Oral Care Articles

The history of oral hygiene products

The history of oral hygiene products: how far have we come in 6000 years?
Stuart Fischman

The Pros and Cons of Fluoridation

Fluoride is the ionic form of fluorine, the thirteenth most abundant element in the earth’s crust. It is released into the environment naturally in both water and air.

Bad Breath? Or Halitosis?

Halitosis can cause significant worry, embarrassment, and anxiety but it is relatively easy to remedy.

Abrasion, Polishing, Stain removal of your Toothpaste

To evaluate, using conventional in vitro procedures, the abrasivity, enamel polishing properties, and stain removal effectiveness of various commercial dentifrices that have a variety of compositions and are marketed for cleaning, whitening, and/or polishing capabilities, and to examine their relationships between stain removal and abrasivity.

Protected by a safe toothpaste Abrasivity

Dental professionals hear a lot of opinions about toothpaste abrasivity. There are misunderstandings about the meaning of relative dentin abrasion (RDA) values and what they convey about the safety of a toothpaste.