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BRASSELER USA
November 12, 2013 News Dental LaboratoriesDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Brasseler USA Chairman, President and CEO Don L. Waters Inducted Into Savannah Business Hall of Fame

by BRASSELER USA

Brasseler USA chairman, president and CEO Don L. Waters was officially inducted into the Savannah Business Hall of Fame at the 14th Annual Business Hall of Fame Gala, held on November 5, 2013 at the Savannah International Trade and Convention

Carestream Dental
November 7, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthPeriodontics

Carestream Dental Supports Teaching Award Through Sponsorship of the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation

by Carestream & American Academy of Periodontology Foundation

2013 Dr. D. Walter Cohen Teaching Award Given to Further Education in the Periodontal Specialty Carestream Dental is pleased to announce another successful year of sponsoring the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Foundation in support of the Dr. D. Walter

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November 6, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthProsthodontics

Ultra Fine Grain Titanium Dental Implants, Initial Clinical Observations

by Americo Fernandes, DMD

ABSTRACTUltra Fine Grain (UFG) titanium is a new improved form of the old classic Commercially Pure (CP) implantable titanium we as dentists are familiar with. It is produced through a process known as Severe Plastic Deformation. This novel patented process,

New Ontario Section ACD Inductees
November 5, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

New Ontario Section ACD Inductees

by Oral Health Journal

New Ontario Section ACD Inductees. The 2013 American College of Dentists meeting was held recently in New Orleans, LA. The ACD is delighted to welcome all new inductees and our congratulations to all!

PRNewswire
November 5, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

Too Much Sugar on the Menu? A New Tablet Might Someday Block Those Carbs

by PRNewswire

Sugar is everywhere—especially in the packaged and processed foods that have become a staple of today’s American diet. Besides sugar, sweeteners lurk on many nutrition labels under the guises of brown rice syrup, fructose, glucose, corn sweetener, maltodextrin and evaporated

Carestream Dental
November 1, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Carestream Dental Announces CS Solutions for CAD/CAM Restorations Now Available for Sale

by Carestream Dental

New Product Line Makes Single-Appointment Restorations Possible Carestream Dental today announced that its new product line for CAD/CAM restorations, CS Solutions, is now available for sale. The announcement was made at the 2013 American Dental Association Annual Session, being held

American Dental Association
November 1, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

ADA Scientific Panel Issues Evidence-Based Clinical Recommendations: Patients at elevated risk for developing cavities benefit from applying topical fluoride

by American Dental Association

Patients at elevated risk for developing cavities benefit from applying prescription fluoride directly to their teeth at home or having their dentist apply it in the office, according to new clinical recommendations from a multi-disciplinary expert panel convened by the

Carestream Dental
October 31, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

Carestream Dental’s CS 3000 Receives Approval For VITABLOCS Mark II Restorative

by Carestream & VITA

Partnership Provides New Milling Machine With Fine-Structure Feldspar Ceramic Material for High-Quality Restorations Carestream Dental and VITA today announced that they are entering into a new partnership to support their respective restoration offerings. Carestream Dental’s CS 3000 milling machine has

October 31, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Breaking Human Clinical Trial Reveals That an Extract from Chocolate Is Actually More Effective Than Fluoride for Treating Dental Hypersensitivity

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Over 40 million Americans suffer from tooth pain and sensitivity caused by thinning enamel, gingivitis, or periodontal disease.  A new human clinical trial conducted at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio examines the effects of a

PR Web Group
October 30, 2013 News DentistryOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPaediatric Dentistry

Smiles Across America Gives $300,000 in Grants to Oral Health Organizations Across the Country

by PR Web

National Program Brings Needed Oral Health Care to Children

American Academy of Periodontology
October 28, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthPeriodontics

Self-Report Questions May Help Predict Periodontitis

by American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)

Study confirms validity, reliability of self-report data in determining periodontal disease prevalence in US adult population

Daby Dental Supply
October 28, 2013 News DentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Darby Dental Supply Provides Large Shipment of Supplies for International Donation

by Darby Dental Supply, LLC

Darby Dental Supply, LLC, the largest all-telesales national distributor of dental merchandise, recently donated a large shipment of supplies to Physicians for Peace, a nonprofit organization that supports and empowers healthcare professionals working with the world’s underserved populations.  The contributed

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
October 24, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Trick of Treatment? Canada’s Dental Hygienists Caution: Be Tooth Friendly This Halloween

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

As witches and wizards prepare to haunt neighbourhoods across Canada on October 31, dental hygienists remind us to be mindful of warding off cavities on Halloween night. Halloween treats—particularly sticky and chewy candies—can get stuck in the grooves of children’s

Whip Mix
October 24, 2013 News Dental TechnologyDentistryOral Health

Whip Mix Hosts Survive or Thrive Digital Forum

by Whip Mix

Whip Mix hosted the 2nd annual Survive or Thrive Digital Forum on October 10th & 11th. The two-day forum brought together over 30 lab owners from around the country, where they were able to develop a better understanding of the

American Dental Association
October 23, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

ADA Chairside Instructor: A Visual Guide to Case Presentations

by American Dental Association (ADA)

The American Dental Association (ADA) has just revised its best-selling “Chairside Instructor” to include 49 new photos and illustrations. An effective tool for dentists to educate their patients or for auxiliaries-in-training, this publication covers a wide range of prevention and

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)
October 22, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

New Leadership for Canada’s Dental Hygienists

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is pleased to announce the installation of a new board of directors at its recent annual general meeting in Toronto, Ontario. Joining new president Mary Bertone of Manitoba and president-elect Mandy Hayre of British

FDI World Dental Federation
October 21, 2013 News DentistryOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

FDI New Delhi 2014: Registration Now Open!

by FDI Annual World Dental Congress (FDI)

The 2014 FDI Annual World Dental Congress, the must attend of the global annual dental calendar, will be held in New Delhi, India, from 11 to 14 September 2014. Early estimates suggest the record attendance of 16,000 visitors at Istanbul

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
October 21, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

AACD 2014 Educators, Courses Revealed in New Digital Conference Guide

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

Educator and course information for AACD 2014, the 30th anniversary scientific session of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), is now available in the conference preliminary guide. A digital edition of the preliminary guide is available by visiting the

ADHA - Transforming Dental Hygiene Education
October 18, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Dental Hygiene Symposium Engages Key Stakeholders to Redefine Health Education

by American Dental Hygienists' Association

On September 18, over 100 oral health stakeholders convened in downtown Chicago for an unprecedented collaboration to envision the role of the dental hygiene profession in the future health care system. A joint endeavor of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association

DENTSPLY Implants
October 17, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

DENTSPLY Implants welcomes Materialise Dental, a market leader in 3D digital implantology

by DENTSPLY Implants

EAO, Dublin, Ireland, October 2013 – DENTSPLY Implants continues to grow its Digital Open Solutions portfolio by welcoming Materialise Dental and the SIMPLANT product assortment, further strengthening the market presence in digital implant dentistry.