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Today's Special: Watch a Guy Drink an 18-Year-Old Bottle of Caffeinated Alcopop

Plus, old English men keep finding other people's teeth in their food.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.15.19
Munchies

94-Year-Old Man Says the Tooth in His Fish Can't Be His, Because His Are False

"I don't fancy eating fish for a while," the man's wife, Christine, said.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.31.19
Wellness Lies

Coconut Oil Is Not Dental Care

If oil pulling is doing anything for your oral health, it's likely from the mechanical motion of swishing.
Nicole Wetsman
1.17.19
dinosaurs

What This Rare Skull Tells Us About Dinosaur Parenting

Some dinosaurs nurtured their offspring, but Diplodocus kids were likely left to fend for themselves as soon as they hatched.
Becky Ferreira
10.11.18
body

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
tech

The Pentagon Wants to Put Radios on Rescuers' Teeth

The Molar Mic communicates sound by sending vibrations through the teeth and skull, enabling telepathy-like communication straight out of a video game.
Matthew Gault
9.11.18
I Tried it

My Teeth Grinding Changed the Shape of My Face

Botox could potentially treat both my bruxism and the underlying trauma that may have caused it—so I gave it a try.
Emi Nietfeld
8.23.18
pain

Everything You Need to Know About Spraining Your Tooth

Grinding your teeth at night, clenching your jaw during the day, and biting your nails can traumatize your tooth ligaments, leading to serious pain.
Matt Jancer
7.16.18
I Tried it

I Got an Instant Smile Makeover Marketed to Brides

I’ve always thought that my top two front teeth were too long. So did a few of my schoolmates, who enjoyed calling me “Bugs Bunny.”
Grant Stoddard
7.11.18
Noisey

Someone Please Buy Elvis Presley's Battered Old Private Jet

One of Presley's three private planes—a 1962 Lockheed Jetstar 1329—is up at an online auction. It's faded and broken, but at least it's not too creepy.
Alex Robert Ross
6.20.18
You're Smarter Than That

Are Natural Toothpastes as Effective as the Regular Kind?

"There's no evidence to support the advertising claims.”
Cindy Kuzma
3.14.18
Oral Fixation

Your Nighttime Mouthguard Could Mess Up Your Whole Bite

“Now I have to pay thousands of dollars to realign my mouth."
Alexandra Ossola
11.7.17
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