South Florida Dentist Dr. Craig Spodak Recommends Artificial Sweetener Xylitol to Help Prevent Cavities
By chewing gum with the artificial sweetener Xylitol, consumers can help to prevent cavities.
Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 8, 2009 -- Cavities are a persistent problem for children and adults, but aside from regular brushing, flossing and dental check-ups, a good way t...
Keeping Kids Cavity-Free Before They're Ever Born: CariFree Believes Xylitol Could be This Generation's Answer
One Oregon company, Oral BioTech, is embracing this new research on xylitol
with a xylitol-rich line of products for both adults and children. Part of the motivation for these products has been the relative lack of effectiveness of our previous generations' use of available homecare products.
New Weapon Emerges to Fight Kids' Cavities
syrup may protect baby teeth from decay, much like...y News) -- A syrup containing the sugar substitute xylitol
helps prevent tooth decay in baby teeth, according...teeth.
In the new study, researchers tested the xylitol
syrup in 94 children, 9 months to 15 months old, i...
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Releases New Perinatal and Infant Oral Health Guidelines
...cups can help prevent the transmission of cavity-causing bacteria.
gum : Recent evidence suggests the use of xylitol
chewing gum (four pieces per day by the mother) can decrease a child's cari...
AVMA's Top Ten List on Holiday Pet Health
...er's chocolate being
the most deadly.
-- Avoid sweets. A study reported in the Journal of the American
Veterinary Medical Association in 2006 linked xylitol
-- a common sweetener
in baked goods, candy and chewing gum-with liver failure and death in dogs.
-- Give your pet healthy holiday snacks. Recipes a...
Ohio Dental Association Foundation Again Awards Over $60,000 in Dental Education Grants and Scholarships Across Ohio
...nce to future dental
professionals in Ohio, the ODAF awarded $20,000 in grants to Ohio community
oral health programs. These programs include:
for Caries Prevention in Inner City Children, $5,000, CWRU School of Dental Medicine -- Pack A Smile, $3,000, statewide educational program for...
A Sweet Way to Shield Baby's Teeth
... Syrup containing sugar substitute xylitol
actually helps prevent cavities, researchers say
...and the Marshall Islands, in the South Pacific.
has long been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug A... percent of the children who did not receive daily xylitol
Milgrom was expected to present t...
Topical oral syrup prevents early childhood caries
...arly 76% of the children in the group who received xylitol
were free of tooth decay by the end
of the study, ...iences at the University of Washington, Seattle.
can be administered in the form of chewing gum, lo...comparable group that did not receive treatment.
is a five-carbon sugar alcohol that is used as a s...
Tom's of Maine Introduces a Patent-Pending New Formula with the Launch of its Natural Clean & Gentle Care and Sensitive Care Toothpastes
... brushing experience!"
Tom's of Maine's new Clean & Gentle Care offers a variety of benefits:
-- Soothing brushing experience -- We've added xylitol
(from birch trees or corn), gentle glycerin, and organic aloe for their soothing properties.
-- Mild natural flavor -- Delicious natur...
Looking For Some Sweet and Healthy Stocking Stuffers?
... CA Dental Hygienists Recommend Sweetener xylitol
to Prevent Tooth Decay
GLENDALE, Calif., Dec. ...sweetener can actually help to prevent decay."
is available in chewing gum (be sure xylitol
is the first
ingredient listed), mints, toothpaste...