Yale study: The more dentists in area, the lower obesity rates

Yale study: The more dentists in area, the lower obesity rates
More than 30 percent of Americans are obese, and the problem costs $ 150 billion a year in health care costs and lost productivity, the release said. More interest by dentists in their patients' body weight could help in the fight against obesity …
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Las Vegas Chamber shifts health insurance strategy
Chamber Health Options is scheduled to go live midmonth as perhaps the first — but probably not the last — private exchange for a business organization based in the Silver State. “Part of our mission is to help our members not only do business with …
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Widely used depression drug associated with dental implant failure
The International and American Associations for Dental Research (IADR/AADR) have published a paper titled “SSRIs and the Risk of Osseointegrated Implant Failure – A Cohort Study. … Khadijeh Al-Abedalla, Samer Abi Nader, Belinda Nicolau, Emad …
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