Content about Periodontology

March 20, 2013

Sunstar Gum has introduced a new size of Proxabrush Go-Betweens Cleaners to help consumers prevent periodontal disease.

February 6, 2013

OraHealth has introduced a new treatment for dry mouth, the company said.

January 18, 2013

DenTek has created the new Scrub Betweens dental pick to help remove plaque and food particles that get between teeth.

August 1, 2012

Disposable dental flosser maker Plackers has expanded its porfolio with the launch of its new GentleSlide flossers.

February 16, 2012

Oral blood samples drawn from periodontal inflammation can be used to measure HbA1C levels, a factor that indicates a patient's diabetes status, according to a New York University study.

November 15, 2011

In support of National Diabetes Month, Colgate Total is donating $100,000 to help support Stop Diabetes, a movement launched by the American Diabetes Association to help educate and increase awareness of the link between oral health and diabetes.

October 18, 2011

In a four- to 12-week period, power brushes with oscillating-rotating technology, pioneered by Oral-B, reduce plaque and gingivitis more than power brushes that move laterally from side-to-side, known as sonic, according to the Cochrane Collaboration, an independent healthcare research group.

September 13, 2011

Procter & Gamble’s Crest Pro-Health brand is looking to educate older adults about the importance of gum health during the second annual National Gingivitis Awareness Month this September by partnering with actress, author and health advocate Marilu Henner.

August 11, 2011

A lot of prescription and OTC medications carry the side effect of dry mouth, and while it usually is a mere nuisance that quickly passes, its severe forms can increase the risk of mouth sores, infections and tooth decay, especially among elderly patients.

July 20, 2011

A visit to the dentist may offer a chance to catch prediabetes or diabetes in patients unaware that they have it, according to a new study.

March 23, 2011

Procter & Gamble's Crest Pro-Health portfolio now includes the new Invigorating Clean toothpaste and mouth rinse.

February 2, 2011

In an effort to educate and encourage natural product users to take a more holistic approach to oral care regimens, Nature's Gate will partner with Radius toothbrushes during the month of February to offer discounts on both brands' products via each other's websites.

November 29, 2010

Crest Oral-B is recognizing registered dental hygienists who go above and beyond the call of duty with the new Pros in the Profession award program. The brand also has introduced the new Clinical Pro-Health System for gingivitis.

November 11, 2010

In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, Colgate Total is offering consumers tips to build good...

October 28, 2010

Many active diabetes managers have not changed their oral care habits since being diagnosed, despite...

September 15, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Crest and Oral-B brands have kicked off National Gingivitis Awareness Month and...

August 9, 2010

A new study has found that chewing gum with Persica extracts may fight bacteria and...

July 19, 2010

Water Pik, a developer and manufacturer of personal healthcare products, has developed the new Waterpik...

May 17, 2010

A new Listerine docummercial narrated by award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris is hitting the airwaves....

May 12, 2010

A new study to be published in the latest issue of The Cochrane Library found...

February 23, 2010

In recognition of American Heart Month, a national coalition for women with heart disease and...

November 18, 2007

Colgate-Palmolive has teamed up with Aetna to educate Aetna members about the association between oral...

September 30, 2007

Recognizing the associations between oral health and overall health, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, the American Dental...

© 2014 Drug Store News. All Rights Reserved.