• Approximately 60% of patients presenting to dentists with erosive tooth wear have significant gastroesophageal reflux (GERD), despite minor reflux symptoms. (biomedcentral.com)
  • No longitudinal studies of reflux-associated erosive tooth wear and of reflux characteristics have been reported to date. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The aim of this study was to characterize the longitudinal course of GERD and of associated erosive tooth wear, as well as factors predictive of its progression, in a large group of patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Seventy-two patients presenting to dentists with clinically significant erosive tooth wear and increased esophageal acid exposure by 24-h multichannel intraluminal pH-impedance measurement (MII-pH) were re-assessed clinically and by MII-pH after 1 year treatment with esomeprazole 20 mg twice-daily. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Predictive factors for erosive tooth wear were assessed by logistic regression. (biomedcentral.com)
  • At follow-up, no further progression in erosive tooth wear was observed in 53 (74%) of patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • None of the baseline demographic, clinical, endoscopic or esophageal acid exposure characteristics were significantly associated with progression of erosive tooth wear at follow-up. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In this longitudinal study in patients with erosive tooth wear and oligosymptomatic GERD receiving esomeprazole for one year, erosive tooth wear did not progress further in the majority of patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • MII-pH measurements on-PPI and with healthy controls will be useful in the further elucidation of the causal role of reflux in erosive tooth wear. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Advanced erosive tooth wear leads to functional compromise, oral symptoms and disfigurement. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This further substantiated the frequent association between GERD and erosive tooth wear, after exclusion of other causes of erosion, such as frequent vomiting, increased ingestion of acidic food or drink and bruxism. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Once erosive tooth wear is established, prevention of further loss of dental tissue is important, not only because of the high cost of the necessary dental work, but also because of the common sequelae of oral hypersensitivity, functional and aesthetic impairment. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Once clinically manifest, erosive tooth wear is currently not reversible. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In this article we present single-centre, follow-up data regarding GERD characteristics using MII-pH and erosive tooth wear progression in a large cohort of patients receiving standardised PPI treatment, based on the hypothesis that reflux would not significantly change over time and that standard PPI doses would prevent further progression of erosions. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Other signs include increased salivation, inflammation or bleeding around the gum line, severe calculus buildup, missing or fractured/broken teeth, and uncharacteristic malaise. (healthypawspetinsurance.com)
  • Vet visits should occur annually, teeth cleaning should be a regular deal, and do your best to look out for those subtle signs that your kitty may not be feeling well. (healthypawspetinsurance.com)
  • A recent study found that using coconut oil could prevent tooth decay, but there's no science to support it leaving a sparkle. (webmd.com)
  • Society for General Microbiology: "Coconut Oil Could Combat Tooth Decay. (webmd.com)
  • Many children experience painful tooth decay which can lead to the tooth/teeth being extracted. (cochrane.org)
  • Even if teeth are not extracted the tooth decay may be distressing, be expensive to treat and may involve children and their carers having time off school and work. (cochrane.org)
  • Toothpastes containing at least 1000 parts per million (ppm) fluoride are effective at preventing tooth decay in children, which supports the current international standard level recommended. (cochrane.org)
  • Caries ( dental decay ) is a disease of the hard tissues of the teeth caused by an imbalance, over time, in the interactions between cariogenic bacteria in dental plaque and fermentable carbohydrates (mainly sugars). (cochrane.org)
  • In addition to tooth decay, your dentist can provide insight about teething irritation, gum disease, and prolonged thumb or pacifier sucking. (prnewswire.com)
  • Brandon Shaw: He gave test subjects three different versions of portrait photos before, once he had whitened the teeth of the persons shown by image editing, once provided with signs of decay and once left natural. (amazonaws.com)
  • The prevalence of untreated tooth decay in primary teeth was 10% among children aged 2-5 years and 16% among those 6-8 years, reflecting a 10 percentage point decrease in both groups since 1999-2004. (cdc.gov)
