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Cranberry for Cavities? Dental researchers say it inhibits plaque on teeth

By | July 23rd, 2015|HNU Archive|

Cranberry juice holds important clues for preventing cavities, say researchers from the University of Rochester Medical Center. A team led by oral biologist Hyun (Michel) Koo, DDS, PhD, has discovered that the same traits that make cranberry juice a powerful weapon against bladder infections also hold promise for protecting teeth against cavities. Koo found that [...]

Green Power: Fight sore throats, cavities with green tea

By | June 11th, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

Studies conducted at Pace University have indicated that green tea extract has an adverse effect on bacteria that cause strep throat, dental cavities and other infections. Additionally, the research suggests that oral agents such as toothpaste and mouthwash are more effective in fighting harmful microbial agents, such as viruses, with the addition of green tea [...]