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Kennewick Dentists are offering free dental work for a day  KEPR 19

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- If you've ever had a toothache, you know how debilitating dental pain can be. And not everyone can afford to have expensive dental work ...

Is Oral-B Dental Floss Really Toxic? What You Need to Know  Healthline

A new study claims Oral-B dental floss may be exposing you to toxic PFAS chemicals. Here's how to know if the floss you're using is safe.

CDA Cares free dental clinic  Fairfield Daily Republic

The California Dental Association Foundation will be hosting a CDA Cares free dental clinic March 8-9 at the Solano County Fairgrounds. Doors open at 5:30 ...

Hollywood's most drastic dental transformations  Page Six

Danielle Bregoli, aka Bhad Bhabie, debuted some brand new pearly whites to her nearly 16 million Instagram followers, cementing her place in Hollywood.

Careerline Tech students sweep state dental contest

OLIVE TWP. — Dental students from Careerline Tech Center swept their categories at the Health Occupations Students of America State Leadership Conference ...

WVU Dentistry to offer free children's dental exams  San Francisco Chronicle

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Dentistry officials at West Virginia University say children ages 1 to 17 can receive free exams, any necessary X-rays and ...

Medical, Dental Apps Benefit From 3D Printing

3D printing is increasingly becoming an attractive proposition in many manufacturing applications involving customizable products. One sector that stands to ...

Former Cape Fear Serpentarium could become a dental practice, spa  WWAY NewsChannel 3

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington dentist plans to turn the former Cape Fear Serpentarium into a full *service* dental spa. Real Estate Broker Terry Espy ...

Dental practice closes up shop  Mount Desert Islander

BAR HARBOR — High Street Dental is closing its doors one year following the death of founding dentist Dr. Stephen Moon, who owned the practice for 20.

Free children's dental clinic coming to Jacksonville  WJXT News4JAX

A dental event in Jacksonville is giving children another reason to smile.

Shelley Shearer: Stop fearing the dentist — anxiety shouldn't prevent you from proper preventive care  User-generated content

Each year severe fear and anxiety prevent millions of Americans from seeking proper preventive dental care. The consequences of this problem may go far ...

Avoiding communication breakdowns in your dental practice  Dentistry IQ

Communication is key to helping a dental practice opearate efficiently. Here are top communiation strategies for you and your dental team.

Is it safe to have dental work done during pregnancy?  Elk Valley Times

Dental treatment may be done at any time during pregnancy, but the best time to perform elective dental treatment while pregnant is in the second trimester, ...

Near-Term Outlook for Dental Supplies Industry Looks Bright  Nasdaq

The Zacks Medical - Dental Supplies industry comprises designers, developers, manufacturers and marketers of dental consumables, dental laboratory.

What are Dental implants? | Insiders  Elk Valley Times

Dental implants are metal posts or frames mounted with replacement teeth that are surgically positioned beneath the gums and fused to your jawbone.

Eliminating Dental Woes Without Worrisome Debt  The New York Times

When people suffer from pain and face major expenses, Community Health Advocates helps them regain their lives and confidence.

Free children's dental clinics at WAPS elementary schools  Winona Daily News

Winona Area Public Schools, in partnership with Winona Volunteer Services, will host three children's dental health clinics at WAPS elementary schools.

Dozens More Parents Join Lawsuits Against Children's Dental Group in Anaheim  NBC Southern California

Dozens of parents have joined multiple lawsuits against a now-defunct dental chain, stemming from a bacterial outbreak traced to a polluted water system in its ...

Curb Emergency Costs with Dental Savings Plan | FCT News  Freestonecountytimesonline

Posted by admin | Jan 18, 2019 | Community | 0 |. By Dr. Justin Wright, DDS. Like most unexpected problems, a dental emergency can often come with a price ...

Free children's dental clinic coming to Jacksonville in February | WJAX-TV

Local children will get a chance to get free dental work next month during the 2019 Give Kids A Smile event.

65 more families file lawsuit against Anaheim dental clinic on behalf of infected children  OCRegister

IRVINE — Sixty-five families whose children were infected by rare bacteria when they underwent pulpotomies, or “baby root canals,” at an Anaheim clinic two ...

Dental coding with Kyle: Occlusal guards  Dentistry IQ

Dental coding can cause a lot of headaches in dental practices, especially when the codes are updated. Staying up-to-date can be hard. Here's a code change ...

