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July 19, 2017 News Dental CareNewsPublic Relations - Patient Care

Patient Concern Over Dental X-Rays – Are They Safe?

by Catherine Saint Louis, The New York Times News Service

Question My new dentist gave me 22 X-rays yesterday (bite-wing and full mouth) plus a panoramic. He says he does this to all patients. This seemed ridiculously unnecessary and dangerous. Could you give me info on this? To view the

May 30, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Join Oral Health in Celebrating Canada150 in July

by Oral Health Group

Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday this July and we couldn’t pass up the chance to join in the celebrations. As a Canadian publication serving the dental industry, we are dedicating part of our July issue to feature exclusive Canada150

May 24, 2017 News

Solving 10 Major Challenges in Dentistry

by Henry Schein

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Cocktail reception/photos with Dr. Christensen: 3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. To register contact Naghmeh at 1-800-668-5558 x4222 or naghmeh.hafezi@henryschein.ca  Controversies are present on numerous clinical topics, but there

May 9, 2017 News

Dental Implant Complications & Innovations Symposium

by The Toronto Institute for Dental Excellence

Course participants will have the following learning objectives: Learn the classifications and incidence rates of the various modes of implant complications and failure rates. Recognize early detections and prevention for these complications before they occur. Learn various clinical techniques to

April 4, 2017 News Chronic DiseaseDental CareNews

Missing Teeth Should Be Treated as Chronic Medical Condition

by American College of Prosthodontics

Tooth loss can lead to poor nutrition and is linked to systemic diseases such as diabetes and coronary heart disease. Missing teeth also affects a person’s psychological well-being and ability to function in the workplace. According to the Centers for

January 3, 2017 News AnnouncementDentistryNews

DIAC Presents the 21st Annual ‘Future of Dentistry Survey’

by Eric Jones

The Dental Industry of Canada (DIAC) is pleased to announce the launch of its 21st annual Future of Dentistry Survey. This is the primary vehicle for dental clinicians and specialists to let dental manufacturers, dealers, laboratories and service companies know

November 2, 2016 News DentistryNewsOral HealthPaediatric DentistryPractice Operations

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy New Way to Reduce Children’s Dental Anxiety

by News Medical

The International and American Associations for Dental Research (IADR/AADR) have published an article titled “Development and Testing of a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Resource for Children’s Dental Anxiety” in the OnlineFirst portion of JDR Clinical & Translational Research. In this study,

September 28, 2016 News

37th International Dental Show Wants Your Pavilions

by Oral Health

The 37th International Dental Show (IDS) is the highlight of the international dental manufacturing industry and will again set records in 2017. In 2015, around 139,000 trade visitors from 152 countries were part of IDS, who met more than 2,200 exhibitors. Check out

September 21, 2016 News AnesthesiologyDentistryNewsOral Health

ADA Guidelines Surrounding Sedation Dentistry to be Examined

by Yahoo! Finance

Dentists and their team members throughout the country are invited to participate in an informative, live Town Hall teleconference ahead of the upcoming American Dental Association Annual Meeting in Denver. The Town Hall is being organized and will be hosted

September 20, 2016 Feature Dental HygieneDentistryEditorialOral Health

Dropping the ‘F Bomb’ …Again

by Catherine Wilson

Fluoridation is useless for low-income children, US federal data shows. Now please keep in mind the source, the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation (NYSCOF) Inc. Having said that, Center for Disease Control (CDC) 2011/2012 statistics reveal that low

September 20, 2016 News AnnouncementDentistryOral Health

The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Announces Canadian as New President

by Oral Health

At the AACP’s 31st Annual International Clinical Symposium, Dr. Dennis Marangos, DDS was elected President-Elect of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, the first Canadian to have this honor. The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain is an organization committed to the relief of

September 20, 2016 Feature Dental HygieneOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Evidence-Based Fluoride Delivery for Today’s Dental Hygiene Client

by Jo-Anne Jones

Abstract Today’s preventive practice provides the ability to intervene in the demineralization process and return the client to health often without the use of restorative techniques. Evidence-based research promotes the use of sodium fluoride varnish compared to other methods of

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September 20, 2016 Feature Dental CareDental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Mystery Solved: Acid Reflux and the Oral Cavity

by Gloria Alban, DDS, RHN

I am a retired dentist who has a passion for preventative dentistry and preventive medicine. I recently became painfully aware of the ramifications of acid reflux and GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) on the oral cavity. I developed severe GERD late

September 20, 2016 News Continuing EducationDentistryOral Health

1st Annual ‘Implant Complications & Innovations Symposium’ by T.I.D.E

by Oral Health

The Toronto Institute for Dental Excellence (T.I.D.E) is proud to announce the 1st annual “Implant Complications & Innovations Symposium” taking place in Toronto on June 2-3, 2017. This Symposium will be packed with two days of didactic and hands on

September 19, 2016 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryImplantologyNewsOral Health

Dental Implant Market on the Rise Due to Injuries and Aesthetic Awareness

by PRNewswire

The global dental implants market is expected to be USD 6.81 billion by 2024, based on a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Rising demand for tooth (or teeth) replacement has provided good growth potential to the market. Growing number of

September 19, 2016 News Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyNewsOral Health

Biolux Research Announces Irish Distribution with Promed for OrthoPulse®

by Oral Health

Biolux Research, designer and developer of Light Accelerated Orthodontics™ technology and products, is excited to announce it has reached agreement with Promed, for developing the Irish market. OrthoPulse® is a clinically-proven medical device that uses low levels of light energy to

September 16, 2016 News AnnouncementDentistryNewsOral Health

dentalcorp and Sinai Health System Partner To Form The Centre For Advanced Dental Research & Care

by Oral Health

The Centre for Advanced Dental Research & Care, a clinical and research partnership between Sinai Health System and the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry, with the philanthropic and leadership support of dentalcorp, was announced today. Dedicated to addressing some

September 15, 2016 News

Light Up the Night: Fashion Show and Gala

by Oral Health

Light Up The Night is the first annual AboutFace Fashion Show and Gala fundraiser that aims to promote beauty through diversity, uniqueness and confidence. Light Up The Night will help build awareness about facial differences, but more importantly, it will

May 18, 2016 News

BIT’s 3rd Annual World Congress of Oral & Dental Medicine (CODM-2016)

by Organizing Committee of CODM-2016

BIT’s 3rd Annual World Congress of Oral & Dental Medicine-2016 (CODM-2016) will be held on November 18-20, 2016 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. November 28th – 20th, 2016 BIT’s 3rd Annual World Congress of Oral & Dental Medicine (CODM-2016) Kaohsiung, Taiwan Tel: 0086-411-84799609

March 17, 2016 News

Engaging Teams

by Oral Health

Sometimes people click and when they do, sparks ignite! Dorothy Garlough and Loretta Langille and are two such persons and their formation of Engaging Teams is a testament to their combustion! Like-minded with 50 years of clinical dental hygiene experience between them, they