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Hargreaves Honored for Excellence in Dental Research

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) has announced Journal of Endodontics Editor-in-Chief Kenneth M. Hargreaves, DDS, PhD, chair of the department of endodontics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio), and professor in the school’s …

Milk Teeth Provide Insight to Modern Health

Researchers from the University of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England, report evidence from the milk teeth of ancient Anglo-Saxon children provided a more reliable indicator of the effects of diet and health than bone. The study, “Comparing Apples and Oranges: Why Infant …

VOCO introduces Meron Plus QM

VOCO, Indian Land, South Carolina, has  introduced Meron Plus QM, a paste-to-paste resin-modified glass ionomer cement in VOCO’s QuickMix syringe. Featuring almost twice the adhesive value than the leading brand, Meron Plus QM’s ability to accept a tack-cure (5-10 second) enables quick …

OSAP Releases Patient Safety Scripts

The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP), Atlanta, Georgia, has provided oral health professionals six safety scripts to help build patient trust in infection control.  The scripts are inline with one of the goals of Dental Infection Control Awareness Month. These …

‘Exceed with CEREC’ Fall Series Lineup Announced

Henry Schein, Melville, New York, and Dentsply Sirona, York, Pennsylvania, have announced the launch of its “Exceed with CEREC” series for fall 2018. Held at various locations throughout the year, the two-day program is designed to demonstrate the clinical applications of the …

Oral Health America Welcomes New Employees

Oral Health America (OHA) recently welcomed Liz Kelly, BA, corporate development manager, and David Martin, BS, program fellow, as esteemed staff members. Kelly is responsible for working with OHA’s corporate donors and sponsorships. She comes to OHA after a longtime career of selling …
Biofilm

Nanoparticles Used For pH-Activated Biofilm Control

In a study in Nature Communications, researchers Hyun (Michel) Koo, DDS, MS, PhD, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, and David Cormode, PhD, of Penn’s Perelman School of Medicine and School of Engineering and Applied Science, used catalytic nanoparticles to effectively …

Preventive Care Key to Increased Productivity

As employers have learned more about the impact of preventable illness on the cost of employer-sponsored health benefits and overall productivity, they have become increasingly interested in company wellness plans that encourage healthy behaviors, such as losing weight or quitting smoking.
Hargreaves Honored for Excellence in Dental Research

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) has announced Journal of Endodontics Editor-in-Chief...

Milk Teeth Provide Insight to Modern Health

Researchers from the University of Bradford in West Yorkshire, England, report...

VOCO introduces Meron Plus QM

VOCO, Indian Land, South Carolina, has  introduced Meron Plus QM, a...

OSAP Releases Patient Safety Scripts

The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP), Atlanta, Georgia, has...

LANAP and LAPIP Protocols: Laser Gum Disease Protocols

Over 50% of US adults have gum disease.  Offer your patients...

IRIS HD USB 3.0 Intraoral Camera

Experience the Clarity in High Definition The new IRIS HD USB...

A New Adhesive/Primer Ideal for Indirect Restorations

At BISCO, adhesion is our passion. BISCO prides itself on developing...

KDZ Bruxer® Aesthetic

Bring the strength of full-contour zirconia into the facial zone with...