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Sifting through sea of 'evidence' on fluoride

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-06-22 22:23

At the heart of the debate lie studies and quoted findings pointing to fluoride's effect on people's health. On one side, the public health measure that covers around 93 per cent of the NSW population and has been in the Bega-Tathra supply since the 1960s is said to have no detrimental health effects at all, with a small concession it can potentially lead to discolouration of teeth.

Reaching the Top

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-06-22 18:15

SKY IS THE LIMIT Dentistry topnotcher Alexa Tajud would always find ways to improve herself. She loves reading books about self-improvement and business.

First Patrick D. Sculley Board of Regents Award Presented to USU Dental School Graduate - Pentagram

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 17:56

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First Patrick D. Sculley Board of Regents Award Presented to USU Dental School Graduate
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Sculley, a retired Army major general and former Army Dental Corps chief, also previously served as USU's Southern Region Senior Vice President for University Programs and founding Executive Dean of USU's Postgraduate Dental College (PDC), prior to ...

Free Dental Work For Veterans This Saturday - www.localmemphis.com

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 16:31

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Free Dental Work For Veterans This Saturday
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - One group of Mid-South dentists are making sure that our veterans get the healthy mouths they deserve. Aspen Dental is holding their fourth annual day of service to veterans Saturday at their Cordova and Millington ...
Aspen Dental offers services to veteransColumbia Daily Herald

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Aspen Dental offers services to veterans - Columbia Daily Herald

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Aspen Dental offers services to veterans
Columbia Daily Herald
Columbia's Aspen Dental will celebrate its Day of Service on Saturday, offering 25 local veterans dental services free of charge. “It is just about giving back to our community and giving back to our veterans,” regional manager Scott Dale said. “We ...

Gaston agency cited for providing dental care to people in need - Gaston Gazette

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 13:21

Gaston Gazette

Gaston agency cited for providing dental care to people in need
Gaston Gazette
Pictured from left are Henry Schein, Inc.'s Gerard Meuchner, vice president and chief global communications officer, Stanley Bergman, chairman of the board and chief executive officer, and Tim Sullivan, president of Henry Schein Dental; Gaston Family ...

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Improving the dental patient experience one text message at a time - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 13:04

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Improving the dental patient experience one text message at a time
Dentistry IQ
The days of depending on postcards and voicemails for appointment reminders might not be over just yet, but they're coming to a close due to the rising popularity of text messaging as a communications channel for many dental offices and health-care ...

Dentists: New fee structure's impact on patients must be assessed - The Boston Globe

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 12:48

Dentists: New fee structure's impact on patients must be assessed
The Boston Globe
The Globe's coverage of Delta Dental of Massachusetts raises significant doubts about the insurance organization's stated reason for slashing reimbursements to dentists (“Dentists criticize Delta on rate cuts,” Page A1, June 12). Delta claims its ...

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Nelson Ridge Family Dental Offers Same-Day Crown Technology - Patch.com

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 09:00

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Nelson Ridge Family Dental Offers Same-Day Crown Technology
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Etchison: When people talk about CEREC, they are talking about “same-day crown technology.” CEREC is short for “ceramic reconstruction,” or the rebuilding of teeth using ceramics. CEREC is the dental industry leader in using CAD/CAM technology to take ...

Free Dental Care for Our Veterans on 'Day of Service' - LifeZette

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 08:31

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Free Dental Care for Our Veterans on 'Day of Service'
LifeZette
“Over the past three years, Got Your 6 has partnered with Aspen Dental to not only help veterans break down the barriers they face in accessing dental care — such as cost and lack of insurance — but to help raise awareness about the need for oral ...
Aspen offices to offer Veterans free dental work this SaturdayBeckley Register-Herald
New Aspen Dental Office Opening in Shreveport Makes Access to Care Easier in LouisianaPR Newswire (press release)
Aspen Dental offers free dental services to veterans SaturdayPaducah Sun

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Dancers prepare for annual Dancing for a Cause fundraiser

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-06-22 07:08

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Tammy Williams, center, dances with her partners Le'Brian Patrick, left, and Leonard Augustus Jr. during the 2016 Dancing for a Cause benefitting The Arc of East Ascension. This year's event is July 8. Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Tammy Williams, center, dances with her partners Le'Brian Patrick, left, and Leonard Augustus Jr. during the 2016 Dancing for a Cause benefitting The Arc of East Ascension.

Demi Moore could afford to have her missing teeth replaced but...

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-06-22 02:45

So proclaimed actress Demi Moore in an interview with Jimmy Fallon last week. The still glamorous 54-year-old movie star was telling the "The Tonight Show" host last week about how a very skilled and no doubt pricey dentist saved her famous pearly white smile after she lost her two front teeth.

Aspen offices to offer Veterans free dental work this Saturday - Beckley Register-Herald

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-06-22 00:01

Aspen offices to offer Veterans free dental work this Saturday
Beckley Register-Herald
This Saturday, Aspen Dental Practices will hold Day of Service, offering free dental work to veterans nationwide. Nearly 450 practices across 35 states will participate as part of the Healthy Mouth Movement, Aspen sites in Bluefield and Beckley included.
Aspen Dental offers free dental services to veterans SaturdayPaducah Sun

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Family, employees celebrate Dr. Steve Baker's 40-year career

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2017-06-21 22:36

Dr. Steve Baker gets support from his office staff Linda Ayala, Debbie Nord, Cherilyn Gamber, Bri Westfall, Dana Serpa and Brandi Carpenter. - union democrat Dr. Steve Baker gets support from his office staff Linda Ayala, Debbie Nord, Cherilyn Gamber, Bri Westfall, Dana Serpa and Brandi Carpenter.

The UFO-like Toothbrush That Keeps My Teeth Clean

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2017-06-21 18:30

There are certain things in life that are so ugly they're beautiful, or so ugly they're cute. Think of bulldogs, bumpy noses - or Birkenstocks.

Local dentist offices to provide free dental care to veterans - whnt.com

Google Dental News - Wed, 2017-06-21 15:32

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Local dentist offices to provide free dental care to veterans
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They also say that during appointments the volunteering dentists will focus on the most urgent needs for each patient. That can include fillings, extractions, even basic denture repair. They want to help get veterans out of dental pain, because ...
Aspen Dental to Offer Free Dental Work for VeteransThe Missourian
Vets to receive free dental care SaturdayWinchester Herald Chronicle

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Aspen Dental finds new home in Danbury

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:13

Aspen Dental will move from its current location in Danbury, Conn., to a new building in the city at 76 Newtown Road, pictured here, on Monday, June 26, 2017. Aspen Dental will move from its current location in Danbury, Conn., to a new building in the city at 76 Newtown Road, pictured here, on Monday, June 26, 2017.

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2017-06-21 14:13

That's polite political shorthand for, "Let's salvage something from the fiasco surrounding Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Mike Stack's alleged mistreatment of his security detail and other state employees."

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