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September 30, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

TriHawk in Moscow

by TriHawk

TriHawk proves that it is a world leader in the manufacturing of dental burs as they enter a promising Russian market of 85,000 dentists. Within the first two days of the biggest International dental show in Russia and Europe, TriHawk sold

American Dental Association (ADA)
September 30, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

ADA Offers Book to Help Dentists Communicate with Patients, Staff

by American Dental Association (ADA)

 “The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Letters: Write, Blog and Email Your Way to Success” Now Available The American Dental Association (ADA) is offering dentists the opportunity to pen perfect professional prose using customizable letters in the new book, “The

PR Web Group
September 27, 2013 News DentistryHealth & HealingOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Poor Dental Health and Eating Red Meat Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease


The incidence of Alzheimer’s disease continues to explode among Americans. Dr. J G Moellendorf, DC, ND, LCP reports on two preventative measures that can be done to decrease the susceptibility to developing Alzheimer’s. Many genetic and environmental risk factors have

September 26, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthPeriodontics

Food Choices For Optimal Post-Operative Healing: What Advice Can We Provide a Patient?

by Patti J. Frith, Wendy E. Ward, B. Arts & Sci. (Hons), MSc, PhD;Peter C. Fritz, BSc, DDS, FRCD(C), Ph

The success of a delicate periodontal procedure is dependent on both the skill of the clinician as well as several patient-associated factors. These include the past and present smoking status, systemic health conditions and compliance to post-operative protocols. Any one

Smile For a Lifetime
September 26, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthOrthodontics

McGill & Hill Group Partners With Smile for a Lifetime Foundation

by Smile for a Lifetime Foundation

The McGill & Hill Group, a leading national dental consulting firm, announced that they have agreed to become an official corporate sponsor with Smile for a Lifetime (S4L) Foundation, a national non-profit providing scholarships for free orthodontic treatment to underserved

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association(CDHA)
September 26, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Dental Hygienists Celebrate Oral Health Care and Research

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association(CDHA)

Dental hygienists from across Canada will gather in Toronto from October 3-5 to share leading edge research, clinical experience and knowledge at the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association’s (CDHA) biennial national conference. Celebrating 50 years as a professional association, CDHA has

DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental
September 26, 2013 News DentistryEndodonticsOral Health

DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties Helps Fund University of Tennessee Endodontic Program

by DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties

DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties, a manufacturer and marketer of innovative products for endodontics (ProTaper NEXT®, WaveOne®, GuttaCore®, ProUltra®) recently made a significant donation to help establish the University of Tennessee’s new Advanced Specialty Education Program in Endodontics. The university used

September 25, 2013 News DentistryImplantologyOral Health

University Study Utilizing Narrow Body Implants

by Dentatus

University of Gothenburg* (Tomasi, Idmyr & Wennstrom), completed its one year study on Patient Satisfaction utilizing the Dentatus Atlas® Denture System. A twelve month study with 21 patients was performed to evaluate patient satisfaction with narrow body Atlas implants for

September 23, 2013 News Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Velscope Vx Awarded Pride Institute’s “Best of Class”

by DenMat & LED Medical Diagnostics Inc.

Unique in its approach and scope, the Pride Institute’s “Best of Class” Technology Award, now in its fifth year, continues to recognize products that demonstrate excellence in their category. In 2013, Velscope Vx® from LED Medical Diagnostics, distributed by DenMat,

September 20, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

The ADA Foundation, the American Dental Association, Colgate-Palmolive Company Announce Commitment to Support Dr. Anthony Volpe Research Center

by ADA Foundation (ADAF) & Colgate-Palmolive

The ADA Foundation (ADAF), the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Colgate-Palmolive Company today announced a joint initiative to enhance the ADA Foundation’s existing dental research laboratory in Gaithersburg, Md., and to support and encourage promising young researchers. The major

Science Daily
September 20, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Are Nanodiamond-Encrusted Teeth the Future of Dental Implants?

by Science Daily

UCLA researchers have discovered that diamonds on a much, much smaller scale than those used in jewelry could be used to promote bone growth and the durability of dental implants. Nanodiamonds, which are created as byproducts of conventional mining and

American Dental Association (ADA)
September 19, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPublic Health

American Dental Association Statement on Infection Control in Dental Settings

by American Dental Association (ADA)

The American Dental Association (ADA) is deeply concerned about the first confirmed report of patient to patient transmission of hepatitis C in a dental practice setting linked to improper infection control practices. The ADA wishes to assure the public that

Ease of use has many more Dentists performing cosmetic orthodontic treatments.
September 19, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral HealthOrthodontics

Your Smile – Now With More Options

by Oral Health

RogersOutRank Sees A 34% Rise In Dentists Performing Orthodontic Treatments If your teeth have been straightened in the last 20 years the odds are high that the procedure was done by an orthodontist, but new technologies may change who performs

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
September 19, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Registration Now Open for AACD 2014 in Orlando

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

Registration for AACD 2014 in Orlando, the 30th anniversary scientific session of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, is now open at www.aacd.com/orlando. AACD 2014 is cosmetic dentistry’s premier event, with headliners including Drs. Newton Fahl, Dennis Wells, Sonia Leizy

IDEM Singapore
September 17, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDental HygieneDental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthOral SurgeryPublic Health

IDEM SINGAPORE 2014 – Widespread Optimism among North American Companies Regarding Export Prospects In South East Asia

by IDEM 2014 Singapore (International Dental Exhibition and Meeting)

IDEM 2014 Singapore (International Dental Exhibition and Meeting) will open its doors in 7 months. The event is widely considered to be one of the premier dental industry trade shows and conferences for the fast growing Asian Market. Early sign-ups

Science Daily
September 16, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

A Glass of Milk After Eating Sugary Cereals May Prevent Cavities

by Science Daily

Washing down sugary breakfast cereal with milk after eating reduces plaque acid levels and may prevent damage to tooth enamel that leads to cavities, according to new research at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.  Dry ready-to-eat,

Science Daily
September 16, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Aesthetic Dentistry May Not Make You Happier

by Science Daily

Dentists need the support of health psychologists to enhance patients’ satisfaction with their appearance before they embark on aesthetic dental procedures.  These are the findings of a study by Sharmila Sarin, supervised by Dr. Koula Asimakopoulou, and colleagues from King’s

American Dental Association (ADA)
September 16, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

ADA Releases Landmark Report on the Changing Dental Landscape

by American Dental Association (ADA)

Findings to help shape dentistry’s future

University of Louisville
September 13, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthPeriodontics

Bacteria responsible for gum disease facilitates development and progression of rheumatoid arthritis

by University of Louisville

Does gum disease indicate future joint problems? Although researchers and clinicians have long known about an association between two prevalent chronic inflammatory diseases – periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) – the microbiological mechanisms have remained unclear. In an article

Tri Hawk
September 9, 2013 News Dental TechnologyDentistryOral Health

Tri Hawk International Opens Eastern Door to Asia

by Tri Hawk

FDI World Dental Congress, Istanbul makes bur manufacturer welcome