  • The prevalence of untreated tooth decay was 10%, which was about a 10 percentage point decrease since 1999-2004 (21%) (Table 2). (cdc.gov)
  • The prevalence of untreated tooth decay was 16% (Table 6), which was a reduction of 11 percentage points since 1999-2004. (cdc.gov)
  • The best ways to battle decay and keep your teeth in top form are to practice good oral hygiene, eat right, and see your dentist regularly. (webmd.com)
  • Proper diet is necessary for the development and maintenance of sound teeth, especially sufficient calcium, phosphorus, and vitamins D and C. The most common disorder that affects the teeth is dental caries (tooth decay). (factmonster.com)
  • A widely accepted explanation of the process of tooth decay is that salivary bacteria convert carbohydrate particles in the mouth into lactic acid, which attacks the enamel, dentin, and, if left untreated, the pulp of the teeth. (factmonster.com)
  • Even in situations in which no obvious communication exists between the mouth and the impacted third molar there may be enough communication to initiate dental caries (tooth decay). (wikipedia.org)
  • The report has come as a shock to many as tooth decay is preventable. (news-medical.net)
  • A commonly held belief among the general public is orthodontic treatment will prevent future tooth decay. (news-medical.net)
  • In the U.S., many dentists and oral surgeons believe that impacted wisdom teeth that are not causing any apparent problems should be taken out as a preventative measure, to reduce the risk of infection, gum disease , and tooth decay. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Brushing your teeth too hard after you vomit can also contribute to tooth decay. (healthline.com)
  • Bingeing on sugary foods and sodas can also contribute to tooth decay. (healthline.com)
  • It also protects your teeth against decay. (healthline.com)
  • Dry mouth can also damage the teeth because saliva washes the away bacteria that cause tooth decay. (healthline.com)
  • Having dry mouth can make existing tooth decay from bulimia even worse. (healthline.com)
  • The teeth and mouth are at high risk for infection and decay, which can be painful and unsightly. (healthline.com)
  • However, this is normally only done when a child has already started to show signs of tooth decay. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Tooth decay is now quite common, and many children will need to have fillings by the time they reach their teens. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Another issue is tooth decay. (healthline.com)
  • Unfortunately, baby teeth are at a higher risk of decay. (healthline.com)
  • For those of you that don't know dental amalgam is a filling material used by dentists designed to fill the cavities caused by tooth decay. (selfgrowth.com)
  • I guess unknowingly having been under so much stress lately, I have begun grinding my teeth and can see the decay/flattening visibly. (medhelp.org)
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 91% of adults (PDF) have tooth decay, and nearly half of adults have periodontal disease, an advanced form of gum disease caused by overgrowth of bacteria-filled plaque on teeth. (cnn.com)
  • However, if the tooth is damaged by decay or trauma, the nerve fibers inside the tooth may respond to external stimuli and when they are, you are sure to feel pain. (washington.edu)
  • Crowns require more tooth structure to be removed, hence, they cover a larger portion of the tooth than veneers. (angelfire.com)
  • Crowns provide protection around the entire tooth and are generally indicated for teeth that have sustained significant loss of structure or have a high risk for fracture. (angelfire.com)
  • Crowns may be placed on natural teeth or dental implants. (angelfire.com)
  • Bad habits, such as grinding and clenching your teeth, chewing ice, and/or fingernail-biting may greatly reduce the life of your crowns. (angelfire.com)
  • Unlike gold crowns, porcelain can be matched to your adjacent teeth. (angelfire.com)
  • The main disadvantage is that the color match to natural teeth is not quite as lifelike as with ceramic crowns. (angelfire.com)
  • There is also a higher degree of wear to the opposing teeth than with gold or resin crowns. (angelfire.com)
  • They also tend to wear opposing teeth a little more than gold or resin crowns. (angelfire.com)
  • Through caries holes, leaky fillings or crowns, the bleach can penetrate deeper into the tooth, irritate the nerve and cause pain. (amazonaws.com)
  • Teeth cleanings, replacement crowns, tooth restorations, and root planing can all lead to some short-term tooth sensitivity. (webmd.com)
  • Some dental restorations like crowns, bridges, or implants may help improve the appearance and function of teeth. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Sports accidents may also mean that young teenagers need broken or damaged teeth to be corrected with crowns. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Total tooth loss among adults aged 65 or older decreased by more than 30% from 27% in 1999-2004 to 17% in 2011-2016. (cdc.gov)
