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April 21, 2014 News DentistryGeriatric DentistryOral Health

Research and Forecast of China Oral Care (Dental) Industry, 2014

by PRNewswire

With the improving of consumption ability and awareness in China, China’s oral care market is on its surging development stage; orthodontics, dental implant and other high-end businesses serve as major impetuses driving the rapid growth of dental market. The annual

April 21, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

Mouth Problem? There’s an app for that ADA offers new oral pathologist diagnostic aid

by Oral Health

The new American Dental Association (ADA) Oral Pathologist app is a handy tool to aid dentists in the diagnosis of lesions, papules, nodules, ulcers, vesicles and many other oral pathology conditions. For chairside use with mobile devices, the ADA Oral

April 17, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Kerr Partners with DRNA to Promote Amalgam Waste Recycling Education

by Kerr

CE Course on Public Health and Environmental Best Practices Offered to Kerr Customers at Discount Kerr Corporation, a leading manufacturer of innovative dental products, including dental amalgam, announced today that it has partnered with Dental Recycling North America, Inc. (DRNA)

April 15, 2014 News DentistryGeriatric DentistryOral HealthPublic Health

“Silent Airway Connection” Conference to Focus on Multidisciplinary Approach for Diagnosing and Treating Pediatric and Adult Breathing and Sleep Disorders

by American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry (AAPMD)

Airway Obstruction, Breathing and Sleep Disorders Linked to Physiological and Cognitive Development, Cardiovascular Disease and Other Critical Health Concerns  The American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry (AAPMD) is leading the charge for an integrated medical approach to the diagnosis

April 14, 2014 News AnesthesiologyDentistryGeriatric DentistryOral HealthOrthodontics

Celebrating two of Oral Health’s Editorial Board Members with the U of T Faculty of Dentistry Teacher of the Year Award

by Oral Health Group

Drs. Peter Nkansah and Randy Lang won University of Toronto Teacher of the Year awards at the Dental faculty recently. Dr. Nkansah won for 2nd Year and Dr. Lang won for 4th Year.   Congratualtions to both of these editorial

April 10, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

The Eighth Edition of IDEM Singapore 2014 was a Record-breaking Success

by IDEM Singapore

IDEM Singapore 2014 saw more than 500 exhibitors from 38 countries showcasing the latest innovations in clinical dentistry, dental technology and patient care across every segment of the dental market, covering restorative and preventive treatments, surgical procedures and equipment, orthodontics,

April 10, 2014 News Dental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

VITA Zahnfabrik – 90 years as an innovative partner for practices and laboratories

by VITA Zahnfabrik

The VITA Zahnfabrik success story began 90 years ago. Established on July 17th, 1924 in Essen, Germany, and based in Bad Säckingen since 1943, this company has now been family-run for three generations.   With the development of the Helios tooth

April 8, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dual anesthetics preferred by most U.S. dentist anesthesiologists

by Anesthesia Progress

Anesthesia is commonly used by dentists when they want to ensure young patients remain calm during an operation and feel as little pain as possible afterward. Dentist anesthesiologists may use either general or local anesthesia, but some choose to use

April 8, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dental Hygiene for Life Video Celebrates National Dental Hygienists Week

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association(CDHA)

In honour of National Dental Hygienists Week™, April 6-12, which kicked off today, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Associatoin (CDHA) is pleased to launch a new “Dental Hygiene for Life” promotional video highlighting the role of dental hygienists and the importance

April 7, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Removing infected teeth before Heart surgery is not always wise

by Asnan Portal

Currently, removing abscessed or infected teeth before heart surgery is standard practice, as it decreases infection and inflammation risks during and after the procedure. The American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association classify dental extraction as a minor procedure

April 4, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Toronto Academy of Dentistry Donates their second Mikey AED

by Toronto Academy of Dentistry

TAD donates their second Mikey AED, this one to Ronald McDonald House.   They have now raised sufficient funds for the third Mikey (location TBD) and are on their way to #4. In this picture from right to left: Lori Belonzo,  Operations Manager

April 3, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Cantel Medical Corp., Parent of Crosstex International, Named to the Forbes 2013 List of the “100 Best Small Companies in America”

by Cosstex

CANTEL MEDICAL CORP. (NYSE: CMN) announced today that for the second consecutive year, it was named to the Forbes list of the “100 Best Small Companies in America.” The Company was ranked number 67 on the Forbes 2013 list. Cantel’s

April 3, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Henry Schein Awarded 2014 William J. Gies Award For Outstanding Achievement

by Henry Schein

Company Recognized for Exceptional Contributions to Global Oral Health and Oral Health Education  Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, was presented with the

April 3, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

LED Dental Ltd. Announces New Brand Initiative and Logo

by LED Dental Ltd.

Built on its strong diagnostic foundation, the company’s brand initiative further demonstrates growth to support practitioners’ needs LED Dental Ltd. (“LED Dental” or the “Company”) today announced its new brand initiative to further the company’s goal of providing advanced imaging

April 2, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Spetodont to Acquire TDV

by Spetodont

Septodont Brazil Ltda., a subsidiary of Septodont Holding announces the acquisition of TDV Dental Ltda., Pomerode, Santa Catarina, Brazil effective April 1, 2014. This move strengthens Septodont’s restorative footprint by adding a restorative accessory category to their growing dental restoratives

March 31, 2014 News Geriatric DentistryOral Health

Smile for a Lifetime Thanks Ormco for Supporting Annual Fundraiser

by Smile for a Lifetime Foundation

Smile for a Lifetime Foundation today publicly thanked Ormco™ Corporation, a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced orthodontic technology and services, for helping raise more than $275,000 at its annual Damon™ Forum events over the past four years. The funds

March 27, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Better patient health outcomes through quality enhancement the goal of new College of Pharmacists of BC plan

by CNW Group Ltd.

Enhancing the quality of pharmacy care in BC is a priority for the College of Pharmacists of BC as it begins to roll out initiatives that will ultimately lead to better health outcomes for patients. These initiatives are part of

March 27, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Septodont Awarded for “Endurance and Transmission” by ASMEP-ETI

by Septodont

ASMEP-ETI, a French Organization for medium-sized companies, presented its 13th Annual Awards on Tuesday, March 11th, 2014. A panel awarded Mr. Olivier Schiller, owner of Septodont, the Award for “Endurance and Transmission.” The Award represents the hard work of the

March 27, 2014 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

Illegal teeth whiteners are carrying on regardless

by TeethWise & Dental News

The colour of your smile is under scrutiny, from other people, the media and even your own reflection in the mirror. Tooth whitening procedures are more popular than ever, and all over the country, every day, members of the public

March 26, 2014 News DentistryHealth & HealingOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPublic Health

April is National Facial Protection Month

by Academy for Sports Dentistry (ASD), American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS), American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), and the American Dental Association (ADA

Five Tips to Prevent Facial Injuries with Simple Sports Safety Precautions Five of the nation’s top dental associations want to remind young athletes to play it safe by wearing a mouth guard during recreational and organized sports this spring.  Research