Dentists prescribe antibiotics after antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Doctors in the US and Europe are prescribing antibiotics after the introduction of superbugs resistant to several antibiotics, according to a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine.The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says more than 10 million prescriptions have been filled since the end of last year, with the …

How to die teeth

In the 1970s, the number of people dying of tooth decay rose by 30% and now there are nearly 20,000,000 Americans who are affected by tooth decay.It is estimated that one in five American adults have some level of tooth loss and there are over 100 million people worldwide who have tooth decay that is …