Study entitled 'Austin Powers bites back' finds that, in some respects, Britons actually have better dental health
Less than a fifth of people floss regularly, Professor Robin Seymour claims
My stomach has endured the full scope of awful foods this planet has to offer Trying adventurous food is a big part of travelling, but India, where I'm travelling through now, has more problems with [food] hygiene than anywhere else in the world. It's a cultural problem, as eating meat is a rarity in rural areas, so they treat it like a vegetable, keeping it in a cupboard. So when the occasional Westerner passes through, by the time it's pulled out, it's been in there for a few months. When travelling across poorer parts of India now, I try to survive off rice and dahl.
Makenzie Wethington broke her pelvis, spine, shoulder, several ribs and a tooth in the fall
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Scientists say they have found the first evidence of rotting teeth to pre-date the invention of farming
I love Christmas but don’t worry, I’m not going to proselytise about it. I won’t pretend it’s any more than an excuse for gluttony and for corporations to sell people tat they don’t need. I go into the festive period with my eyes open, thanks very much, and I’m more fascinated than I am fanatical. But I do love it.
A painting of the former PM for the National Portrait Gallery tells us much about him
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As the BBC's David Dimbleby, 75, gets a scorpion inked on his shoulder, Samuel Muston looks at the growing trend for body art among the Saga generation
A ban would force the practice underground, and could lead to more botched jobs
Homeland’s newest recruit has already undergone a secret mission of her own, having reportedly been vetted by Tom Cruise to become his Scientologist wife.
Each brush is personally tailored using a 3D scan of an individual's teeth