When someone sits down in my chair and the first thing they say is: "I hate the Dentist". What! Really? Did your parents not teach you manners? Or even tell you that its impolite to tell someone you hate them the moment you meet them? What I really want to say back is, "Awe, [...]
False teeth have been around as early as 700 B.C. when the Etruscans made false teeth out of ivory and bone.
Human teeth were once also used for dentures. Poor people would often pull their own teeth and sell them for money. However, this type of denture soon rotted. Rich people preferred teeth of silver, gold, or mother of pearl. During medieval times, the practice of dentistry was mostly confined to tooth extractions. Replacing lost or [...]
We will never be able to teach our dogs and cats to brush their teeth but there are some preventative measures you can use to keep their dental health in check. In the wild, animal's teeth are kept clean and tartar-free thanks to the raw animals they eat. As unappetizing as it may sound, the [...]