dentistry

crime

Two Pro Witnesses Used Junk Science to Send Innocent People to Prison

A notorious medical examiner and forensic dentist helped doom people for decades in one of America's most nightmarish episodes.
Seth Ferranti
2.22.18
videos

Watch Fake Teeth Get Smashed to Bits by the Hydraulic Press

Smile like you machine it.
Carl Franzen
12.6.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of Whippits?

Just take it easy with that stuff.
Mike Pearl
8.26.16
How Scared Should I Be?

What Are Whip Its? The Side Effects and Dangers of Doing Them

Whip Its, also known as “whippits” and "whippets," can put you to sleep, take away pain, and get you high. But here’s what happens when they go wrong.
VICE Staff
Mike Pearl
8.26.16
medicine

If You’re Going to Quit Flossing, Why Not Quit All This Other Crap Too?

Getting an annual checkup, taking vitamins, your daily shower...
Kate Lunau
8.3.16
Health

Everyone Has Been Lying to You About Flossing Your Entire Life

In what may be the biggest federal government scandal since Teapot Dome, the AP reports that, despite decades of fear-mongering guidelines, the effectiveness of flossing have never been adequately researched.
Kimberly Lawson
8.2.16
Europe

A Dental Charity That Works in the Developing World Has a New Clinic — in England

Dentaid, a charity which operates in Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe, says its services are now needed in the UK to provide basic dental care to those unable to access NHS dentists.
Charles Parkinson
1.29.16
video

Your Toothpaste Is Ruining Your Toothbrush

Toothpaste does horrible things to bristles.
Clinton Nguyen
11.3.15
Reviews

How Many Sparkling Reviews Would the Lion-Killer Dentist Need to Save His Yelp?

The damage has been done. Rest easy, armchair avengers.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.29.15
Reviews

A Dentist Killed Cecil the Lion, so an Internet Mob Killed His Yelp Rating

Walter Palmer has admitted to killing the famous 13-year-old lion, during a hunting trip in Zimbabwe.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.28.15
Stuff

The Worst Things That Have Ever Happened at the Dentist

If your mouth hurts like a motherfucker after a root canal, at least you didn't wake up with permanent brain damage or all your teeth missing.
Justin Caffier
7.9.15
Internet Exploring

Holiday Gift Alert: You Can Buy this Punk Legend’s Tooth on eBay for Only $91

At only $91, you'll have to fight tooth and nail for it. You know the drill.
Dan Ozzi
12.12.14
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