  • Oral Health Surveillance Report: Trends in Dental Caries and Sealants, Tooth Retention, and Edentulism, United States, 1999-2004 to 2011-2016. (cdc.gov)
  • White teeth radiate health and competence. (amazonaws.com)
  • 1. Teeth Whitening TreatmentsIf you would like to have lovely clean, white teeth then teeth whitening treatments may be for you. (slideshare.net)
  • One of the most talked about debut novels of all time, White Teeth is a funny, generous, big-hearted novel, adored by critics and readers alike. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Her first novel, White Teeth, was the winner of The Whitbread First Novel Award, The Guardian First Book Award, The James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, and The Commonwealth Writers' First Book Award. (penguin.co.uk)
  • For example, most people believe that totally white teeth are thegoal. (slideshare.net)
  • Porcelain veneers are another cosmetic procedure that can fix the gaps in between your front teeth. (answers.com)
  • Incisors - these are your 4 front teeth on the top and bottom jaw. (www.nhs.uk)
  • You will see six incisors on the top and bottom (these are the smaller front teeth located between the large fang-like canines). (akc.org)
  • They fixed my front teeth for 200 a pop and they look totally natural. (topix.com)
  • Generally, babies get their bottom front teeth (central incisors) first. (healthline.com)
  • Although none of the trials included in the review looked at fluorosis or mottling of the children's teeth, fluorosis may be an unwanted result of using fluoride toothpaste in young children and a Cochrane review on this topic has also been published. (cochrane.org)
  • A new study has found that scanning children's teeth could help to predict their risk of developing mental health problems later in life. (news-medical.net)
  • Like Arora, Pauling had been involved with studies that examined metals in children's teeth-research that set him on a path to opposition to nuclear weapons, work that won him a Nobel Peace Prize in 1962, eight years after he won the Nobel for chemistry. (scientificamerican.com)
  • There are dozens of Tooth Fairy-inspired children's books and a cottage industry of products, from pillows and tooth banks to porcelain and silver tooth boxes. (latimes.com)
  • The Tooth Fairy puts children's focus on what they are gaining, as opposed to what they have lost. (latimes.com)
  • Your mouth and teeth form your smile, which is often the first thing people notice when they look at you. (kidshealth.org)
  • The mouth is also essential for speech: The tongue (which also allows us to taste) enables us to form words with the help of our lips and teeth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Read on to find out how each aspect of the mouth and teeth plays a role in our daily lives. (kidshealth.org)
  • Incisors are the squarish, sharp-edged teeth at the front and middle of the mouth. (kidshealth.org)
  • With the help of the teeth - which provide structural support for the face muscles - the mouth also forms a frown and other expressions that show on your face. (kidshealth.org)
  • The mouth - especially the teeth, lips, and tongue - is essential for speech. (kidshealth.org)
  • With the lips and tongue, teeth help form words by controlling air flow out of the mouth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Here's how each aspect of the mouth and teeth plays an important role in our daily lives. (kidshealth.org)
  • You could switch to a soft-bristled brush, use a toothpaste for sensitive teeth, or try a mouth rinse with fluoride. (webmd.com)
  • Treatments for teeth grinding (bruxism) include using mouth guards or mouth splints, and therapy. (www.nhs.uk)
  • If you grind your teeth while you're asleep, it may help to wear a mouth guard or mouth splint at night. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Mouth guards and splints even out the pressure across your jaw and create a physical barrier between your upper and lower teeth to protect them from further damage. (www.nhs.uk)
  • A mouth splint is made from harder plastic and fits precisely over your upper or lower teeth. (www.nhs.uk)
  • They're no more effective than mouth guards in reducing the symptoms of teeth grinding . (www.nhs.uk)
  • Call your health care provider if an infant with natal teeth develops a sore tongue or mouth, or other symptoms. (medlineplus.gov)
  • I have a four month old Golden Retriever who, it seems, was born with a mouth full of razor sharp puppy teeth. (akc.org)
  • Aside from the possible constant pain Washington endured from his bad teeth, he stayed on a constant life quest to (simply said) - have teeth in his mouth. (snopes.com)
