21 Dec
Study finds link between gum disease bacteria and rheumatoid arthritis risk

New research has suggested a link between gum disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Scientists have discovered that bacteria associated with gum disease could also increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis. Professor Felipe Andrade, from John Hopkins University, explained that the findings may bring us closer to establishing the root causes of…

14 Dec
A quarter of Brits would rather attempt DIY dental work than go to the dentist, survey shows

A new survey has revealed that a quarter of Brits has attempted DIY dental work as a result of a fear of going to the dentist. A poll, which involved 2,000 people, suggested that those living in the north western cities of Manchester and Liverpool were most likely to attempt…

05 Dec
Would you buy a Dyson toothbrush? Innovative inventor reveals latest project

When you hear the name Dyson, you probably think of hoovers, but that could be able to change. Sir James Dyson, one of the world’s most prolific inventors, has revealed that his latest project is a state of the art toothbrush. The Dyson firm, which is owned by the innovative…