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November 13, 2011 News APPsTradeshowsTrends in Dental EducationTrends in Dentistry

There’s a name for that grin on my face!!!

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September 3, 2011 News Continuing EducationDental conventionsImplantology

Woh, oh-oh, woh-oh, woh-oh, woh-oh-woh Montego Bay

by ken

You thirst to be thirsty in Montego Bay……. SCOTTSDALE, AZ,USA: The American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics (AAIP) will hold its 29th annual meeting on Nov. 6 in Montego Bay, Jamaica, in association with Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine and

August 1, 2011 News Social mediaSocial networking

And if the CDA and all the provincial associations used Facebook??

by ken

Certain scenarios are obvious; if you realize that the concept of unchallenged authoritarian control is the olde road and must be reframed if the new road is to have an effective and truly collaborative purposeful partnership …..well then…. Extrapolate the

July 14, 2011 News Community outreach

Canadian Association for People-Centered Health

by ken

Working on this blog is fascinating. As much fun as clinical dentistry can be, it’s amazing to sift through Dental News alerts. It’s a cerebral Klondike gold rush; you find little grains of wonder and big nuggets of “holy cow!”…..this

July 8, 2011 News RestorativeTooth decay

Mama, look at boo-boo dey – Shut your mout’

by ken

Despite improvements in resin-based composite technology, US dentists are placing more amalgam restorations than composites, and amalgam is still emphasized by US dental schools, according to the results of 2 studies published in the June issue of the Journal of the

June 1, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certify me, certify you blues – understanding the “math” of cbCT

by ken

The server that supports this blog had an IT aneurysm yesterday, lost several postings. This one in particular was really important and worth a repost…….. Many thanks to one of my personal heroes, Dr. Marc Balson, the CE director of

May 13, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomographyRadiology

And the hits keep on coming…..Carestream Dental debuts CS 9300-1

by ken

Dentistry IQ – May 12, 2011 ATLANTA, Georgia–Carestream Dental, the exclusive manufacturer of KODAK Dental Systems, has introduced the dual-modality CS 9300-1 at the California Dental Association meeting being held through May 14, 2011, at the Anaheim Convention Center in

April 25, 2011 News General NewsSocial networking

ADA sets up a discussion forum for the “peeps”

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The ADA is to provide expert content in response to consumer questions…. CHICAGO, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Dental Association (ADA) has joined forces with Sharecare, a new online resource that invites the public to submit health-related questions and have

April 22, 2011 News Women in dentistry

Closing the Gaps in Women’s Oral Care Education and Research

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Contact – Merideth Menken, ADEA Media Relations – MenkenM@adea.org   WASHINGTON, April 21 (AScribe Newswire) — Emerging data indicate the unique effects of oral cancer, periodontal disease, obesity, violence, and other factors on women’s health. The American Dental Education Association

March 30, 2011 News Dental research

International Association of Dental Research (IADR) 89th General Session and Exhibition

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March 14 – 19, 2011; San Diego, California From Medscape Internal Medicine Use my password 29122912 on the log in page……. Greased Lightbox ??+–? Loading image Click anywhere to cancel Image unavailable Related articles Biodegradable tooth-binding micelles inhibit Streptococcus mutans

March 22, 2011 News General News

Rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic

by ken

This entry showcases a three part editorial by a past president of the American Association of Endodontists. You can change the name endodontics to literally any other discipline in dentistry and the concerns expressed remain valid. I am posting it

March 21, 2011 News Practice managementWebsites

Officite Selected as First Corporate Provider of ADA Online Patient Education

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March 17, 2011 – Press release Downers Grove, IL -Industry-leading dental website and Internet marketing expert, Officite, has been selected by the American Dental Association (ADA) as the first corporate provider to offer web-based ADA patient education brochures and Toothflix

February 22, 2011 News ImplantologyTrends in Dentistry

Types of Canadian Dentists Who Are More Likely to Provide Dental Implant Treatment Eh……

by ken

Abstract from ICOI – Implant Dentistry Authors – Esfandiari, Shahrokh DMD, MSc, PhD; Majdzadeh, Reza PhD; Feine, Jocelyne DDS, HDR Objective: We designed to determine the variables that influence the adoption rate of implant technology amongst Canadian dentists. Methods and

February 18, 2011 News Dental Hygiene

Once again, sisters be doin’ it for themselves – the CDHA website rocks

by ken

Had a moment to check out the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association website. Not being a member, I was only able to “surf” the design et al, however, blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Wiki – someone had their act together. Check this out

February 16, 2011 News TradeshowsTrends in Dental Education

‘IDS is the premier showcase for innovation in the global dental industry’

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Oliver P. Kuhrt (left), Executive Vice President Koelnmesse, and Dr Martin Rickert, Chairman of the Association of German Dental Manufacturers (VDDI) are expecting approximately 1.900 companies to attend the IDS 2011. (DTI/Photo courtesy of Koelnmesse) Feb 16,2011 | EUROPE Interview: 

February 13, 2011 News Community outreach

And a little Windsorian shall lead them………

by ken

A Windsor family of three children received some free dental care thanks to Dr. Jonathan Nelson and his family dentistry practice at 1194 W. Ash St., Suite A, in Windsor. Nelson, whose wife, Karen Nelson, is the office manager, has

November 30, 2010 News Pathology

Cutting-Edge Salivary Diagnostics Research Presented At AADR 3rd Fall Focused Symposium

by ken

The American Association for Dental Research (AADR) held its 3rd Fall Focused Symposium in the Washington, DC area. This year, the them was the fast moving field of Salivary Diagnostics, with a focus on Scientific and Clinical Frontiers. The symposium

November 18, 2010 News Orthodontics

UH OH Part Deux!!!!!!!!!!! not a warning about the GM IPO

by ken

By NANCY KEATES Kids still getting visits from the Tooth Fairy are getting braces. The number of children 17 and younger getting orthodontic treatment has grown 46% over the past decade to 3.8 million in 2008, the latest figure available from

November 14, 2010 News General News

An epidemic happening in slow motion

by ken

Read at your peril………as a profession, we worried about cbCT abuse and dose over-exposure and yet, we don’t have to be certified to use cell phones…………… Visit – http://cellphonehealthfacts.com – after you’ve read below and after you’ve gulped hard several dozen times……..THINK…

November 12, 2010 News Dental HygienePeriodontology

Diabetes and Oral Health

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by Marty Jablow DMD People living with diabetes are twice as likely to develop serious gum disease NEW YORK, NY (November 1, 2010) – For the nearly 24 million Americans living with diabetes, many may be surprised to learn about an additional