Thursday, April 05, 2007

Democrat & Chronicle: Living Columns

Democrat & Chronicle: Living Columns: "Dr. Michael Buonocore, a researcher at the Eastman Dental Center, discovered that although fluoride was effective at reducing decay between the teeth, it did not prevent biting surface decay in the pits and fissures of molars. The majority of decay occurs on the biting surface of teeth, so it was imperative to find a way to protect these areas."