Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Rainforest remedy spells end to dental pain ?

This headline in the dental press makes great claims for a plant the ancient Incas apparently used to ease some tooth pains. Doesnt sound like the be all and end all you might initially think, from that headline, (more journalistic hype?) but it could certainly be a useful product

Full article http://www.dentistry.co.uk/news/4944-Rainforest-remedy-spells-end-to-dental-pain

Thursday, 1 March 2012

The Kings Teeth

No not the latest Colin Firth blockbuster, but apparently one of Elvis Presley's teeth is coming up for auction ! He had a crown on a front tooth, which had broken before on a microphone while performing in Las Vegas, so he had a spare one ready, and his dentist on standby to fly out to him while he was on tour, if required. It is the spare crown on a dental plaster model, which is being auctioned by Omega Auctions, Manchester.