Murfreesboro dentist Nate Schott pleads guilty, plans to sell dental practice  The Daily News Journal

Murfreesboro dentist Richard "Nate" Schott pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit health care fraud in federal court on Wednesday.

You and the Law: Hiring mistakes prove costly to dentists  Hanford Sentinel

Today's story will be of special interest to dentists, beginning with these two questions:

U.S. Dental Laboratories Market Analysis and Forecast to 2025 -  Odessa American

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2019--The "U.S. Dental Laboratories Market Analysis and Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ...

Hate Root Canals? Researchers Regenerate Dental Tissue In The Lab  IFLScience

Scientists from Temple University used a two-sided scaffold and dental stem cells to guide dentin and pulp tissue growth, including the blood vessels and n.

Talk of the Town: February is National Pet Dental Health Month  WIS10

Watch the video for her advice on how to brush your pets' teeth. It's more often than you think and there are a variety of ways to get the job done.

Donations, volunteers needed for free dental clinic  KMTV - 3 News Now

A free dental clinic is coming to Omaha on March 29-30 for the first time in a decade.

National Dental Now Offers Leading, Full-Arch Dental Implant Solution, Teeth Tomorrow®, At All Locations

National Dental now welcomes patients to experience the life-changing benefits of the full-arch dental implants solution, Teeth Tomorrow®. Always ...

Certain Dental Flosses Raise Body Levels of Toxic Chemicals  Medscape

Flossing teeth could increase the body's levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) — widely used chemicals linked to a number of diseases and ...

Chickasha dentist offering free dental treatment  KFOR Oklahoma City

CHICKASHA, Okla. - A dentist in Chickasha is offering free dental treatment to adult patients towards the end of the month with his 12th annual Dentistry From ...

Over half of 84,000 children on dental waiting lists facing a delay of more than a year

At least 84000 children are waiting for dental services, with half of these on lists for more than a year.

Shien had to wait two years to see a dentist — by the time she got in, it was too late  ABC News

Mother-of-two Shien Sligar is 31 and needs dentures. Long wait times in the public system, and high prices at private clinics made getting an appointment ...

Quebec to provide dental coverage for children with cancer  Global News

WATCH: Quebec's health minister has announced that medicare will cover the cost of dental care for children who have undergone cancer treatment. Coverage ...

Beto O'Rourke Livestreams Dental Cleaning on Instagram  The Daily Beast

Former Senate hopeful and potential 2020 presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke livestreamed his dental cleaning in a bizarre Instagram story Thursday, ...

Murfreesboro dentist pleads guilty to conspiracy to commit health care fraud

A Murfreesboro dentist pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit health care fraud in federal court on Wednesday.

Children in their thousands ‘suffering’ on dental waiting lists  The Irish Times

Youngsters enduring 'pain and infections' for want of adequate *service*, claims Fianna Fáil.

Dental Crowns and Bridges Market Forecast by 2018-2022 segmented by Analysis, Market Size, Regions, Manufactures, types and applications  Current News Magazine

Dental Crowns and Bridges Market report covers all the latest information on the present and future industry trends. The Dental Crowns and Bridges Market ...

Global Dental CAD-CAM Market 2018-2025: Top Companies, Trends and Growth Factors, Global Market Status, Driving Factor Analysis, Competition Status  Current News Magazine

The Dental CAD-CAM Market report provide the complete analysis of Dental CAD-CAM Market Size Data and development forecast from 2018-2025.

Toddler who died after dental procedure was hooked up to empty oxygen tank as staff muted heart alarm: lawsuit  Fox News

The heartbroken family of a 2-year-old boy who died after a visit to the dentist last year is suing the Arizona clinic, claiming that a staff member repeatedly muted ...

Dental Impression Materials Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2026 : Leading Players Involved: GC Europe, 3M ESPE, Kerr Dental - Press Release  Digital Journal

The latest research report on the dental impression materials market for the forecast period, 2018 - 2026 is involved in screening the business environment and ...

Grace Medical Home moving to larger building, adding dental care for uninsured  Orlando Sentinel

By early summer, Grace Medical Home will move from its current clinic at Pennsylvania Street to a 19000-square-foot building on E. Concord Street, tripling its ...

