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The University at Buffalo
July 16, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthOral Surgery

University of Buffalo receives $1.2 million grant to train future oral health researchers

by The University at Buffalo

 The Department of Oral Biology in the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine has been awarded a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Training Grant to allow PhD students and postdoctoral fellows to engage in critical oral health research in

America's ToothFairy
July 11, 2013 News DentistryHealth & HealingOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Medicom Donation to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation Affiliate Network

by Oral Health

Helps Provide Oral Health Services for Children in Need

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

Dr. Fay Goldstep sits on the Oral Health Editorial Board (Healing/Preventive Dentistry), has served on the teaching faculties of the Post-graduate Programs in Esthetic Dentistry at SUNY Buffalo, the universities of Florida (Gainesville) and Minnesota (Minneapolis). She has lectured nationally and internationally on healing dentistry, innovations in hygiene, dentist health issues and office design. Dr. Goldstep is a consultant to a number of dental companies, and maintains a private practice in Markham, ON, Canada and can be reached at goldstep@epdot.com.
December 1, 2010 Feature Oral & Systemic Health

A Healthy Mouth in a Healthy Body

by Fay Goldstep, DDS, FACD, FADFE


Figure 3 - Papillary Bleeding Scale.
December 1, 2010 Feature Oral & Systemic Health

The Oral-Systemic Science: Emerging Evidence of a Strong Relationship

by Anne Bosy, M.Ed., M.Sc., RDH

The concept that there is a connection between periodontal disease and systemic health is not new. Dr. Willoughby Miller, in 1891, recognized and outlined the concept in a book called The Dental Cosmos, describing the mouth as a “focus of

October 1, 2010 Feature DentistryOral & Systemic HealthPeriodontics

The “Sunshine Vitamin” and Periodontal Health: A Vitamin D Update

by Wendy E. Ward, BArts & Sci (hons), MSc, PhD & Peter C. Fritz, BSc, DDS, FRCD(C), PhD

Vitamin D is also known as the “sunshine vitamin” as we can endogenously synthesize vitamin D via stimulation of our skin by ultraviolet B rays. Arguably, reports on vitamin D and health are among the most popular nutrition topics in