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Ancient Egyptian Mummy Reveals Man Who Died From Mouthful of Cavities

By | Wed, 10/10/2012 - 12:38

If you have a toothache and are dreading a visit to the dentist, perhaps looking at an Ancient Egyptian mummy will provoke a change of heart.

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Japanese Scientists Develop Ultra Thin Teeth Wrap that Prevents Cavities and Tooth Decay

By | Mon, 09/17/2012 - 11:28

Japanese scientists have developed an ultra-thin material that can protect teeth from decay and restore tooth enamel. The material can be wrapped around the teeth to prevent the growth of bacteria, AFP reports.