Oral health trends:
Losing teeth and wearing dentures can increase your risk of malnutrition, according to a study.
A study in the open-access journal Frontiers in Medicine found that people who drink alcohol or men who smoke are more likely to lose dental fillings.
More British adults are using interdental brushes than traditional floss as part of their dental care routine, a poll shows.
Brushing and flossing your teeth may be even more important than we already know after US researchers found that good oral health can help older women live longer.
Hospitals in England have reported a rise in the number of young children having their baby teeth extracted.
Losing teeth when you're older may indicate a risk of dementia, say scientists.
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