DPR Friday: Inside look at a new dental composite based on nanotech, causes of dental phobia [VIDEO]

June 29, 2012

This week's DPR Friday episode features a special look at a newly-developed dental composite based on nanotechnology. The dental filling reportedly kills bacteria and takes it a step further by regenerating the tooth structure. A special report on dental anxiety from the University of Sydney shows that women in their 40s are likely to have a "perceived traumatic dental experience" that keeps them from following through with treatment procedures. Watch the episode to hear more about dental phobia triggers and how to treat them.  

This week's DPR Friday episode features a special look at a newly-developed dental composite based on nanotechnology. The dental filling reportedly kills bacteria and takes it a step further by regenerating the tooth structure.

A special report on dental anxiety from the University of Sydney shows that women in their 40s are likely to have a "perceived traumatic dental experience" that keeps them from following through with treatment procedures. Watch the episode to hear more about dental phobia triggers and how to treat them.