American Dental Association's San Antonio conference economic impact

American Dental Association's San Antonio conference economic impact … According to American Dental Association officials, more than 75 million Americans won't visit a dentist this year, even though nearly half of people over 30 suffer from some form of gum disease and an estimated 25 percent of children under the age of … Read more on San Antonio Business JournalHinsdale Dentist to Speak on Cancer Treatments and Oral Health at Local … He has lectured at a host of international and regional meetings, including for...

Asthmatic Kids Are At Higher Dental Risks

Asthma is one of the most common problems affecting people of all ages. It is a disease of the airways characterized by obstruction in breathing and bronchospasm. Asthmatics may experience shortness of breath, coughing, chest tightness and wheezing. Many people don’t realize however that asthma can have an adverse effect on the overall oral health of a person. In order to trace the connection of asthma to producing other oral anxiety, a study was conducted comparing asthma patients aging 3 to 24 years old of the same age group who are not...

American Dental Association's San Antonio conference economic impact

American Dental Association's San Antonio conference economic impact … According to American Dental Association officials, more than 75 million Americans won't visit a dentist this year, even though nearly half of people over 30 suffer from some form of gum disease and an estimated 25 percent of children under the age of … Read more on San Antonio Business JournalTo improve oral health of adults with developmental disabilities, support … In this month's issue of The Journal of the American Dental Association,...

Video hopes to reward community after year of health battles, tragedies

Video hopes to reward community after year of health battles, tragedies "If it wasn't for the community and football here with Troutman, the youth association and the middle school and the high school, I'm not sure that we would have been able to get through this and be where we are today," coach Scott Miller says in the … Read more on WBTVChamber launches new coalition The Tohono O'odham Nation, in southwestern and central Arizona, has long been fighting to build a casino in the Phoenix area. A mix of...

Arthritis Pain—How to Avoid Accidental Acetaminophen Poisoning

Accidental Poisoning from Acetaminophen Acetaminophen is the most popular painkiller in the US. It is best known by the brand name Tylenol but is sold under 97 different brand names. It is known as paracetamol in many parts of the world. It is also sold in combination with other drugs in more than 100 products. During cold and flu season, people who take acetaminophen for arthritis are at risk for acetaminophen poisoning. Taking just twice the recommended dose of acetaminophen can cause acute liver failure. Unfortunately, this has already...