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A Uruguay fan bares his teeth before the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between Colombia and Uruguay at the Maracana stadium
Soft Drinks, Fruit Juices Can Cause Immediate Permanent Tooth Decay, Warn Experts

By IBTimes AU

Soft drinks, fruit juice and other sports beverages with high levels of acid can lead to permanent tooth decay or tooth erosion, revealed a study conducted by the Craniofacial Biology Research Group at the University of Adelaide in Australia. (Aug 14)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Doctors react after Pope Francis cancelled his visit at the Gemelli hospital in Rome June 27, 2014. Pope Francis cancelled a visit to a Rome hospital at the last minute on Friday due to what the Vatican called a "sudden indisposition".
New Zealand's Labour Party Plays Health Card to Woo Grey Voters

By IBTimes AU

Senior voters are happy as healthcare costs are becoming unaffordable. (Aug 12)

A Uruguay fan bares his teeth before the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between Colombia and Uruguay at the Maracana stadium
232 Teeth Extracted from a Teenager: World Record

By IBTimes AU

A 17-year-old boy, Ashiq Gavai of Buldhana, India, was experiencing tremendous pain in his jaw for eighteen months; after the seven hour surgery, the doctors were dumbfounded by the outcome. They had removed a lot of teeth from the molar and on count they found out that the total number was 232. (Jul 24)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, CANCER

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
Loom Band Craze: Prince William and Kate Wear Bracelet, $310k Loom Dress Sold in eBay and Dad Making World record

By IBTimes AU

From celebrities being spotted wearing loom bands, mothers making dress out of loom bands to dad making world record, Loom Band craze is becoming highly contagious (Jul 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, STORM, MICHIGAN

5: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. 2010 earnings: $30 million.
Biting Your Nails Can Cause Some Scary Health Issues: Experts Find

By IBTimes AU

Biting Your Nails can cause some Scary Health Issues: Experts Find (Jul 15)

MORE TOPICS: INFECTION

New British Technology Ditches Dentist’s Drill

By IBTimes AU

Many people who harbor fear of the dentist carry their phobia into their adult years because of the extreme pain caused by the dentist's drill, which they experienced during childhood visits to the tooth doctor. (Jun 17)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, LONDON

Ancient Egyptian Mummy Discovered With Brain but No Heart [Representational Image] (Wiki Commons/Joshua Sherurcij)
Ancient Egyptian Mummy Discovered with Brain but No Heart

By IBTimes IN

Scientists have uncovered a 1,700-year-old Egyptian mummy with an intact brain but no heart. The mummy's abdomen has a plaque that the scientists suspect may have intentionally been placed for ritual purpose. The team of researchers studied the female mummy using CT scan. (Apr 07)

Viral Video: Strippers Promote Australian Dental Association 2015 National Congress Wearing Undies Almost as Thin as Dental Floss

By IBTimes AU

The Australian Dentists Association is red-faced over a burlesque video which was uploaded on YouTube, the group's Web site and other social media accounts and created a furor.The 29-second clip was actually part of the entertainment number at t... (Apr 01)

MORE TOPICS: CONGRESS

Hawaii Mother in Coma after Routine Dental Procedure (Representational Image)
Hawaii Mother in Coma after Routine Dental Procedure

By IBTimes IN

Kristen Tavares, mother of two, felt unconscious while undergoing a routine dental procedure, eventually leading to a coma. (Mar 24)

MORE TOPICS: COURT

Debris and rescue equipment are seen at the site of a building explosion in the Harlem section of New York on 13 March, 2014.
New York City Gas Explosion Subject of Federal Probe

By Reuters

Federal safety authorities launched an investigation on Thursday into a gas explosion that caused the collapse a day earlier of two New York City apartment buildings, killing seven people and injuring dozens of others. (Mar 14)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK