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BulletinHealthcare launches news briefing for American Association of Endodontists Aug 23, 2017 | News USA

BulletinHealthcare launches news briefing for American Association of Endodontists

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: BulletinHealthcare, a provider of news briefings for top medical associations, has announced a partnership with the American Association of Endodontists (AAE). The new digital publication, titled In the News, offers more than 8,000 AAE members the latest and most relevant endodontic news in a concise, mobile-optimized weekly email.

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Public, patients agree that oral surgeons are most qualified to place implants Aug 21, 2017 | News USA

Public, patients agree that oral surgeons are most qualified to place implants

Both prospective dental implant patients and the general public agree in a new study: oral and maxillofacial surgeons are the most qualified to perform ...

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ICOI meeting gets underway in Vancouver Aug 18, 2017 | News USA

ICOI meeting gets underway in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, CANADA: The International Congress of Oral Implantologists is hosting its World Congress XXXV. This year, the ICOI is celebrating ...

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Oral Health America releases Medicare Dental Toolkit Aug 17, 2017 | News USA

Oral Health America releases Medicare Dental Toolkit

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Oral Health America (OHA) has released a new Medicare Dental Toolkit to assist those advocating for the addition of a dental benefit ...

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A hygienist’s observations from the ADHA meeting in the ‘City of Bridges’ Aug 9, 2017 | News USA

A hygienist’s observations from the ADHA meeting in the ‘City of Bridges’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., USA: Once upon a time, in the land of bridges and crowns, a purple-cloaked prophy queen reigned over her happy subjects. So beloved was she that her ladies in waiting tucked her into bed each night at the Hyatt Regency. Now it had to be the Regency, didn’t it? A plain old ordinary Hyatt would not befit the queen of hygiene, especially during the American Dental Hygienists’ Association 94th Annual Conference.

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Researchers: Poor oral health is major factor in older-adult malnutrition Aug 2, 2017 | News USA

Researchers: Poor oral health is major factor in older-adult malnutrition

University of North Carolina School of Medicine researchers led a study to determine risk factors associated with malnutrition among older adults receiving care in the emergency department. The study, published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, suggests that food scarcity and poor oral health are major risk factors for malnutrition that leads an older adult — already at high risk of functional decline, decreased quality of life and increased mortality — to land in the ...

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OSAP reports record-breaking attendance at annual conference in Atlanta Jul 27, 2017 | News USA

OSAP reports record-breaking attendance at annual conference in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Ga., USA: With a focus on the “Safest Dental Visit” and strategies central to the conference theme of “Make it Happen,” the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) Annual Infection Control Conference, held June 22 to 25, in Atlanta, brought together more than 300 policymakers, government agency representatives, educators, consultants, scientific authorities and key opinion leaders involved in infection control.

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Meeting review: AGD2017 in Las Vegas Jul 25, 2017 | News USA

Meeting review: AGD2017 in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nev., USA: The Academy of General Dentistry held its annual session in Las Vegas. AGD2017 was full of changes, including a new lecture format and a new focus. General dentists were in the right place. There were a lot of dental meetings out there with educational sessions and exhibit halls, but only an AGD meeting has an educational program that was developed with the specific needs of the general dentist in mind.

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Travel grants available for students via Osseointegration Foundation program Jul 21, 2017 | News USA

Travel grants available for students via Osseointegration Foundation program

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., USA: The Osseointegration Foundation (OF) recently announced the OF Student Travel Grant Program. A total of 20 student travel grants of $1,000 each will be awarded to the recipients of the top scoring oral research and e-poster abstracts submitted for the 2018 AO Annual Meeting. This award is open to both AO student members and student non-members who submit an abstract for the 2018 meeting and are currently enrolled in a dental school program.

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Court of appeals upholds AAID victory Jul 20, 2017 | News USA

Court of appeals upholds AAID victory

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued its opinion on June 19 affirming the lower court decision in favor of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s position that the Texas rule on dental specialties is unconstitutional. As a result, the state of Texas, as well as Louisiana and Mississippi (part of the Fifth Circuit), are enjoined from enforcing provisions that prohibit dentists from advertising as specialists in areas not recognized by the American Dental Association ...

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FDI World Dental Congress 2017

FDI World Dental Congress 2017

Bienvenido a Madrid! From 29 August to 1 September 2017, the dental community will gather in the Spanish capital for the FDI World Dental Congress. Find ...

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Prevention in dentistry

Prevention in dentistry

In addition to daily brushing and annual dental visits, a number of preventive measures can be taken to avoid oral diseases.

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Dental caries

Dental caries

Dental caries is one of the most common global dieases, affecting 60–90 per cent of schoolchildren and nearly 100 per cent of adults worldwide.

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AGD2017 offers a multitude of educational sessions and exhibitors Jul 14, 2017 | News USA

AGD2017 offers a multitude of educational sessions and exhibitors

LAS VEGAS, Nev., USA: If you’re standing in the middle of AGD2017 at Caesars Palace not knowing where to look first, you aren’t alone. With ...

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ADA launches national digital advertising campaign Jul 12, 2017 | News USA

ADA launches national digital advertising campaign

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: The American Dental Association (ADA) has launched a new national digital advertising campaign to encourage adults to visit a dentist. ...

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