First Blockchain-Based Dental Assurance Has Been Released  newsBTC

In the end of 2018, the Netherlands-based Dentacoin Foundation announced the launch of the long-awaited Dentacoin Assurance's testnet.

Health Study finds dangerous chemical in popular dental floss KJRH 12:16 PM, Jan 11, 2019  WTMJ-TV

A habit meant to keep you from getting gum disease could be making you sick in other ways. A new study says a popular brand of dental floss has toxic ...

Dentist In Northbrook IL Announces Cutting Edge Technology - Press Release  Digital Journal

Dr. Steven Kacel, a prominent dentist in Northbrook IL uses the latest in cutting edge technology for all of his dental patients. Dr. Kacel states that his practice ...

Dentist In Del Mar Announces Services For The Entire Family - Press Release  Digital Journal

A prominent dentist Del Mar has announced that they are offering services suited for every member of the family. The dental practice states that they have ...

Floridians flying abroad to cut cost on dental work  ABC Action News

Slick marketing campaigns and deals on luxury dental vacations are luring a growing number of Floridians to countries like Costa Rica for common procedures ...

A perfect place to prepare for dental school  St. Olaf College News

Annika Johnson '18 came to St. Olaf College knowing she wanted to be a dentist. She also arrived knowing that with just 66 schools of dentistry in the nation, the ...

4 injured after bus crashes into Tyler dental office building  KLTV

Tyler Police are responding to a wreck where a bus crashed into a building.

Oral-B dental floss linked to toxic chemicals, study suggests  Deseret News

A new study suggests that the popular Oral-B Glide floss may be exposing people who use it to toxic chemicals.

First systematic assessment of dental growth and development in an archaic hominin (genus, Homo) from East Asia  Science Advances

Several human dental traits typical of modern humans appear to be associated with the prolonged period of development that is a key human attribute.

Woman posing as dental assistant steals from employees, police say | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

Investigators say the woman stole credit cards and cash from two employees.

Hudsonville dentist now author of new book  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

HUDSONVILLE, Mich. -- A West Michigan dentist is now an author of his book. Dr. Bradley A. Dykstra DDS, MBA of Hudsonville Dental, has released his new ...

Petaluma Health Center bringing dentists to kids  North Bay Business Journal

The Sonoma County health center gets a $300000 local grant to buy a mobile dental clinic. "For every dollar spent on preventative dental services for children, ...

Dental bus makes stop in Bannertown  Mount Airy News

Quietly and with little fanfare, a local church arranged for a fully equipped dental bus to come to town and provide free dental care for those in need. The North ...

Efforts to Expand Access to Oral Health Care to Continue in 2019  The Pew Charitable Trusts

In 2019, many states are likely to continue efforts to expand access to dental care to more of their residents through multiple approaches, including extending ...

Suit: Major red flags in Yuma boy's death after dental visit  ABC15 Arizona

YUMA, AZ — A year after the death of a young Arizona boy following a dental procedure, a lawsuit is taking aim at everyone involved with the operation.

Dental Membrane and Bone Graft Substitutes Market Research 2018-2023 : Analysis Of Key Players ,Potential Growth, Share, Demand And Forecast  RISReport

Dental Membrane and Bone Graft Substitutes Market Report analyse current as well as future aspects of the Dental Membrane and Bone Graft Substitutes ...

Global Dental Radiography Systems Market 2019 - Danaher, Sirona, Carestream, Planmeca, Vatech, Midmark, Asahi Roentgen  Industry News Alert

The global “Dental Radiography Systems Market” report delivers a comprehensive and systematic framework of the Dental Radiography Systems market at a ...

Four Dental Myths That Are Destroying Your Teeth  IFLScience

We all know the advice for healthy teeth – brush twice daily and don't eat too much sugar. So why do those of us following these instructions find we some.

Dental Laser Market 2019-2024: Dealers, Suppliers, Brand Strategy Demand, Pricing Strategy and Analysis  Current News Magazine

Global Dental Laser Market report speaks the principal concerns of this market, and it also gives the detailed forecast of the market. Typically segmented by ...

Collins Dental acquires Dr. Timothy Duez's dental office  DeKalb Daily Chronicle

Collins Dental Group in Sycamore is growing. As of Dec. 1, patients of Dr. Timothy Duez in DeKalb were invited to transfer to the group.