  • The human mouth normally does not have room for 32 teeth, which includes the four wisdom teeth, so if wisdom teeth do come through, they may cause crowding, infections, ear pain, and swelling. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • What is remarkable is that even though the cell environments of the embryo and adult jaw are quite different, embryonic immature teeth can deveop normally in the adult mouth. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Test to make sure that the foil "U" fits in your mouth with enough excess foil to mold around your top row of teeth. (ehow.com)
  • Teenagers can also now have orthodontist work to correct any teeth that are overlapping or badly aligned in the mouth. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • And scientists now know that birds evolved from theropod dinosaurs , carnivorous beasts such as Tyrannosaurus rex , which had a mouth full of sharp teeth. (livescience.com)
  • Rub your finger over the dog's teeth and gums for about 15 seconds to get the dog used to having something in his mouth. (petfinder.com)
  • Incisors are chisel-shaped teeth found in the front of the mouth and have a flat apical surface for cutting food into smaller bits. (innerbody.com)
  • I had 4 upper teeth remove in the front of my mouth its been four day and I am still hurting? (drugs.com)
  • One side of my mouth is swollen back by my wisdom teeth how can I fix it? (drugs.com)
  • In Theron's case, it's because she strained so hard while training to play a woman who takes out countless men with punches, kicks, elbows, etc., that she clenched her mouth and cracked two back teeth, requiring surgery. (usatoday.com)
  • Periodontal disease leads to inflammation in the mouth and can destroy the bones that support teeth. (cnn.com)
  • There are a number of different dental notation systems including the ISO System (WHO and FDI endorsed and most widely used system), Palmer Notation and the Universal Tooth Designation System by the capital letters A through T. The replacement of primary teeth begins around age six, when the permanent teeth start to appear in the mouth, resulting in mixed dentition. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, you could open your jaw slightly or gently place your tongue between your upper and lower teeth. (www.nhs.uk)
  • The crude, handmade prosthesis, comprising both upper and lower teeth, is displayed in a circular glass case permitting a 360-degree view. (snopes.com)
  • Remember to brush both upper and lower teeth. (petfinder.com)
  • And the American Dental Association says swishing will probably irritate your gums before it whitens your teeth. (webmd.com)
  • When the pH drops too low, the water becomes corrosive and can stain surfaces like teeth, and irritate your skin. (go.com)
  • In Ellis II and III fractures in which the dentin or pulp is exposed, the clinician caring for the tooth fracture in the acute setting must create a seal over these injured teeth to protect the pulp from intraoral flora and potential infection. (medscape.com)
  • Get new retainers that fit how your teeth currently are, it'll stop them from getting worse if worn enough, but won't make them better. (reddit.com)
  • The worse the teeth are, the longer the braces will have to stay on. (answers.com)
  • That's because some products have acids that make already-sensitive teeth worse. (webmd.com)
  • Nail Teeth" would be worse. (jwz.org)
  • As the erosion gets worse, you may also notice the color and texture of your teeth change. (healthline.com)
  • The longer that acids are in contact with your teeth, the worse the erosion, says Janket. (menshealth.com)
  • We cannot tell a lie: George Washington's false teeth weren't made out of wood, though the materials actually used weren't all that appealing, either. (snopes.com)
  • Contrary to popular myth, Washington's false teeth were not made of wood but of human and cow teeth as well as elephant ivory. (snopes.com)
  • London, England (CNN) -- A pair of false teeth worn by Winston Churchill have sold at auction for more than $23,000 -- on the same day that plans were announced to put the British wartime leader's archive papers online for the first time. (cnn.com)
  • According to documents held by the Royal College of Surgeons, the former prime minister 'lived in fear of losing his false teeth' and would always have a spare set to hand, entrusted to his private secretary, Andrew Bullock of Keys auction house in Aylsham, eastern England, told CNN. (cnn.com)
  • Keeping his false teeth looking pearly white was a constant chore, and Washington often shipped them off to Greenwood to keep them in working order. (history.com)
  • Your baby will get their lower teeth in each category first before teeth of a different category on the same gum line. (healthline.com)
  • Pictured, adult human teeth. (go.com)
  • The two types of cells interacted with each other and formed hybrid mouse/human teeth . (go.com)
  • Rather than wood, Washington's many false choppers were made out of varying combinations of rare hippopotamus ivory, human teeth and metal fasteners. (history.com)
  • Reuters Health) - Losing two or more natural teeth in middle age may signal an increased risk for coronary heart disease, a U.S. study suggests. (reuters.com)
  • That's regardless of the number of natural teeth a person has as a middle-aged adult, or whether they have traditional risk factors for cardiovascular disease, such as poor diet or high blood pressure. (reuters.com)
  • They were asked about the number of natural teeth first in 1986 in the HPFS, and in 1992 in the NHS. (reuters.com)
  • Among adults with 25 to 32 natural teeth at the beginning of the study, those who lost two or more teeth during follow-up had a 23 percent increased risk of coronary heart disease compared with those who didn't lose any teeth. (reuters.com)
  • Regardless of the number of natural teeth at start of the study, the risk of coronary heart disease increased 16 percent among those losing two or more teeth during the study period compared with those who didn't lose any teeth. (reuters.com)
  • Adults with fewer than 17 natural teeth (vs. 25 to 32 natural teeth) at the outset were 25 percent more likely to develop coronary heart disease. (reuters.com)
  • In addition to other established associations between dental health and risk of disease, our findings suggest that middle-aged adults who have lost two or more teeth in recent past could be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease," Dr. Lu Qi of Tulane University in New Orleans said in a statement. (reuters.com)
  • The relation between dental health such as tooth loss and cardiovascular risk remains unclear," Qi told Reuters Health by email. (reuters.com)
  • Peridontitis and gingivitis lead to tooth loss and the loss of a tooth is certainly the end-stage of dental disease," said Dr. Russell Luepker, an AHA spokesperson who was not involved in the study. (reuters.com)
  • We all get cavities and if you want to save teeth, you want to have good dental insurance and many people don't. (reuters.com)
  • So it's good to brush your teeth and it's good to have dental insurance," Luepker commented. (reuters.com)
  • One of the most common dental procedures is the removal, or 'extraction,' of the human third molar-the 'wisdom' tooth. (prweb.com)
  • TM Prosthodontics, a Miami dental implants dentistry continuum, has announced a complete procedure program available to treat and extract impacted teeth. (prweb.com)
  • The teeth are then loosened using special dental tools, and then gently removed. (prweb.com)
  • Dental bonding is the easiest, quickest, and most economical way to fix the gap between your teeth. (answers.com)
  • You should have regular dental check-ups so that any problems caused by your teeth grinding can be treated as soon as possible to prevent further damage. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Coloured compounds from these sources are adsorbed into acquired dental pellicle or directly onto the surface of the tooth causing a stain to appear. (wikipedia.org)
  • A third of children have bad teeth despite recent improvements in dental health among children. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • The NHS Dental Epidemiology Programme, conducted by Liverpool John Moores University, found that one in three 12-year-olds had either decayed, missing or filled teeth. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Frequent dental visits will assure that problems are caught before damage can be done to your teeth. (issuu.com)
  • Churchill's dental technician said he could tell how the war was going by the distance the British PM hurled his teeth. (cnn.com)
  • Tartar building up on your teeth is just a precursor for damage and then teeth cavities.The process is for plaque to form over time, and then that becomes tartar.None of this is difficult to have done, but we do know that people without dental insurancemay balk at getting this done. (slideshare.net)
  • The state of our teeth reflects the inequities of our society, and in Otto's article, we meet disadvantaged individuals who suffer from the grave inadequacies of the American dental system. (jhu.edu)
  • These procedures can improve cosmetic results, prevent tooth loss, and decrease the risk of infection following dental trauma. (medscape.com)
  • In a 2015 survey by the American Dental Association, 20% of low-income adults said their mouths and teeth were in bad condition, and 20% of all adults said their unhealthy mouths caused them anxiety, according to Marko Vujicic, chief economist for the association's Health Policy Institute, who helped conduct the survey. (cnn.com)
  • Recently, the Associated Press investigated the dental association's statement that "interdental cleaners such as floss are an essential part of taking care of your teeth and gums" and found weak scientific evidence to support this claim. (cnn.com)
  • The development of primary teeth starts at the sixth week of tooth development as the dental lamina. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary teeth are important for the development of the child's speech, for the child's smile and play a role in chewing of food, although children who have had their primary teeth removed (usually as a result of Dental caries) can still eat and chew up to a certain extent. (wikipedia.org)
