Dental anxiety prevents hundreds of people from visiting the dentist each year. Recent research suggests that this fear might do more than keep you out of the chair. Increased dental anxiety might also impact your sleep quality, and inadequate rest might further increase your fear. Sedation dentistry can calm […]
According to a new study, by the time they reach age 70, rich people have 8 more teeth than poor. This insight from a British study confirms something we talked about in relation to water fluoridation: class plays a major role in protecting your teeth.
A Collaborative Study
The study, published in the Journal […]
When Daniel Fishkin developed tinnitus preparing for his senior music recital at Bard College, he saw it as a betrayal. "I used to think of sound as a neutral phenomenon, and I used to think of music as a benevolent force," he said, "Now music can be quite threatening, something not to be trusted." Indeed, […]