Tag: mouth

Teeth of cadavers reveal their identity

Researchers in Spain have shown that a person’s dental patterns can be used as proof of their identity with the same degree of reliability as DNA testing, the method that forensic police use to reveal the identity of dead bodies. The researchers came to their conclusion after analyzing the dental patterns of more than 3,000 people.

Ashley Koff: Open Wide(r): What Our Mouths Say About Our Health

We begin digestion in the mouth, but also we establish immune health and overall health. I wanted to get a sense of optimal dental health.