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May 15, 2008 News Oral Health

Treating Osteoporosis calls for Physician, Dentist Collaboration

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Treating osteoporosis calls for physician, dentist collaboration: ADA Journal Oral health maintenance important for patients with osteoporosis CHICAGO, May 15, 2008 Physicians and dentists should collaborate to improve early detection and treatment of patients who have or may develop osteoporosis,

May 12, 2008 News Oral Health

ADA Opens Online Registration for the 149th Annual Meeting

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ADA Opens Online Registration for 149th Annual Dental Meeting in San Antonio CHICAGO, May 6, 2008 Registration is now open for the American Dental Association’s (ADA) 149th Annual Session and World Marketplace Exhibition in San Antonio, offering unique learning opportunities,

May 2, 2008 News ImplantologyOral HealthPublic Health

ALD May Improve Successful Implantation of Maxillary Bone for Patients with Estrogen Deficiency and/or Osteoporosis

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A new study has established that estrogen deficiency negatively affects implant osseointegration in rats’ maxillary bone. Results from the study also found that alendronate (ALD), an aminobisphosphonate, may improve the quality and quantity of bone available for a successful implant.

May 2, 2008 News Dental HygieneOral HealthPublic Health

American Dental Association Stresses Good Oral Health During Pregnancy

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Research suggests there may be an association between maternal gum disease and pre-term birth and low birth weight babies. In addition, a recent study says that pregnant women with gum disease may be more likely to develop gestational diabetes. “Good

April 21, 2008 News Dental LaboratoriesOral Health

ADL Dental Labs and Sick Kids Hospital New Initiative

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ADL Dental labs and Sick Kids Hospital Foundation–Working Together! ADL Dental Labs is proud to announce an exciting new initiative. For the entire month of May, for every case that ADL Dental Lab receives, $3 from each case will be

April 17, 2008 News Cosmetic / AestheticDental HygieneOral Health

PDC/CDA Annual Meeting Dates Announced

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Mark your calendars for the next Pacific Dental Conference being held in conjunction with the Canadian Dental Association.March 5-7, 2009 PDC/CDA Annual MeetingFor information, contact:Tel: (604) 714-2382Email: pdconf.comwww.pdconf.com

April 8, 2008 News Oral Health

OSAP Responds to CDC Measles Advisory

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OSAP RESPONDS TO CDC MEASLES ADVISORY The Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures (OSAP) has developed a special page on its website at www.osap.org in response to the April 3rd CDC Health Advisory on recent measles outbreaks in the US.

March 27, 2008 News Oral HealthPaediatric Dentistry

Pediatric Meeting Info

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The Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry’s 2008 meeting is set. Mark your calendars for September 12-14, 2008 at the Rodd Charlottetown Hotel, Charlottetown, PEI.For information, contact:www.capd-acdp.org

March 11, 2008 News Oral Health

Highlights from the 143rd Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting

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CHICAGO 2008 MIDWINTER MEETING HIGHLIGHTS The 143rd Annual Chicago MidWinter Meeting was a resounding success, setting a new attendance record! In total, attendance reached 34, 535 with 7,515 dentists, over 4,200 dental assistance and approximately 3,600 hygienists. There was a

February 19, 2008 News Oral Health

VELscope Oral Cancer Screenings in BC

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VELscope System Oral Cancer Screenings Given a Specific Procedure Code in British Columbia LED Dental Inc. announced today that the British Columbia Dental Association recently assigned a procedure code to oral cancer screenings that involve the direct fluorescence visualization technology

February 1, 2008 News Oral Health

Dental Tv Network Launches!

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Digital Signage Inc. launches The Dental Tv Network! A customized Tv network for dental offices. London, Ont. Canada January18, 2008 The Dental Tv Network and firmCHANNEL, a premier provider of digital signage networks, today announced the launch of The Dental

January 30, 2008 News Oral Health

AACD–Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry 2008

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American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Announces Highlights of the World’s Most Comprehensive Cosmetic Dental CE Event Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) will host Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry 2008, AACD’s

January 25, 2008 News Oral Health

ADA Honoured for OralLongevity Program

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American Dental Association Honored for Older Adults Oral Health Program CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2008 The Associations Advance America Awards program has named the American Dental Association (ADA) to its 2008 Honor Roll, a national awards competition for innovative projects sponsored

January 9, 2008 News ImplantologyOral Health

BC Dentist Earns Fellowship

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Peter Balogh, DDS, of Burnaby, BC was recognized as a Fellow of the American Aademy of Implant Dentistry during its annual meeting in Las Vegas.The Academy is the oldest professional organization in the US dedicated to the advancement of the

January 7, 2008 News Oral Health

AACD Sets New Membership Record

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The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) has reached a record membership level of 8,045 members in 70 countries worldwide. 2007 marked the fifth consecutive year of record membership growth in the Academy, underscoring the organization’s role as the world’s

December 17, 2007 News Oral Health

NobelVision Network Launch

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c3ms and Nobel Biocare Launch Digital Signage Network for Dental OfficesSolution Allows Delivery of Targeted Marketing Messages that Entertain and Educate Patients about Dental Options Camas, Wash. December 10, 2007 Creative Marketing and Merchandising Media Solutions (c3ms), a premier provider

December 17, 2007 News Oral Health

Cosmetic Dentistry Continues to Surge

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Cosmetic Dentistry Continues to Surge – Market Estimated at $2.75 Billion December 13, 2007 Madison, WI The cosmetic dental boom is showing no signs of slowing down. American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) member dentists queried in the 2007 AACD

December 12, 2007 News Oral Health

Crest Introduces Pro-Health Oral Rinse

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INTRODUCING CREST PRO-HEALTH ORAL RINSE:THE FINAL STEP TO A COMPLETE ORAL HEALTH ROUTINE Crest introduces its first mouthwash Crest Pro-Health Rinse which provides the same types of oral health benefits as Listerine and kills 99 per cent of germs* that

December 11, 2007 News Oral Health

JADA Study Results on Smile Ratings

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Patients, Dentists Differ on Smile Ratings, JADA Study Teeth, Eyes Most Attractive Facial Features CHICAGO, Dec. 10, 2007 People rate their smiles higher than dentists do, according to a new study. Teeth and eyes rated as the most important features

December 7, 2007 News Oral Health

Online Registration Opens for IDEM 2008

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IDEM Singapore the Number 1 dental fair in the Asia-Pacific region: The exhibitors are a veritable “who’s who” of the international dental scene participants can register now for the first-rate congress program The biggest IDEM Singapore to date will be