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Pan American Health Organization
March 13, 2013 News Health & HealingOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPublic Health

World Salt Awareness Week: “Less salt, please!”

by Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO)

Everyone can play a role in reducing salt intake to improve health

University of Buffalo
March 1, 2013 News DentistryHealth & HealingOral Health

Postmenopausal women who smoked are more likely to lose teeth due to periodontal disease

by The University of Buffalo

Postmenopausal women who have smoked are at much higher risk of losing their teeth than women who never smoked, according to a new study published and featured on the cover of the Journal of the American Dental Association by researchers

Canada's ToothFairy
February 26, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral Health

Canada’s ToothFairy/America’s ToothFairy Celebration of Smiles

by Oral Health

Featured Programs Helping At-Risk Children

YORK University
February 7, 2013 News DentistryHealth & HealingOral Health

Women are highly disadvantaged as unpaid health care workers: York U sociology professor

by YORK University

As unpaid care workers, women are contributing significantly to an underground economy to the tune of $51 billion in the health and social service industry, compared to the $42 billion paid labour. But the issue is much bigger than that,

February 7, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral HealthPublic Health

Canada’s Dental Hygienists Have Your Health at Heart

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

Cardiovascular diseases including heart disease, diseases of the blood vessels and stroke are responsible for one-third of all deaths in Canada. February is Heart Month and Canada’s dental hygienists want you to take your oral health to heart. Your heart

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February 27, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral HealthPublic Health

Ontario dentist makes a new app for Blackberry Playbook

by Dr. Edy Braun - Periodontist Vaughan, ON

My app is free to download and use and I created it with Canadian dentists in mind for practical chair-side use. When I discuss with patients the bad effect of their smoking habit, I like to discuss not only the

Dr. William Dorfman explains the benifts of Colgate's Pro-Argin Technology.
September 1, 2010 Feature Dental OfficeGeneral PracticeHealth & Healing

Hypersensitivity Breakthrough from Colgate

by Dental Practice Management

Toronto – Colgate introduced its new Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief desensitizing toothpaste with Pro-Argin Technology at a special launch party in downtown Toro-nto recently. The paste is clinically proven to provide instant and lasting sensitivity relief after one application. Advertisement Dr.

Figure 7-Results for Average Number of Days Use of Desensitisers.
March 1, 2010 Feature Health & Healing

Clinical Report

by Dr Adam Alford, BDS (Hons)

The use of 10%, 16%, 22% Carbamide Peroxide and 3%, 7.5%, 9.5% Hydrogen Peroxide Materials for At-Home Vital Tooth Bleaching in Combination with Active and Passive Treatment Modalities for Control of Tooth Sensitivity and Gingival Irritation.

March 1, 2010 Feature Dental OfficeHealth & Healing

Getting your Patients’ Teeth to 90 years old with Excellent Clinical Care and Superb Restorative Products

by Grant Chyz, DDS

I see some patients who desire a beautiful smile and others who are not overly concerned with the appearance of their teeth as long as they are healthy and function well. Some patients are on a tight budget and others

Figure 14-SECOND CASE EXAMPLE An occlusal view of the completed restorations after placement of microhybrid composite completed the enamel layer of the restoration.
March 1, 2010 Feature General PracticeHealth & Healing

The Search for a Low-Shrinkage Direct Composite

by Robert A. Lowe, DDS

Decreasing polymerization shrinkage stress is a critical determinant on the affects of composite curing on the adhesive interface. Since the advent of light-cured direct composite restorations in the early 1980s, the search for the “tooth-colored amalgam replacement” has continued. Every

Catherine Wilson, Editor
March 1, 2010 Feature Dental TechnologyHealth & Healing

Serving the Dentally Underserved

by Dental Practice Management

American Dental Association (ADA) President Dr. Ronald Tankersley recently testified before an Institute of Medicine Committee on Oral Health Access to Services, outlining the ADA’s efforts to address ways to improve access for ‘underserved populations’. Dr. Tankersley also took the

March 1, 2010 Feature Health & Healing

Good For the Body Good For the Brain

by Uche Odiatu DMD and Kary Odiatu

“Exercise is that good for you. You name just about any health problem, and you’ll find that exercise helps prevent it or cure it. Exercise is the elixir of life.” ~Liz Applegate, Ph.D. You probably see it on a weekly

March 1, 2010 Feature General PracticeHealth & Healing

Women’s 2nd Weekend Dental Conference

by Dental Practice Management

June 4-5, 2010, Whiteoaks Conference Resort & Spa, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

February 18, 2010 News Health & HealingOral Health

VELscope is at the Winter Olympics!

by Oral Health

    VELscope System Used to Screen Olympic Athletes for Oral Cancer The World’s Top Oral Cancer Screening Device Chosen to Examine the World’s Top Athletes   WHITE ROCK, British Columbia—February 18, 2010—LED Dental Inc. announced today that its VELscope

July 23, 2009 News Health & HealingOral Health

VELScope System Can Help Reduce Recurrence of Oral Cancer

by Oral Health

  Study Suggests VELscope System Can Help Reduce Recurrence of Oral Cancer.  WHITE ROCK, British Columbia—July 23, 2009—LED Dental Inc. announced today that a recent study suggests that its VELscope screening system can help surgeons reduce the recurrence rate for