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April 22, 2022 News News

Dentures May Negatively Impact a Person’s Overall Nutrition, Research Suggests

by Regenstrief Institute

Dentures may have a potentially negative impact on a person’s overall nutrition, according to new research from Regenstrief Institute and Indiana University School of Dentistry. The research team leveraged electronic dental and health records to gain a better understanding of

February 18, 2022 News News

Denture Held Hostage in Fight Between Neighbours Leaves B.C. Man with Bill From Small Claims Court

by CBC

A heated argument between neighbours that ended with one man’s denture flying over the fence into the other’s yard, never to be seen again, has landed in B.C. small claims court. On Tuesday, Bob Bjerregaard was ordered to pay his

January 7, 2022 News News

Why Making False Teeth is Becoming a Dying Art

by Angie Brown, BBC Scotland News

The “sophisticated art” of making dentures is being lost due to a lack of practice because fewer patients now need false teeth, according to leading dentist Prof Angus Walls. Across the UK as a whole, the number of people over

December 6, 2021 Feature ImplantologyOral HealthProactive Intervention Dentistry

Dental Implant Self-Care: Implant Supported Dentures (Second in a Series)

by Britta Magnuson, DMD; Deborah Mancinelli-Lyle, RDH, BS, MS

Implant supported dentures provide many individuals with a better quality of life, but this is not without some challenges. Specifically, what is the recommended self-care for this type of prosthesis? There are two areas for discussion: removable dentures and fixed

June 21, 2021 News DentistryNews

exocad Releases Its Partial Framework Module PartialCAD 3.0 Galway with Advanced Design Features

by exocad GmbH

exocad GmbH (exocad), an Align Technology, Inc. company, today announced the release of PartialCAD 3.0 Galway, its module for removable partial denture frameworks, with new and advanced features for the design of high-quality partial dentures. This new release enhances digital CAD/CAM possibilities for exocad

July 17, 2020 News NewsOral Health

Anonymous Denture Donation Saves St. John’s Woman’s Smile

by CBC

April Baldwin may not have any teeth at the moment, but she has more than enough reason to smile, after an anonymous donation covered the cost of dentures she badly needed but could barely afford. The 37-year-old from St. John’s has

Dentures and Orofacial Pain
March 3, 2020 Feature General DentistryOral Health

Dentures and Orofacial Pain: A Case Report

by Sherif M. Elsaraj, DMD, MS; Mervyn Gornitsky, DDS, FRCD; Ana Miriam Velly, DDS, MS, PhD

Abstract Orofacial pain can pose a diagnostic challenge to a practitioner who is examining a patient with history of facial pain. Known and unknown aetiologies can contribute to pain symptoms. There are often problems arising from the subjective nature of

January 25, 2019 News News

Dentsply Sirona, Carbon Announce Collaboration to Revolutionize Digital Denture Materials

by Dentsply Sirona

The past few years have yielded technology advancements for digital denture fabrication. However, the majority of units are still produced using traditional methods. Dentsply Sirona and Carbon are committed to taking the category to an entirely new level, by bringing

April 26, 2018 News News

3-D Printed Dentures Relieve Effects of Fungal Infections

by University at Buffalo

Nearly two-thirds of the U.S. denture-wearing population suffer frequent fungal infections that cause inflammation, redness and swelling in the mouth. To better treat these infections, called denture-related stomatitis, University at Buffalo researchers have turned to 3-D printers, using the machines

April 7, 2017 Product Spotlight

Dentsply Sirona Prosthetics Introduces the First High Impact Pourable Acrylic Denture Base

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company™, announced the introduction of Lucitone® HIPA (High Impact Pour Acrylic). Lucitone® HIPA is a high impact pourable acrylic denture base. It is the first pourable acrylic denture base on the market to exceed both

February 7, 2017 Product Spotlight

Heraeus Kulzer Launches Artic Digital Denture Teeth

by Heraeus Kulzer

Heraeus Kulzer today announced the launch of Artic® Digital Denture Teeth, an innovative line of digitally designed and manufactured versions of the most popular moulds in the company’s Artic line of economy-priced conventional denture teeth. The eleven Artic Digital anterior

March 4, 2011 News General NewsGeriodontics

Dental School Warns Of Potential Zinc Hazards For Patients; Does All on Four start making more and more sense?

by ken

From Medical News Today: Dentists need to take a closer look at potential hazards of exposing patients to zinc, a common ingredient of many dental products, according to a report by Amar Patel, DDS, resident and colleagues at the University