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Published on November 6, 2014

Would you brush your teeth with bacon?

Would you brush your teeth with bacon?

Whilst carrying out some research recently, I stumbled across news of a world first for toothpaste. White Now, the first toothpaste especially for men, launched in France this summer. Promising whiter teeth after just one brush, the product addresses French men’s apparent desires for sparkly, pearly whites. I’m sure lots of men (and women) around […]

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Published on January 3, 2012

Another barrier to fluoridation: cost

The addition of fluoride to public water supplies is an emotive and controversial topic, and has been so for a long time. In the film Dr Strangelove, General Ripper obsesses over the damage fluoridation could do to ‘precious bodily fluids’, indicating that the debate was well-known enough to parody even in 1964. The 1950s flyer […]

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