Gum trees in North Country not used for chewing pleasure

Gum trees in North Country not used for chewing pleasure
The Journal of the American Dental Association recently cited a study that found “Xylitol is an effective preventive agent against dental caries.” Six to seven grams of xylitol per day is reportedly an ideal quantity for cavity prevention. Because it …
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At A Glance A Financial Plan After a Layoff
1 for someone who has just been laid off. This discussion relates to a recent Wall Street Journal Investing in Funds & ETFs report and formed the basis of a discussion on The Experts blog in November. … Medical and dental insurance always comes to a …
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American Dental Association President Makes Case to Congress for Indian

American Dental Association President Makes Case to Congress for Indian
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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Many local ER patients have dental issues
A study published April 1 in the Journal of the American Dental Association reported that 1 percent of emergency room visits nationwide from 2008 to 2010 included a diagnosis of dental injury or disease. One hundred and one of those patients died while …
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Concordia Great: Dr. Thomas O. Burgess

Concordia Great: Dr. Thomas O. Burgess
Nine years later, the Journal of the American Dental Association called him the “father of hypnosis in dentistry.” As hypnodontia began to spread, Burgess' expertise was in demand. He lectured at medical and dental conventions around the United States …
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Supreme Court Scrutinizes Power of Licensing Boards in Teeth Whitening Case
North Carolina and 21 other states filed a brief supporting the dental board, as did the American Medical Association and the American Dental Association. Consumer groups are supporting the FTC, as are free-market conservative organizations that …
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New Research by ADA Health Policy Institute Examines Oral Care Access and

New Research by ADA Health Policy Institute Examines Oral Care Access and
The monthly The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) is the ADA's flagship publication and the best-read scientific journal in dentistry. For more information about the ADA, visit www.ada.org. For more information on oral health, including …
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Public Release: 15-Jan-2015 Bone stem cells shown to regenerate bone and
The discovery by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) is reported today in the online issue of the journal Cell. … The study was funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health (5U54 CA126513, R01 RHL115145A, AR056246, and …
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Dentists Claim They Can't Treat Poor Kids. Here's How They Can.
Dental disease only gets worse if it's left untreated, and when people are unable to find a dentist to help them, they often end up in the ER. According to a study in the Journal of the American Dental Association, more than 4 million people went to …
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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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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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Do DIY Teeth Whitening Methods Really Work?
The question of whether this strawberry and baking-soda concoction was effective came up during the 2012 annual meeting of the American Association for Dental Research in Tampa, Florida. [Smile Secrets: 5 Things Your Grin Reveals About You]. "Although …
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Dental laboratory technology program closing
The closure mirrors a trend throughout the country, said Richard W. Valachovic, president and CEO of the American Dental Education Association. Mike Swain, program coordinator of dental laboratory technology, said the decision to close the program was …
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Lastest Journal Of American Dental Association News

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month
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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Health Accord's Expiry Could Hurt Some Provinces: Advocacy Group
But what's more, a <a href="http://www.ajcn.org/content/84/1/95.abstract">2006 study</a> in the <em>American Journal of Clinical Nutrition</em> found that artichoke hearts had the highest antioxidant density of any vegetable, beating out such well …
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