Tooth repair, dental care, and antibiotics: Who is using which?

More than 1.6 million people worldwide have tooth abscesions, according to a recent survey.In some cases, the cause of tooth loss is unknown, and in others, the disease is treatable with antibiotics.A new study published in the Lancet medical journal suggests that some antibiotics, such as trimethoprim, may be to blame.It is possible that antibiotics …