2nd AIRS International Conference on Genomics and Microbiomics

You’ve heard of the gut microbiome, but what about the oral microbiome? What goes on in your oral cavity has effects on your entire body. The mouth-body connection is little known, but critical to your overall health and well-being.

Cosmos ID Reveals What’s Really Inside Your Mouth

A myriad of microscopic organisms, bacteria, and fungi reside in our mouths--but recent findings in the emerging field of the oral microbiome show that they are actually helping rather than harming us! In fact, an imbalance in our oral microbiomes can cause many dental diseases. This makes it important for us to be able to track and maintain the microbial flora and fauna living withing our mouths. Here DrBonnie360 provides a reflection on her experience using CosmosID to sequence her oral microbiome.

The quip Toothbrush: An Honest Review

Although we’re supposed to brush our teeth for 2 minutes, how many of us have actually timed ourselves? Our idea of 2 minutes may actually be more like 45 seconds. The Quip toothbrush is here to help, making teeth brushing not only effortless, but fun!

How to Remedy Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is not only unpleasant, but it may also lead to more serious medical and dental issues. No one wants to visit the dentist more than they need to, so we’ve provided you with some easy lifestyle adjustments that will lead you to a happy and healthy mouth.

How to Naturally Improve Your Mood

The stresses and pressures of daily life can have strong effects on your mood. The ups and downs of your emotions can be difficult to work around so we’ve put together a list of factors that could be affecting your spirits, and tips that can help turn your frown upside down.