Oral health

Mouth Taping: What Is It, and Is It Actually Worth It? 

We wondered why some people are taping their mouths shut at night, and whether mouth breathing is really all that bad for you.

You May Want to Pay More Attention to Your Oral Health—Here’s What to Do

From brushes to floss to electrical gadgets, the oral health aisle is steadily expanding. Which products are really must-haves?

Home Remedies for Bad Breath Everyone Should Know

Is bad breath bogging you down? Here are some quick home remedies that will leave you feeling confident in no...

6 Myths About Mouthwash That Might Be Hurting Your Health

Mouthwash can help keep your gums and teeth healthy, but only if you use them properly. Here are expert tips...

How Often Should You Floss?

Experts share why you should floss, and what happens when you skip it. Plus, what determines how often you should...

This Is the Right Way to Floss Your Teeth

Flossing is essential for healthy teeth—if you have the right technique. Here's a step-by-step guide to proper flossing.

What to Know About the Benefits of Oil Pulling for Your Teeth

What is oil pulling, and does it offer any benefits beyond those you get from brushing your teeth? Here's what...

How to Stop Canker Sore Pain

If you're looking for remedies to stop the annoying ache of canker sores, these study-tested remedies might do the trick.

Why You Need To Start Taking Your Gum Health More Seriously

Experts advice on the silent signs you need to recognize and how to prevent against gum disease.

5 Signs You Need to See Your Dentist ASAP

Unfortunately, a lot of people ignore these major red flags.

6 Ways to Reduce Tooth Sensitivity

Sensitive teeth are not only painful, but they can also begin to interfere with your daily life. Here are six...

The 2017 Best Health Wellness Awards – Oral Health Products

Staying healthy and active is an ongoing commitment. That’s why the right products matter. You can trust these BH-approved oral...

Can You Avoid Dementia By Brushing Your Teeth?

The findings of a new study might motivate you to start brushing your teeth more.

How To Get Rid of Bad Breath, Once and For All

We asked two experts for their advice on battling bad breath.

4 Dental Issues and What They Reveal About Your Health

Don't give these common dental issues the brush-off, they're key to a healthy life

Fresh Breath Tips: 10 Ways to Get a Clean and Healthy Mouth

Roughly 80 percent of bad breath is caused by bacteria that lingers in your mouth. Here's how to get fresh...

Adult Orthodontics: Is It Too Late To Get Braces?

Toying with the idea of straightening your teeth? There have never been more options. Here's what you should know about...

Remedy Tooth Pain with All-Natural Clove Oil

Clove oil numbs and soothes the pain of toothaches, and is also used to treat respiratory and digestive ailments. It...

5 oral health problems, solved

You practise good oral hygiene but still find yourself plagued by canker sores, halitosis and gingivitis? Let's change that! Read...

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7 tips for your child’s first dentist visit

Here's how to give your kids an early ' and tear-free ' start to good oral health

Will using a straw save your teeth from stains and cavities?

We asked an expert for tips on maintaining a white smile, while still indulging in the occasional sugary drink

7 things that can ruin your teeth

Do you take good care of your teeth? Don't let your good oral hygiene go to waste by making one...

The latest breakthroughs in oral health

Science is making some pretty cool oral-health advances. Here's the latest

6 unusual ways to clean your teeth

Forgot to pack your toothbrush? Save your smile with these six simple teeth-cleaning secrets

7 ways your oral health affects your overall health

Poor oral health won't just lead to a toothless grin. Find out how the health of your mouth impacts the...

7 options for whiter teeth

There are a range of products that claim to whiten teeth ' but which one is best for you? Find...

5 bad oral health habits you need to break

Bad dental habits can be the cause of many mouth ailments'high dentist bills being just one of them. Here's why...

Oral health tips for your pet

Clean teeth are key to a pet's good health. Here's how to start your dog or cat on a daily...

5 ways green tea is good for your oral health

Could this popular hot drink actually be good for your mouth? Here are five ways green tea may benefit your...

What to expect at an oral cancer screening

Here's what to expect at your next dental appointment. Plus, tips for performing an oral cancer self-check