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 …
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American Dental Association Encouraged by Soda Makers' Pledge to Promote
The ADA Seal of Acceptance long has been a valuable and respected guide to consumer dental care products. The monthly The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) is the ADA's flagship publication and the best-read scientific journal in …
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To improve oral health of adults with developmental disabilities, support
In this month's issue of The Journal of the American Dental Association, researchers from Tufts University School of Medicine and Tufts University School of Dental Medicine report on the first large-scale survey to investigate factors influencing at …
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Is imaging powder necessary while scanning die stone?

Is imaging powder necessary while scanning die stone?
Article Thumbnail Image February 13, 2015 — Is it necessary to use imaging powder to get the best results while scanning die stone? Not always, according to a new Journal of the American Dental Association study, which finds that imaging powder is not …
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FDA Stands By Its Dental Amalgam Mistake
Instead, the agency again stood by its unseen political directors, who in turn harken to the third-biggest-spending health professionals' lobby, the strongly pro-amalgam American Dental Association. The association, in turn, answers to the estimated …
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Legislators Call on FDA to Study use of Plastic Microbeads in Toothpastes

Legislators Call on FDA to Study use of Plastic Microbeads in Toothpastes
Some dentists said the beads were getting stuck in people's teeth and gums, causing them to raise concerns about the potential for infections. Both Procter & Gamble and the American Dental Association (ADA) have maintained the products are safe for use.
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Achievements: UI faculty, staff, students, and alumni making news
Allareddy, V; Elangovan, S; Nalliah, RP; Chickmagalur, N; Allareddy, V: an article, "Pathways for foreign-trained dentists to pursue careers in the United States." J Dent Educ. … Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2014 Oct;25(10):2335-41.
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Financial hurdles remain for dental care
Approximately 8.7 million children — and only about 800,000 adults — could gain extensive dental coverage through the ACA by 2018, according to the American Dental Association. The health care law requires dental coverage be an essential health …
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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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Dr. Tilman Richards Honors National Nutrition Month by Promoting Improved

Dr. Tilman Richards Honors National Nutrition Month by Promoting Improved
He is also a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and Nueces Valley District Dental Society. Dr. Richards is part of one percent of dental professionals providing the LANAP® FDA cleared laser procedure for gum disease …
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Gum Disease Can Trigger Host of Problems
“When you're looking at people who have gum disease, they are suffering from a chronic low-grade infection,” said Jean Connor, a dental hygienist in Cambridge, Mass., and president-elect of the American Dental Hygienists' Association. “Your whole body …
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On the Move
TriMega Purchasing Association is a not-for-profit, member-owned co-operative in the office products, computer supplies and office furniture industry with 590 member companies. Dakota State University honored faculty and donors at its recent … Dr.Lee …
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Nerlens Noel Visits TLC Dentistry
He received his dental degree in 2004 from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. Dr. Chalothorn is an active member of the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association (also served as delegate) and Blue Grass Dental Society.
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