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10 common oral hygiene mistakes, according to dentists Nov 11th, 2019

Brushing too hard, using floss picks and other mistakes that put the health of your mouth at risk. It’s been ingrained in your mind since you were old enough to wield a toothbrush: spend two minutes brushing your teeth three times a day. You still might even hum a familiar...

40 Things Every Man Over 40 Should Know About His Health Oct 29th, 2019

First, it's a shoulder ache. Next, it's trouble with your digestion. Then it's a bout of crippling lower back pain. And then it's a string of chronic fatigue. And then, and then, and then… It's natural that as you age, your body goes through changes—and once you pass the big...

How Important Is Tongue Scraping, Really? Oct 17th, 2019

If you ask us, few things are more tedious than dental care. While taking off your makeup and slathering on moisturizer (and maybe even a face mask) can feel luxurious and relaxing after a long day, flossing and brushing are more like chores. Just get them done as quickly as...

40 Things Every Woman Over 40 Should Know About Her Health Oct 12th, 2019

Your 40s are a great decade. You're feeling more comfortable in your own skin than ever before, you're at the peak of your career, and you're finally taking charge when it comes to your health. Or at least, you should be. During this period of your life, doctors from all...

The Best Electric Toothbrushes, According to Dentists Oct 9th, 2019

With ads for Quip lining subway cars and celebrities endorsing other electric models on Instagram (Khloé Kardashian’s Burst comes to mind), there seem to be more options for getting a powerful at-home teeth cleaning than ever before. For the most part, though, dentists we spoke with aren’t impressed by these newcomers and instead still recommend classics,...