Racine Dental Group celebrates 50 years in style | Money  Journal Times

MOUNT PLEASANT — When a dental practice reaches its 50th year, with 17 dentists and specialists, in a beautiful state of the art facility, you know it's doing ...

Direct Restorative Materials of Dental Consumables Market Overview, Industry Top Manufactures, Market Size, Industry Growth Analysis and Forecast: 2023  Current News Magazine

Global Direct Restorative Materials of Dental Consumables Market Report analyses the industry based on different factors like growth trends, consumer volume, ...

Dental floss, certain behaviors may increase toxic chemicals in the body, study suggests  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The American Dental Association recommends daily between-teeth cleaning using floss or another interdental cleaner may help prevent cavities and gum ...

Long-time Greendale dentist spends his retirement caring for teeth of the needy  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Retired Greendale dentist Robert Schwade bent over the patient in his chair and looked into yet another mouth full of painful black stubs poking out of the gums ...

Practice Management Conference: The 2018-19 Medical-Dental-Legal Update (Cancun, Mexico, 01/21/2019 - 01/25/2019) - Cancún January 21-25, 2019  MD Linx

The course is a unique, 20-hour survey of the intersection of medicine and law as well as selected clinical topics. The Update is presented in a structured ...

Dental hygienists from health department treat students' teeth  WBBJ-TV

JACKSON, Tenn. — Dental staff with the Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department carried on a tradition Tuesday. Each year, dental hygienists ...

Arizona parents sue dentist after 2-year-old dies following dental procedure  WTVD-TV

An Arizona family wants justice a year after their 2-year-old son died after a dental procedure. A new lawsuit is taking aim at everyone involved with the ...

Prop. 56 Dental Loan Repayment Program will award up to $300K  CDA (California Dental Association)

Preliminary criteria for the Prop. 56 Dental Loan Repayment Program were recently announced by the California Department of Health Care Services.

A 2-year-old boy died after getting a common dental procedure at Kool Smiles. The family is suing  News 5 Cleveland

YUMA, Ariz. — A year after the death of a young Arizona boy following a dental procedure, a lawsuit is taking aim at everyone involved with the operation.

Clearwater, FL Dentists, Treat Multiple Cosmetic Concerns with One Solution, Porcelain Veneers  Benzinga

CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Clearwater Dental Associates team members, Drs. Matthew Burton, Keith Kiskaddon, Nolan Allen, ...

Dr. Hart details Dominican dental mission with Rotarians  Cleburne Times-Review

Cleburne's Dr. Jim Hart and his wife, Christy Hart, shared memories of their recent mission trip to the Dominican Republic during Thursday's weekly luncheon of ...

Free dental care offered | News, Sports, Jobs  Fairmont Sentinel

SHERBURN — Grilled hamburgers will be served from 6-8 p.m. tonight at the Sherburn American Legion Club. Everyone is welcome. n There will be no school ...

Patterson Companies Announces Dental Leadership Appointment  Business Wire

Patterson Companies (Nasdaq: PDCO) announced today that Eric Shirley will join Patterson as President of the Dental business unit effective February 4.

West Point Dental Clinic Shares Valuable Tips To Maintain Good Oral Health In 2019 - Press Release  Digital Journal

Dentist Blacktown | Westpoint Dental ClinicWest Point Dental Clinic, one of the best dental clinics in Blacktown shares some tips to embrace good oral health ...

Global Dental Gypsum Market 2019 - USG, Heraeus Kulzer, Whip-Mix, YOSHINO GYPSUM, Formula (Saint-Gobain)  Industry News Alert

The global “Dental Gypsum Market” report delivers a comprehensive and systematic framework of the Dental Gypsum market at a global level that includes all ...

ECU offering free dental screenings and x-rays

Fourth-year students at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine are hosting free dental screenings and x-rays. The screenings are used to detect ...

84,000 children and teenagers awaiting dental assessment or treatment, new figures  Irish Examiner

Dentists have claimed 'shocking' new figures which reveal 84,000 children and teenagers from all over the country are awaiting dental assessment or treatment, ...

Dental tips to help keep drivers on the road  Fleet Owner

There are good snacks and bad snacks for your teeth and one drink to definitely avoid to keep drivers on the road and out of the dentist's chair and hospital.

Dental care for elderly gives USC students valued clinical experience  USC News

The night before an important date with his wife, Norman Beals had a dental emergency. “While I was eating, my two front teeth broke,” Beals recalled. “My wife ...

