
(9%-44% vs 3%-13%), sedation (30% vs
8%), ... in bipolar mania were somnolence (34% vs 9%), dry mouth
3%), asthenia (10% vs 4%), constipation ... in clinical trials for
schizophrenia were dry mouth
(12% vs 1%), constipation (6% vs 5%),
New Word of Mouth Research Finds Moms Buzzing About Brands
... pregnant and new moms have over 109
word of mouth
conversations per week about products, services ... and new moms engage
in one-third more word of mouth
conversations per day than the total public
or ... other moms.
The BabyCenter/Keller-Fay Word of mouth
Marketing Study, conducted in
the first quarter ...
Mouth Swab May One Day Diagnose Lung Cancer
... harmful genetic modifications in a total of 1,774 mouth
and lung tissue samples taken from 127 chronic ... of this kind was present almost equally in both mouth
and lung tissue. In theory, this makes oral ... between the molecular changes in the cells in the mouth
and the lungs. They're clearly correlated with ...
Turn that frown upside down -- healthy gums are something to smile about
... the patients smile: the horizontal width of the mouth
in millimeters, the open width of the mouth
in millimeters, and the number of teeth shown. In ... number of times the patient covered his or her mouth
while watching the segment. Individual ...
Watch Your Mouth: Michigan Association of Endodontists Offers Four Part Series on Keeping Your Teeth Healthy
... bacteria and their byproducts in the mouth
these diseases to worsen, which can, in ... heart problems may be made worse because the mouth
Medications can also have a ... tooth when chewing, but will keep
bacteria in the mouth
from entering the root canal system," he ...
The price paid for higher energy is highly dangerous to teeth
... very severe dental issues that would require full mouth
rehabilitation to correct, says Dr. Martin.
Use a straw positioned at the back of the mouth
so that the liquid avoids the teeth
Rinse the mouth
with water after drinking acidic beverages
The Disappearing Toothbrush: Survey Reveals Kids' Top Excuses to Avoid Brushing
... protects teeth against cavities and cleans
beyond brushing alone. It works like a magnet to ... -- leaving proof in the
sink of a cleaner mouth
for parents and kids to see.
"Every day I treat ... to protect teeth against cavities and clean the mouth
brushing alone. It works like a magnet to ...
A Reminder to Parents: Early Dental Visits Essential to Children's Health
... are particularly susceptible to tooth decay.
Any child involved in a recreational ... should wear a
mouth guard. There are "stock" mouth
guards available in stores and a
better-fitting ... by your dentist. Ask your
dentist about using a mouth
National Children's Dental Health ...
FDA Approves ASMANEX (R) TWISTHALER(R) (Mometasone Furoate Inhalation Powder) for the Once Daily Maintenance Treatment of Asthma in Children Ages 4-11
... the airways that
transport air from the nose and mouth
to the lungs.(1)(5) Asthma symptoms,
such as ... or trauma, they may need steroids by mouth
Inhaled steroids including ASMANEX ... of the mouth. Patients should rinse their mouth
Patients should contact ...
American Tailgaters Association, ESPN's Sean Salisbury and George Foreman Unite in the Fight Against Pediatric Cancers Around Super Bowl XLII
... ESPN analyst and
former NFL Quarterback. "The Big mouth
Dreams Come True Foundation is
dedicated to ... of us can do."
About the Sean Salisbury Big mouth
Dreams Come True Foundation
Founded by Sean ... quarterback and current ESPN NFL
analyst, the Big mouth
Dreams Come True project has been established ...
Owners Reminded That Pets Need Dental Care, Too
... Emerging science is showing that the mouth
is a window into the health
of the human body ... and oral exams. This
protocol for a healthy mouth
doesn't simply apply to humans. Many pet
owners ... or chewing habits, pawing at the face and mouth
and depression. If
inflammation of the gum is ...
Tooth Decay Is Kids' Stuff
... parents need to teach their children that a clean mouth
is just as desirable as clean ears or hands or ... But if left to decay, those teeth can fill the mouth
with bacteria that could harm the permanent teeth ... how to brush and floss and also how to keep their mouth
clean by watching what they eat.
This care can ...
California Dental Hygienists Offer Health Tips for Weekend Warriors & Fitness Buffs
... Offer Advice on Everything from Sports Drinks to mouth
GLENDALE, Calif., Oct. 23 ... racing or working out to rinse the mouth
after you consume a gel, drink, or bar. ... casual weekend warrior should
invest in a plastic mouth
"It's a small price to pay to protect ...
Oral Sex Implicated in Some Throat and Neck Cancers
... may also be at the root of many cancers of the mouth
and throat, new research suggests.
Although ... the rate of certain cancers in the throat and mouth
hasn't dropped, according to research published ... up to 50 percent of nonsmokers with throat and mouth
cancers were infected with HPV, according to the ...
Kansas Delegation: GAO Report Short on Expertise, Long on Errors; NBAF Critical to Protect Nation's Food Supply
... the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) analysis of whether Foot and mouth
Disease (FMD) research can be conducted as safely on the mainland as on ... the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) analysis of whether Foot and mouth
Disease (FMD) research can be conducted as safely on the mainland as on ...
Pre-chewed Food Could Transmit HIV
... in the three cases suggests that one factor aiding such transmission was mouth
bleeding in the caregiver, as well as in the infant due to teething or ... studied, HIV transmission was likely enabled by bleeding gums or open mouth
"Importantly, this report does not challenge the accepted ...
Los Angeles Cosmetic Dentist Sam Muslin's Breakthrough Procedure: Face Lift Dentistry
... technologies to ensure the complete health and optimal appearance of the mouth
Los Angeles cosmetic dentist Sam Muslin, DDS, MAGD, ... their Dental Face Lift has had a huge impact on their life. When their mouth
is in perfect shape, they look and feel younger and healthier. Each Dental ...
SoundBite(TM) Hearing System by Sonitus Medical Receives First Acceptance for Publication in Otology & Neurotology Journal
Sonitus Medical is developing a nearly invisible In The mouth
(ITM) hearing and communication platform that relies on the principle of ... Relying on the principle of bone conduction, this nearly invisible in the mouth
(ITM) hearing communication platform is initially intended as a simple and ...
Hispanic Dental Association and Oral Health America Celebrate National Smile Month, June 1-30
... that families and caregivers understand the importance of caring for our mouth
as a part of every family's daily routine," said Beth Truett, President ... special needs, this means taking the time to help them maintain a healthy mouth
in a healthy body."
National Smile Month will be launched at the Dr. ...
Healthy Gums and a Healthy Heart: The Perio-Cardio Connection
... released clinical recommendations encourage cardiologists to examine the mouth
and periodontists to ask questions about heart health
CHICAGO, June 1 ... that physicians managing patients with cardiovascular disease evaluate the mouth
for the basic signs of periodontal disease such as significant tooth loss, ...
Male or female? Coloring provides gender cues
... his Universit de Montral team found the luminescence of the eyebrow and mouth
region is vital in rapid gender discrimination.
"As teenagers, ... says Dupuis-Roy. "However, it is the opposite for the mouth. A woman's mouth
is usually redder. Our brain interprets this characteristic as female." ...
National study finds youth baseball-related injuries down 25 percent
... breakaway bases, helmets with properly-fitted face shields, mouth
guards and reduced-impact safety baseballs have all been shown to reduce ... the number of baseball-related injuries should continue to decrease. mouth
guards, in particular, should be more widely used in youth baseball."