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March 23, 2011

Procter & Gamble's Crest Pro-Health portfolio now includes the new Invigorating Clean toothpaste and mouth rinse.

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble's Crest Pro-Health portfolio now includes the new Invigorating Clean toothpaste and mouth rinse.

"We wanted to give our consumers a new way to enjoy our products while providing them with the superior oral care benefits they expect from Crest," stated Robert Gerlach, research fellow for P&G worldwide clinical investigations. "The Invigorating Clean Regimen delivers amazing oral health protection and provides an invigorating signal with a lasting clean-mouth feel that helps to reinforce good behavior."

February 2, 2011

In an effort to educate and encourage natural product users to take a more holistic approach to oral care regimens, Nature's Gate will partner with Radius toothbrushes during the month of February to offer discounts on both brands' products via each other's websites.

CHATSWORTH, Calif. — In an effort to educate and encourage natural product users to take a more holistic approach to oral care regimens, Nature's Gate will partner with Radius toothbrushes during the month of February to offer discounts on both brands' products via each other's websites.

January 12, 2011

Dr. Fresh's FireFly children's toothbrush and its licensed counterparts have earned the American Dental Association Seal of Acceptance.

BUENA PARK, Calif. — Dr. Fresh's FireFly children's toothbrush and its licensed counterparts have earned the American Dental Association Seal of Acceptance.

The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs' acceptance of FireFly is based on its findings that the product is effective for removing plaque and helping to prevent and reduce gingivitis when used as directed.

December 7, 2010

Shoppers are becoming more focused on health and wellness — and they are making the connection between oral health and overall health — so they increasingly are moving from the value segment to premium products, not to mention oral care regimens.


November 29, 2010

Crest Oral-B is recognizing registered dental hygienists who go above and beyond the call of duty with the new Pros in the Profession award program. The brand also has introduced the new Clinical Pro-Health System for gingivitis.

CINCINNATI — Crest Oral-B is recognizing registered dental hygienists who go above and beyond the call of duty with the new Pros in the Profession award program. The brand also has introduced the new Clinical Pro-Health System for gingivitis.

Throughout the year, Crest Oral-B will reward five professionals, as nominated by their peers, who make an impact on patients and work for the oral health cause.

November 11, 2010

In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, Colgate Total is offering consumers tips to build good...

NEW YORK In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, Colgate Total is offering consumers tips to build good oral hygiene habits.

 

Citing a statistic from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which noted the increased prevalence of gum disease among those with diabetes, the toothpaste brand has made the following recommendations to consumers:

October 28, 2010

Many active diabetes managers have not changed their oral care habits since being diagnosed, despite...

WESTPORT, Conn. Many active diabetes managers have not changed their oral care habits since being diagnosed, despite the fact they are at higher risk for developing serious complications from poor oral hygiene, according to a study by dLife, a multimedia network serving the diabetes community, and market research firm SoundView Research.

Furthermore, more than half of active diabetes managers surveyed had not been advised by their dentists to take extra care to brush, floss or rinse daily.

October 26, 2010

Supplementing with fish oils could help improve gum health, according to research published in the...

ST. LOUIS, Mo. Supplementing with fish oils could help improve gum health, according to research published in the November issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association. Researchers from Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health found that dietary intake of polyunsaturated fatty acids like fish oil, known to have anti-inflammatory properties, shows promise for the effective treatment and prevention of periodontitis, otherwise known as gum disease.

October 4, 2010

Quantum Health’s OraMoist, a time-released mucoadhesive patch that moistens and lubricates the mouth, was featured...

EUGENE, Ore. Quantum Health’s OraMoist, a time-released mucoadhesive patch that moistens and lubricates the mouth, was featured in the October 2010 issue of The Journal of the American Dental Association as part of a study that affirmed safety and efficacy of the over-the-counter product in relieving dry mouth.

September 29, 2010

The Natural Dentist has announced the launch of its new Healthy Teeth & Gums Sensitivity...

MADISON, N.J. The Natural Dentist has announced the launch of its new Healthy Teeth & Gums Sensitivity fluoride toothpaste, which is free of sodium lauryl sulfate, triclosan, preservatives and artificial dyes or sweeteners.

Healthy Teeth & Gums Sensitivity fluoride toothpaste in peppermint twist flavor will hit stores in January at a suggested retail price of $5.39.

September 26, 2010

Colgate-Palmolive Canada has introduced its new Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief toothpaste, which is positioned as the...

TORONTO Colgate-Palmolive Canada has introduced its new Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief toothpaste, which is positioned as the first and only toothpaste clinically proven to deliver instant and lasting sensitivity relief, according to the company.

The toothpaste is made with the company's patented Pro-Argin formula, a technology that plugs the channels that lead to sensitive tooth nerves, thereby blocking the transmission of heat, cold, air and pressure that stimulate pain receptors within teeth.

September 15, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Crest and Oral-B brands have kicked off National Gingivitis Awareness Month and...

NEW YORK Procter & Gamble's Crest and Oral-B brands have kicked off National Gingivitis Awareness Month and partnered with Tiffani Thiessen, the star of "White Collar," to help educate consumers about the early gum disease, which affects more than 50% of American adults.

August 9, 2010

A new study has found that chewing gum with Persica extracts may fight bacteria and...

June 27, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Crest Pro-Health sensitive shield kicked off the Summer of Sensitivity campaign Monday...

March 30, 2010

Colgate has introduced a new line of professionally inspired toothpaste dubbed Colgate ProClinical....

March 16, 2010

Natural personal care company Burt's Bees has introduced a line of Burt's Bees natural toothpaste....

March 15, 2010

Crest Pro-Health has launched Sensitive Shield, a sensitivity toothpaste that blocks the painful triggers from...

March 2, 2010

Sunstar Americas, the makers of GUM- and Butler-brand dental products, is launching several new oral...

February 23, 2010

In recognition of American Heart Month, a national coalition for women with heart disease and...

WASHINGTON In recognition of American Heart Month, a national coalition for women with heart disease and a toothpaste brand have launched a campaign to help educate women throughout the United States about the impact proper oral care can have on their heart health.

March 2, 2008

Proctor & Gamble’s Crest has developed a new Crest Healthy Radiance Toothpaste System available beginning...

November 18, 2007

Colgate-Palmolive has teamed up with Aetna to educate Aetna members about the association between oral...

September 30, 2007

Recognizing the associations between oral health and overall health, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, the American Dental...