Dental students' characteristics, not debt, influence job choices

Dental students' characteristics, not debt, influence job choices
Article Thumbnail Image May 21, 2014 — Dental students' characteristics, rather than educational debt, have a greater influence on their employment choices, according to a new study in the Journal of the American Dental Association. Despite concerns …

Red Wine Fights Cavities Too?
The American Dental Association suggests that the best ways to fight plaque and tartar buildup is to regularly floss, rush with a fluoride toothpaste, and even using antimocrobial rinses. However, the ACS points out in a recent press release that these …
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Dr. Jeff Hersh: Diabetes explained
More than 55 million Americans have pre-diabetes, although this does not necessarily lead to diabetes; the Diabetes Prevention Program showed that with certain lifestyle changes, including modest weight loss, increased physical activity and behavior …
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North Park Family Dentistry Offering New Alternative For Missing Teeth
He organizes charitable community clinics to serve the smiles of Columbus residents in need. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Georgia Dental Association and the Western District Dental Society. He has been published in the Journal …

Greensboro dentist to be president of American Dental Association

Greensboro dentist to be president of American Dental Association
… for dental school graduates. He said the average debt is a staggering $ 226,000, compared to the average income last year of $ 192,000 for a general practitioner. He spoke recently about his profession and his plans as the American Dental Association …
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What's new in the mid-Hudson Valley business scene for Nov. 28
… is a member of numerous dental associations and serves as a manuscript reviewer for General Dentistry, the academy's bimonthly journal. He is active in the Ninth District Dental Association, a component of the New York and American Dental …
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Eye-Movement Therapy Effective in Dental Phobia
Many people have some fear of dental treatments, and between 2% to 4% of the general population has such paralyzing fear that they fit the diagnosis of dental phobia used in the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of …
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Veterans asking public to take chance with ballot drive
(Photo: Michael Davis / Statesman Journal) … John Stensland, president of the Willamette chapter of the Military Officers Association of America and also speaking for the United Veterans Groups of Oregon, needs nonprofits and other civic-minded folks …
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There is More to Your Mouthwash Than a Minty Taste
The American Dental Association, a professional association of dentists, tests products and has a council on scientific affairs which evaluates products to determine if they are safe and effective. Those that pass the tests receive a seal, which can be …
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New recommendations for babies
New recommendation: The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that parents keep their toddlers in rear-facing car seats much longer. Why it's better:"The revised … This echoed recommendations made earlier in the year by the American Dental …
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Autism: No, it's not caused by glyphosate or circumcision, but is likely in

Autism: No, it's not caused by glyphosate or circumcision, but is likely in
What causes autism? The causes are endless, and mounting, if the Internet is to believed as a reliable source. It's variously: vaccines, GMOs, glyphosate, chemicals in our home, fluoride in water, telephone wires, cell phones and even chemtrails left …
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Community Calendar
Email announcements to and include “Community Calendar” in the subject field. Items submitted less than two weeks in advance will be less likely to be published. Entries and the calendar may be edited for length and content.
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Tribal dental care access falls short
However, the New Mexico Dental Association and the American Dental Association have asserted strong opposition to this viable and proven solution. Not surprising given that the ADA launched a similar negative campaign in Alaska. In fact, the ADA …
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Culture shift yields support for career-based education
It played a role in the Americans' World War I effort and helped boost the postwar economy. After 1976, it grew to include adults and helped citizens re-enter the workforce, according to the American Vocational Association Journal cited by the association.
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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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Kalkman, Dorothy
She served on the altar society, the Catholic Daughters Association, and the prayer and share group. Dorothy was also a member of the Lakeside Country Club and the American Legion Auxiliary. In her free time Dorothy enjoyed gardening, golfing, reading, …
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Improved Outcomes Using Mesoblast Cells in End-Stage Heart Failure
Trial Results Published in American Heart Association Journal Circulation … The American Heart Association reports that of the more than six million people in the United States with diagnosed heart failure about 10% have end-stage or NYHA class IV …
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Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist, Kevin Sands DDS, Now Offers a Promotion on
He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association and the Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. People can suffer from poor self-esteem and decreased confidence due to flaws in their teeth and gums. These flaws …