Nonprofits' wish list: Art supplies, cat supplies, dental help  Arizona Daily Star

Mission: Protecting children, empowering youth and strengthening families. Wish list: Tickets/passes to movie theaters, restaurant/coffee house gift cards for ...

Local oral surgeons offering 'second chance' dental procedure  Charleston Gazette-Mail

To bring a new smile to someone's face — and a new outlook to his or her daily life — in 2019, Mountain State Oral & Facial Surgery will provide a “second ...

Air Force selects 574 medical, dental, biomedical sciences officers for promotion

The selectees include officers in the Dental Corps, Medical *Service* Corps and Biomedical Sciences Corps.

Suburban Dentist Offers Free Dental Work to Good Samaritans Who Helped Her Chase Alleged Wallet Thief  NBC Chicago

Dr. Celeste Medynskyj left work Thursday and went grocery shopping in Schaumburg. But what happened next was anything but routine.

Daily briefing: Bejewelled dental tartar points to female scribes

Thousand-year-old teeth show women worked on medieval manuscripts, the magnetic north pole is fleeing Canada and why your PhD is not a liability.

Foster Orthodontics – The Experts in Dental Braces Now Offers Both the Damon® and Invisalign® Systems for Teeth Straightening and Alignment in Shreveport, LA - Press Release  Digital Journal

Shreveport, LA - Foster Orthodontics, the experts in dental braces for teens and adults is now offering both the Damon® and Invisalign® Systems for teeth ...

Wellness Tree Clinic gives free dental work to veterans  KMVT

Veterans in the Magic Valley can soon get dental work for free because of the Wellness Tree Clinic.

Snyder signs bill authorizing dental therapists  WILX-TV

Gov. Rick Snyder signed a new law that allows midlevel dental providers, called dental therapists, to perform routine procedures.

Dental floss elevates levels of PFAS in humans, study says  UPI News

Oral-B Glide dental floss and other products contain PFAS, which researchers have associated with various negative health problems, a study says.

Vicksburg, MS Dentists Acquire State-Of-The-Art 3D Imaging Technology, Offer Precise Dental Implant Treatment

Skilled dentists in Vicksburg, MS, Drs. Kenneth Nash and Jonathan Nash of Nash Family Dentistry have acquired the state-of-the-art KaVo Op 3D™ CBCT ...

WELCOME TO ATHENS: Panera Bread, Aspen Dental coming here  News Courier

After months of rumors, officials have confirmed that 1323 U.S. 72 East in Athens will be the new home of Panera Bread and Aspen Dental.

Get free dental services on Christmas Eve at All Comfort Dental offices  The Denver Channel

Improving your oral health may not be on your mind during the holiday season, but if you're looking for a way to cut your bill from the dentist's office, today's your ...

ADA partners with PBS Kids to make sure children are ready for the dentist  MultiBriefs Exclusive

If you haven't heard of Daniel Tiger, you likely don't hang out with preschoolers much. In a recent episode of "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood," Daniel felt a little ...

Recycling Mystery: Dental Appliances

From braces to dentures, over a lifetime most of us have some dental appliances installed. When the appliances are removed, where do they end up?

Michigan Becomes 8th State to Authorize Dental Therapists  The Pew Charitable Trusts

Michigan this week became the eighth U.S. state to authorize dental therapists in some capacity, and the second to enact a dental therapy law in 2018.

Legislative preview: Dental care: The overlooked health care problem

It's an overshadowed facet of the health care debate. But when the Minnesota Legislature convenes next week to kick off the 2019 session, legislators are ...

Hope Dental Brings in a Range of Crowns in Davie and Sunrise, Florida - Press Release  Digital Journal

For those looking for crowns in Davie and Sunrise, Florida, Hope Dental is the name to count on. This press release was orginally distributed by ReleaseWire.

Dental flossing and other behaviors linked with higher levels of toxic chemicals in the body  Medical Xpress

A new study suggests certain types of consumer behaviors, including flossing with Oral-B Glide dental floss, contribute to elevated levels in the body of toxic ...

Dental nightmare turns Suffern teen into advocate  The Journal News |

The Suffern teen will be recognized Tuesday for her efforts on behalf of organ donation when she rides in a float at the Rose Bowl Parade in Pasadena.

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