  • A bad deed on the part of a tough minor-league hockey player results in an unusual sentence: He must serve one week as a real-life tooth fairy. (imdb.com)
  • The Tooth Fairy made her debut in the United States around the turn of the century, rooted in the belief in fairies imported by immigrants from Great Britain. (latimes.com)
  • Marking the loss of a tooth is a rite of passage that has been performed in practically all cultures for thousands of years," said Rosemary Wells, a former English professor and self-titled Tooth Fairy consultant. (latimes.com)
  • The Tooth Fairy is equally generous to the well-off and the poor. (latimes.com)
  • Wells, who operates the Tooth Fairy Museum out of her Deerfield, Ill., home, believes the custom has endured because it helps both parent and child through a stressful situation, "the sociological change when the child shifts from home to school. (latimes.com)
  • While not as commercial as Santa Claus or the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy has done well for herself in the marketing arena. (latimes.com)
  • In the museum are more than 500 pieces of Tooth Fairy memorabilia, including small boxes and bags and pillows to stash lost teeth in and a plastic tooth bank in the shape of a mouse. (latimes.com)
  • Visiting children have left hundreds of their drawings of the Tooth Fairy. (latimes.com)
  • Sometimes the Tooth Fairy doesn't carry cash, preferring nonmonetary gifts. (latimes.com)
  • Any item that is important to a child can be left by the Tooth Fairy," Wells said. (latimes.com)
  • What about that most embarrassing of situations: when the Tooth Fairy somehow dozes off and fails to complete her duties? (latimes.com)
  • Tell the child that the Tooth Fairy couldn't make it to your neighborhood, but she will return the next night. (latimes.com)
  • The Tooth Fairy never fails to discharge her assignment. (latimes.com)
  • The Tooth Fairy is a warm, giving maternal figure that helps children accept and feel good about what's happened. (latimes.com)
  • Part of the magic of the Tooth Fairy is her fairness. (latimes.com)
  • The fairy is said to take the tooth and replace it with money or small gifts while they sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] In Italy, the Tooth Fairy (Fatina) is also often replaced by a small mouse (topino). (wikipedia.org)
  • Wisdom teeth are not essential today, but some people believe they evolved thousands of years ago when humans had larger jaws and their diets consisted of mostly raw foods that required extra chewing power. (kidshealth.org)
  • Humans are diphyodont, meaning that they develop two sets of teeth. (kidshealth.org)
  • However, most mammals, such as humans, have only one set of replacement teeth and some mammals, like mice, have only a single set with no replacement. (news-medical.net)
  • He put epithelial cells collected from the gums of adult humans next to embryonic mouse mesenchymal cells, which later develop into mouse teeth. (go.com)
  • Just like humans, dogs have two sets of teeth, puppy and adult. (akc.org)
  • While, in theory, wisdom teeth were once necessary for chewing fibrous vegetables, the human diet has changed over the years, and as a result, people today have generally smaller jaws. (prweb.com)
  • If the skull has powerful jaws and long, sharp teeth, then the dinosaur was most probably a meat-eater, a carnivore. (amnh.org)
  • The teeth are aligned in the jaws so that the peaks of one tooth align with the valleys of its counterpart on the other jaw. (innerbody.com)
  • What Teeth Tell Us main content. (amnh.org)
  • As to how and why the rumor of Washington's wooden teeth took hold in the first place, no one knows for sure, but there are two main theories, both based on the assumption that his dentures must have looked like they were made of wood. (snopes.com)
  • A tooth can be divided into two main parts: the crown and root. (innerbody.com)
  • Mastication, or chewing, is the main function of the teeth. (innerbody.com)
  • Theropods (like T. rex , Giganotosaurus , Carcharodontosaurus , Allosaurus , Spinosaurus , etc.) were meat-eaters that had sharp, pointed teeth for tearing flesh and/or crushing bones. (enchantedlearning.com)
  • I think in space the circumstances are different and that your bones lose calcium, and then your teeth become bad more quickly," responded one Dutch-speaking interviewee. (space.com)
  • Taxidermy Osteology Rabbit Bones Teeth Partial Skull In Vintage Box Oddities. (ebay.co.uk)
  • br>I have filled this with a Partial Rabbit Skull and a great variety of different rabbit bones, teeth, ribs, vertebrae. (ebay.co.uk)
  • In the study of fossil remains done in paleontology and physical anthropology, teeth are the most frequently found remains, a testament to their high mineral content and resistance to deterioration over time. (factmonster.com)
  • Most reptiles and fish have multiple sets of teeth during their lifetime. (news-medical.net)
  • Did George Washington Have Wooden Teeth? (snopes.com)