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The Dental Blog of Bradley J. Olson, DDS

Learn, grow, and understand how you can care for your oral health.
Evolving Microbes
Scientists Hope Microbes Found In Extreme Environments Can Yield Lifesaving Drugs. Chemical & Engineering News (5/5, Arnold) reports that... read more
Teeth Grinding
Wearing Mouth Guard, Managing Stress May Help With Bruxism. Business Insider (5/2, Schmitz, Wilkin) stated that about “10% of the US population”... read more
Toothbrush Bristles
Toothbrush Bristle Hardness Examined. Bustle (4/27, Sharkey) reports on the difference between the “hardness” of bristles on a toothbrush, writing,... read more
Scientists “Print” Heart Using Patient’s Own Cells. USA Today (4/15, Miller) reports, “A team of Israeli scientists ‘printed’ a heart with a... read more
Diet Moderation
Sugary Drink Consumption May Be Linked To Increased Risk Of Premature Death, Study Suggests. USA Today (3/18, Molina) reports that researchers have... read more
World Oral Health Day Today
Celebrate World Oral Health Day On March 20. The ADA News (3/15) reported that World Oral Health Day is celebrated annually on March 20. The FDI... read more
Kids and Social Media
Social Media Influencers May Encourage Unhealthy Eating In Children, Study Suggests. NPR (3/4, Neighmond) reports new research indicates social... read more