Medical News Today: Waterpik vs. flossing: What is best?

Most people know to brush and floss their teeth regularly. However, many people have questions about whether water flossing is an alternative to traditional flossing. Read on for more information on each of these techniques, and whether one is better than the other. Contents of this article:FlossingWater pickingWhich

Medical News Today: Gene mutations in brain linked to OCD-like behavior

Researchers provide further evidence of how gene mutations in a certain brain region might fuel behaviors associated with obsessive-compulsive disorder. The findings could pave the way for new treatments for the condition.Researchers reveal how certain gene mutations in the corticostriatal brain region might play a role in OCD-like behavior. Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Medical News Today: Skin health: Friendly bacteria keep harmful Staph in check

Scientists have discovered that in healthy skin, harmful Staphylococcus aureus is kept in check by its friendlier cousins, whose numbers are depleted in people with atopic dermatitis, the most common type of eczema.The researchers found the bacteria on the skin of people with atopic dermatitis were not doing the same