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Are Dental Screening Laws Working?

How effective are dental screening laws (DSLs) at addressing oral disease among children if obstacles limit their ability to connect children to dental care? The answer: not very successful. A lack of dental providers participating in Medicaid and failure to facilitate referrals …
Woman comparing ingredients on soda bottle

UCSF Dentist Takes on the Sugar Industry

Cristin Kearns, DDS, MBA, assistant professor in the Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco, (UCSF) did not set out to become an academic. But that’s what happened after attending a 2007 dental conference on …
Tokuyama OMNICHROMA

Tokuyama Offers OMNICHROMA Universal Composite

OMNICHROMA is the first universal composite that matches every patient’s tooth shade, from A1 to D4, with a single shade of composite. This revolutionary composite has been developed through the culmination of 35 years of research and development experience by Tokuyama. OMNICHROMA’s …

Lymph Node Ratio May Predict Cancer Risk

A patient’s lymph node ratio (LNR) may help predict the course of a patient’s disease, thus guiding health care professionals to choose the most appropriate postsurgical therapy for patients with oral cancer, according to University of Colorado Cancer Center researchers. Patients with …
USC Study Suggests E-cigarettes Not Harmless Water Vapor

E-cigarette users develop some of the same cancer-related molecular changes in...

Obstructive sleep apnea
Jaw Surgery Improves Outcomes in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients

A study published in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery has found...

ADA and FDI to Host ADA FDI World Dental Congress 2019

CHICAGO — To create a more impactful dental meeting for attendees, guests...

Guardian Grants $400,00 to Dental Lifeline Network

The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian) has provided a...

Tokuyama Dental America Launches Corporate Social Responsibility Program

Tokuyama Dental America has launched Tokuyama Empowers, the company’s corporate social...

Quantum Dental Technologies Canary System
Canary System Inventors Nominated for 2019 Manning Innovation Award

Stephen Abrams, DDS, and Andreas Mandelis, PhD, have been nominated for the...

ImplanTape
Ventures Plus Introduces ImplanTape

Ventures Plus has introduced a unique new way to protect the...

Citrisil
Sterisil® Brings New Look and Format to Citrisil™ Waterline Tablets

Sterisil Inc has relaunched its Citrisil Dental Waterline Microbial Control Tablet...