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Healthy Teeth and Gums

Prevention of Tooth Decay is Worth Everything
Dental caries (tooth decay) is an infectious and transmissible disease. John Featherstone, Dean of UCSF's School of Dentistry, explores how to prevent and stop existing progressions through clinical intervention things you can do every day to help keep your teeth healthy.
— John Featherstone, MSc, PhD on UCTV.TV, UC San Francisco

Oral Medicine or Dermatology of the Mouth: Oral Diseases Beyond Teeth
Oral medicine deals with the diagnosis and management of diseases affecting the oral mucosa, salivary glands, and related oral structures and functions at interface of Dentistry and Medicine. Caroline Shiboski, Department of Orofacial Sciences at UCSF, explores what an oral medicine specialist does and shows some oral conditions and how they are diagnosed.
— Caroline Shiboski DDS, MPH, Ph.D. on UCTV.TV, UC San Francisco

Healthy Nutrition

A calorie is not a calorie. — Robert H. Lustig, M.D.

Sugar: The Bitter Truth
— Prof. Robert H. Lustig, M.D. on UCTV.TV, UC San Francisco

Fat Chance: Fructose 2.0
— Prof. Robert H. Lustig, M.D. on UCTV.TV, UC San Francisco

Fed Up Documentary 2014
Stephanie Soechtig

Low sugar, high fibre; real food is good food.

Dietary Fiber: The Most Important Nutrient?
— Katie Ferraro, MPH, RD, CDE UCTV.TV, UC San Francisco

— Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Healthy Eating Plate & Healthy Eating Pyramid
— Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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