Presidential Candidate Vermin Supreme Tells ABC News His Campaign Platforms
ABC News' Brad Mielke chats with the candidate at the New Hampshire Primary Student Convention.
T.J. Holmes Jokes with Ginger Zee About Baby Names
ABC News' Zee says her baby will not be named "BJ," as in Ben Junior, nor "Gingivitis" like her playground nickname.
Silicon Valley Startup Creates $20 Toothpaste
In this age of $30 dollar shampoo, $50 sunscreen, and $200 face cream, would you pay $20 for a small tube of toothpaste? A Silicon Valley startup hopes you will. The company, started by Berkeley and Stanford graduates, says it has invested 12 years into research and development of a product called
Upscale Toothpaste Claims to Repel Plaque
We love longtime friends. Now to fancy or frugal this morning. Cutting-edge products. Are the expensive brands really worth it? ABC's Becky Worley takes a look. Reporter: In this age of $30 shampoo, $200 face cream, would you pay $20 for a small tube of toothpaste? $20? It's called livionex, the
Popular Antibacterial Soap Ingredient Draws FDA Scrutiny
ABC News’ Dr. Richard Besser and Roger Lee report: Triclosan is a popular antibacterial chemical that has been on the market for more than 40 years and found in everything from soap to body washes, but recent studies raise concerns that it might be doing...
Solitary Confinement: A Controversial Punishment
Part 2: Prisoners forced to live in solitary can suffer mental breakdowns and claustrophobia.
5 Ways Poor Dental Care Makes You Sick
Even if you brush your teeth daily, you may still have dangerous bacteria growing inside your mouth. Not only could that lead to periodontitis (an advanced form of gum disease that comes with symptoms such as bleeding when you brush and gum pain), but studies also find a link between poor oral
Age-Proof Your Smile
When you meet someone, one of the first things you notice is their smile. "Teeth are the brightest, most visual feature on your face," says Michael Apa, D.D.S., a cosmetic dentist in New York City. Or at least they should be. Your choppers can make you look older or younger, depending on how well
Dr. Oz's New Take on the New Year's Resolution
The doctor recommends his 28-day, fresh-start plan instead of big sweeping plans
Dental Screenings Linked to Lower Heart Disease, Stroke Risk
Going to the dentist can be stressful, frightening and painful -- but it may also help your heart. Research presented Sunday at the American Heart Association's (AHA) annual conference in Orlando, Fla., suggests that not only do frequent dental cleanings ward off plaque and gum disease, but they