Preoperative oral care by a dentist may help reduce postoperative complications in patients who undergo cancer surgery, according to a new study.
Workforce figures published by the Dental Schools Council (DSC) show a marked decline in professorial roles and research.
New research has discovered that women who suffer from diabetes face a dramatically increased chance of developing mouth cancer.
Sipping wine is good for your colon and heart, according to new research
Can sugar cause cancer? It seems that evidence pointing this way was discovered in a study funded by the sugar industry nearly 50 years ago.
Research on the effect of breastfeeding on children’s teeth found that if it continues for 2+ years the children are at a higher risk of dental caries
Young people on the latest HIV drugs now have near-normal life expectancy because of improvements in treatments, a study in The Lancet suggests.
For the first time, more than half of the UK's electronic-cigarette users have since given up smoking tobacco, a study suggests.
A blood test has been developed that could help target treatment for men with advanced prostate cancer.
While malaria is preventable and treatable, proper diagnosis is critical. Molecular testing has proven to be more effective than current options
The World Health Organization has drawn up a list of the drug-resistant bacteria that pose the biggest threat to human health.
Surgeons have described a new treatment for early stage prostate cancer as "truly transformative".