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November 5, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

Study Suggests Dentists Can Identify Patients at Risk for Fatal Cardiovascular Event

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A new study indicates dentists can play a potentially life-saving role in health care by identifying patients at risk of fatal heart attacks and referring them to physicians for further evaluation. Published in the November issue of the Journal of

November 4, 2009 News Dental OfficeOral Health

36.5 Reasons to Smile

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The makers of LISTERINE® and REACH® TOTAL CARE introduce an exclusive, limited-edition book titled “36 ½ Reasons to Laugh: A Slice of Life.” This custom book is inspired by funny moments in everyday life – including dating mishaps, office gaffes,

November 4, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

2009 FDI Annual World Dental Congress Post-Congress Summary

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4 November 2009, Geneva, SWITZERLAND – The 2009 FDI Annual World Dental Congress was held in Singapore, at the Suntec International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 2 to 5 September. The FDI World Dental Federation was delighted to work with the

October 28, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

The Canadian Foundation for Dental Hygiene Research and Education Announces New President

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The Canadian Foundation for Dental Hygiene Research and Education (CFDHRE) is delighted to welcome Dr. Laura Dempster as the new President of the Board of Directors. In this role, Dr. Dempster will promote the development of a body of knowledge

October 28, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

IDEM India 2009: Success Achieved!

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  IDEM India 2009 premier closes with successful results  The 1st IDEM India 2009 held from October 23 to 25, 2009 in Mumbai in the Bombay Exhibition Centre closed with a success. With 144 companies featured from 21 countries including

October 27, 2009 News Oral Health

OSAP 2010 Symposium Will Shake It Up!

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OSAP Shakes it Up for 2010 Symposium   Annapolis, MD: October 26, 2009 – The Organization for Safety & Asepsis Procedures (OSAP) has announced their 2010 Infection Prevention Symposium: SHAKE IT UP – “Overcome Complacency, Support Compliance, Advance a Culture of

October 19, 2009 News DentistryGeriatric DentistryOral Health

Nobel Biocare Appointments

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Nobel Biocare appoints William Ryan as General Manager North America and Ernst Zängerle as Head of Global Operations  Nobel Biocare announced today that William (Bill) Ryan has been appointed President & General Manager for North America and member of the

October 16, 2009 News Oral Health

KODAK 9500 Now in Canada

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  KODAK 9500 Cone Beam 3D System Now Approved for Sale in Canada Medium, Large Field 3D Programs Deliver Dual Jaw, Craniofacial Imaging   TORONTO, October 15 — The KODAK 9500 Cone Beam (CB) 3D System, introduced by Carestream Health,

October 7, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

Virginia Dentist Becomes President of ADA

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Virginia Dentist Assumes Presidency of the American Dental Association             CHICAGO, October 6, 2009—Ronald L. Tankersley, D.D.S., who practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Newport News, Williamsburg and Hampton, Va., was installed as president of the American Dental Association (ADA)

October 5, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

Alabama Dentists Honoured with ADA Humanitarian Award

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Alabama Dentist Honored with ADA Humanitarian Award Dental profession honored Dr. Robert Kinsaul during 150th ADA Annual Session HONOLULU, Oct. 5, 2009 –   The American Dental Association (ADA) recently honored Robert Kinsaul, D.M.D., a general dentist from Phenix City,

October 5, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

Increased Access to to ADA Annual Session Courses

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                                                                                                                                                                                     .org                            Dental Students, Faculty Gain Live Remote Access to ADA Annual Session Courses Six Education in the Round presentations available through live Webcasts from Honolulu HONOLULU, Oct. 1, 2009 –The American Dental Association’s (ADA) interactive Education

October 2, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

THE CANADIAN ASSCOATION OF ORTHODONTISTS (CAO) ELECTS NEW PRESIDENT FOR 2009 – 2010

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Toronto orthodontist Dr. Gerald Zeit is the new president of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Zeit was elected president for 2009/10 at the CAO’s Annual General Meeting in Kelowna, British Columbia. Other Executives elected were:        President-Elect:             Dr. Howard

September 22, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

SADA Opening Gala

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  DENTISTS SHOW OFF THEIR TEETH AT OPENING GALA   Join the South Asian Dental Association (SADA) at the Mississauga Convention Centre on Thursday October 1st at 6:30 PM for the SADA Opening Gala. Come together with fellow dental practitioners,

September 11, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

ADA and FDI Observe World Oral Health Day

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ADA,FDI World Dental Federation Observe “World Oral Health Day”   Seek to increase worldwide awareness of oral health, impact of oral diseases    CHICAGO, Sept. 10, 2009 – The American Dental Association (ADA) joins with the FDI World Dental Federation,

August 7, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

Sybron Dental Specialties Acquires Axis Dental

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  Sybron Dental Specialties Acquires Axis Dental     ORANGE, CA – August 7, 2009 – Sybron Dental Specialties, Inc. announced today the addition of the Axis® Dental brands to its corporate portfolio through the purchase of all the outstanding

July 29, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

American Dental Association Statement: Food and Drug Administration Action on Dental Amalgam

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The American Dental Association (ADA) agrees with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) decision not to place any restriction on the use of dental amalgam, a commonly used cavity filling material. The FDA ruling issued today categorizes encapsulated dental

July 29, 2009 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

FDA Action on Dental Amalgam

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                                                                                    American Dental Association Statement: Food and Drug Administration Action on Dental Amalgam WASHINGTON, July 28, 2009—The American Dental Association (ADA) agrees with the  U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) decision not to place any restriction on the use of

July 23, 2009 News Health & HealingOral Health

VELScope System Can Help Reduce Recurrence of Oral Cancer

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  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

July 22, 2009 News DentistryOral Health

IDEM India: 90 percent of space already reserved

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The premiere of IDEM India, the International Dental Exhibition and Meeting India, promises to be a great success. Three months before the new trade fair platform from Koelnmesse opens its doors October 23-25, 2009, in Mumbai, approximately 90 percent of the

July 22, 2009 News Oral Health

Dr. Bernie Dolansky Joins Tier Three Brokerage

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  Tier Three Brokerage Ltd. announced today that Dr. Bernie Dolansky has joined the organization as a consultant based in Ottawa. Dr. Dolansky has led a truly distinguished career in the dental industry, including positions as President of the ODA,