dentists

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Nearly Half the Population Has Gum Recession

These bad habits are why your dentist might be on your case about it.
Richard Morgan
9.17.18
Unscrewing Ourselves

Your Dentist Should Be Asking You About Your Sex Life

It'll make your visit even more uncomfortable, but it needs to happen.
Nicole Wetsman
2.1.18
Occupational Hazard

Are Dentists Really More Prone to Suicide?

"You're in a career where nobody wants to see you and you're the last place they want to come back to and it's depressing."
Elizabeth Brown
3.28.17
Drugs

A Drug Meant for Alzheimer’s Treatment Regrows Human Teeth

The drug blocks an enzyme and allows a cavity to heal.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
1.10.17
GUIDES

The Slacker's Guide to Seeing the Doctor

How long can you put off a check-up before it really starts to matter?
Cindy Kuzma
11.23.16
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
News

Is Flossing Bullshit?

A new report says it just might be.
Mike Pearl
8.2.16
the vice reader

I Wrote a Children's Book That Was Rated Too Nasty for Kids

Who would've thought that a children's book called 'NASTYbook' would be deemed too disgusting and inappropriate for kids?
Barry Yourgrau
6.14.16
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
YouTube

The DIY Dentists of YouTube

From preppers to beauty bloggers, the internet has bred a community of self-styled dentists.
Roisin Kiberd
6.19.15
Candy

This Gloriously Ironic Candy Actually Prevents Cavities

If your dental bills are sky-high, you may want to put down the gummy bears and try a taste of Loloz, which claim to be “the world’s first antibacterial, antimicrobial candy.”
Hilary Pollack
4.17.15
wine

Dentists Warn That Wine Tasting Can Completely Fuck Up Your Teeth

A recent study published in the Australian Dental Journal suggests that just minutes of wine tasting—lookin' at you, Robert Parker—can significantly erode your choppers.
Munchies Staff
3.25.15
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