Oral Health Resource Center

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Oral Health and Cancer

Poor oral health and lack of dental care could be independent risk factors for upper-aerodigestive tract cancer.

Tonsillectomy Complications in Adults

About 20% of adults undergoing tonsillectomy experience complications, according to new study.

Personality Predicts Later Dental Health

Personality measurements can be useful tools in predicting which young adult patients will have poor health, including dental health, in middle age

Little Science Behind Oil Pulling

Experts are skeptical about the oral health benefits of oil pulling.

Dental Risk ID'ed in Primary Care

An interdisciplinary evidence-based risk assessment model for dental caries management improved oral health care in the pediatric primary care setting.

Fluoride Toothpaste for Children

Children should begin using toothpaste with fluoride as soon as they get their first tooth, according to updated ADA guidelines.

Dental Extraction Pre-Cardiac Surgery

For patients with planned dental extraction before cardiac surgery, there is a risk of major adverse outcomes and death before surgery.

Coupons and Patient Assistance

Pass along free prescription and OTC drug coupons, vouchers, and rebates to help reduce your patients' healthcare costs.


Weight Gain in Children Post-Tonsil Removal Surgery

Younger children and those with lower pre-surgery weight percentiles are most likely to gain more weight than expected following adenotonsillectomy.

Complications for One in Five Adults Undergoing Tonsillectomy

About 20% of adults undergoing tonsillectomy experience complications.

Evidence for Health Benefits of Vitamin D

Evidence is lacking for the associations between vitamin D and health outcomes in one study, but another found that lower levels of circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D correlate with increased mortality.

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