ADA: Dentists can help detect diabetes

ADA: Dentists can help detect diabetes
A recent study in Journal of the American Dental Association found that 1 in 5 cases of total tooth loss in the U.S. can be linked to diabetes (JADA, May 2013, Vol. 144:5, pp. 478-485). Patients with diabetes have a lower resistance to infection …
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ADA Approves Topical Prescription Fluoride for Home
The guidelines were published in the November issue of the Journal of the American Dental Association. In another departure from the 2006 version, the new guidelines recommend that professionally applied gel should contain only acidulated phosphate …
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Dr. John's Candies Headed South for New Orleans American Dental Association
Dr. John's Candies will be exhibiting at the ADA Annual Session in New Orleans October 31 – November 2nd, 2013, occupying Booth # 3151 at the event. Dr. John will be introducing many new products including brand new flavors of Dr. John's Simply Xylitol …
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Brush Your Teeth, Help Save Your Heart?
The findings were published online Oct. 28 in the Journal of the American Heart Association. "These results are important because … Regular visits to your dentist and daily dental care can reduce your risk of gum disease. More information. The U.S …
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