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August 7, 2019 News News

Dentsply Sirona World 2019 – A Unique Experience For Dental Professionals

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona World returns to Las Vegas, Nevada for the industry’s Ultimate Dental Meeting. The annual event will take place from October 3-5, 2019 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The three-day educational event features nearly 100 of the

August 7, 2019 News NewsOral Health

High Doses Of Vitamin D During Pregnancy Found To Help Child’s Dental Health

by CTV News

Upping vitamin D intake during pregnancy can significantly help the health of the child’s teeth long after birth, according to a new study. Danish researchers started their work in 2009, when more than 300 women were given high doses of

August 7, 2019 News News

Henry Schein Reports Record Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results From Continuing Operations

by Henry Schein

GAAP diluted EPS from continuing operations of $0.78, up 8.3% over prior-year GAAP diluted EPS from continuing operations Non-GAAP diluted EPS from continuing operations of $0.84, up 10.5% over prior-year non-GAAP diluted EPS from continuing operations Company provides 2019 GAAP

August 7, 2019 News CancerNews

Nicole Gibbs On The Dental Visit That Led To A Cancer Diagnosis

by Nicole Gibbs

Nicole Gibbs is a 26-year-old professional tennis player, currently ranked No. 137 in the world and playing for the Orange County Breakers of World TeamTennis. The former NCAA singles and doubles champion was diagnosed with cancer in the spring after

August 6, 2019 News News

Henry Schein Acquires Majority Interest In Cliniclands, An Innovative Distributor Serving Dentists In Sweden, Denmark And Norway

by Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, today announced the acquisition of a majority equity stake in Cliniclands, an innovative distributor serving dental practices throughout Sweden, Denmark, and

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OurPerioTeam™ Cloud-Based Software Helps Periodontists Manage Referrals And Build Trust With GP Dentists In Real Time

by SkyDent Technologies

SkyDent Technologies, LLC, a software development company specializing in practice optimization solutions for dental specialists, recently launched OurPerioTeam™, a cloud-based software platform specifically designed to help periodontists expand their referral networks, co-manage patients and build trust among referring GP dentists.

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Health Unit Reports A Significant Drop In Adult Emergency Department Oral-Health Related Visits

by Bay Today

The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit reports a significant drop in adult emergency department oral-health related visits in 2018. A Health Unit report indicates North Bay adults made 630 dental-related visits to the emergency department in 2018, down

August 6, 2019 News DentistryNews

Dentalcorp Announces Formation Of New Advisory Council

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp, Canada’s leading network of dental clinics, is pleased to announce today its new Advisory Council, comprised of industry-leading dentists and practice leaders from across the country. The council was established to help shape dentalcorp’s overall strategic direction and define network best-practices

August 5, 2019 News NewsOral Health

This New Discovery Could Allow Dentists To Regenerate The Roots Of Teeth

by USC News

To figure out how the body changes over time, researchers are increasingly looking to understand epigenetics, the study of changes in organisms caused by modification of gene expression rather than alteration of the genetic code itself. This scientific endeavor extends

August 5, 2019 News DentistryNews

Mark Wahlberg To Speak At ADA FDI 2019

by World Dental Congress

The ADA FDI World Dental Congress is thrilled to announce Oscar-nominated actor and producer Mark Wahlberg as keynote speaker of the ADA FDI 2019 Opening Ceremony and General Session. Wahlberg, a committed philanthropist, founded The Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation in

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Mobile Tower Radiation Increasing Risk Of Oral Problems

by Zee News India

Radiation from mobile phone towers could be a reason for increasing oral problems in people, said a doctor at Saveetha Dental College and Hospital here on Wednesday. “The environment plays an important part in the health and oral health. Even

August 5, 2019 News Dental HygieneNewsOral Health

Computer Use Might Be Damaging Your Teen’s Oral Hygiene

by The Irish News

THREE hours of computer use each day is enough to put a teenager at risk of poor oral health, a new study has revealed. An examination of more than 1,500 18-year-olds showed those who spend more time on computers are

August 2, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Sanders’s Health Care Plan May Give Canada’s A Run For Its Money

by MSN

During last night’s Democratic debates, Senator Bernie Sanders naturally talked up his signature policy point, his Medicare for All proposal. He also made a familiar comparison, describing a bus trip he made from Detroit to Windsor, Ontario, with Americans who fill prescriptions in

August 2, 2019 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Cantel To Buy Dental Manufacturer Hu-Friedy

by Medical Product Outsourcing

Cantel Medical Corp., a provider of instrument reprocessing and infection prevention products and services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., a 111-year-old global manufacturer of instruments and instrument reprocessing workflow

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Self-Regulation In Health Care Professions Comes Under Scrutiny

by cmaj News

An inquiry into the regulation of British Columbia’s dentists may lead to an overhaul of health care regulation across the province — and could be a sign of what’s to come across the country. The resulting report suggested that self-regulating

August 2, 2019 News NewsOral Health

526 Teeth Extracted From 7-Year-Old’s Mouth

by NDTV

Doctors have extracted an astounding 526 teeth from the mouth of a seven-year-old boy in a rare surgery performed at the city’s Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, doctors said. Suffering from a rare case of “Compound Composite Ondontoma”, the boy

August 1, 2019 News DentistryNewsOral Health

GC America Inc. Celebrates Grand Opening Of New State-Of-The-Art Facility

by GC America

Dignitaries and distinguished dental professionals from all over the United States came together on Friday, July 26, 2019 to celebrate the grand opening of GC America’s new home at 3737 127th St. in Alsip, IL. The new building is now

August 1, 2019 News Dental HygieneNews

Canada’s Dental Hygiene Superhero Unmasked

by The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

From an impressive field of 856 deserving nominees from across Canada, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is thrilled to reveal the winner of its second annual dental hygiene superhero competition. This remarkable field of nominees was narrowed to 20

August 1, 2019 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Henry Schein Awards Fourth Annual Henry Schein Cares Medal In The Dental Category; Names United Cerebral Palsy Association Of The Rochester Area ‘Best in Class’

by Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced that it has awarded its fourth annual Henry Schein Cares Medal in the Dental category, recognizing three nonprofit organizations and naming Rochester, N.Y.-based United Cerebral Palsy Association of the Rochester Area (CP Rochester) as “Best

August 1, 2019 News DentistryNews

Burlington Dentist Also A Daycare Entrepreneur

by The Hamilton Spectator

The search for a daycare centre years ago has landed Dr. Walter Heidary of Burlington a nomination as one of Ontario’s entrepreneurs of the year. The Childventures Early Learning Academy he started 10 years ago has now expanded to five