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Accused fake dentist and husband facing new RICO charges Source: Cox Media Group

Thu, 2018-12-20 01:56

PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. - A woman accused of working as a dentist without a license must now answer to additional charges, along with her husband.

Review launched into the death of a disabled woman from Evesham after ...

Wed, 2018-12-19 23:47

A REVIEW has been launched into the death of a disabled woman from Evesham who had all of her teeth removed by a dentist at an NHS trust. Rachel Johnston, who lived at Pirton Grange Care Home before her death, underwent an operation in October as a result of severe tooth decay, the BBC has reported.

Michigan Legislature authorizes midlevel dental providers

Wed, 2018-12-19 21:35

Dental therapists could perform a variety of routine procedures now handled by dentists. They would need a license and could practice if they reach an agreement with a supervising dentist.

News of the Weird:

Wed, 2018-12-19 17:20

Construction workers in Valdosta, Georgia, were rattled when they tore down a second-story wall in a turn-of-the-20th-century building to find about 1,000 human teeth secreted inside. The T.B. Converse Building, constructed in 1900, was originally home to a dentist, Dr. Clarence Whittington, reported the Valdosta Daily Times.

DIY braces? Orthodontists say to think twice before straightening your teeth solo

Wed, 2018-12-19 13:00

With the advancement of scanning and 3D printing technologies, some consumers have turned to treatments that don't require visiting an orthodontist. Credit: Lin Shao-hua, iStock A couple of years ago, the story of a college student 3-D printing his own braces went viral.

Primary Dental Services Statements of Financial Entitlements (Amendment) Directions 2018

Wed, 2018-12-19 08:42

Department of Health and Social Care - These directions implement changes to the payments made by NHS England to contractors under a dental service contract with effect from 1 April 2018. The changes relate to: implementation of the 2018 to 2019 pay and expenses and training allowances settlement for dentists; insertion of the applicable up-to-date statutory maternity allowance rate; and NHS England flexibility payments to dental contractors.

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Wed, 2018-12-19 04:23

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Public Health: Burien dental clinic closed for 'possible risk of infections'

Wed, 2018-12-19 00:12

Seattle & King County announced Tuesday that it is advising patients who received dental services from the George M. Davis Dental Clinic in Burien to consider being tested for hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV infection. Officials say that the George M. Davis Dental Clinic - in operation since 1982 - has been closed following an infection control inspection by the Washington State Department of Health - Dental Quality Assurance Commission on August 2, 2018.

Tom Holland at the D

Wed, 2018-12-19 00:12

Tomato Holly don't feel so good. Why you may ask? The Prince of InstastoryTM occasionally documents his daily affairs via social media.

Dentists say this common ingredient could be messing with your mouth

Tue, 2018-12-18 20:18

The best part of brushing and swishing your teeth is that "ahh"-inducing feeling you get right after you've finished. And, thanks to flavoring with essential oils , these days natural toothpaste and mouthwash can give your mouth the same minty-freshness as the old-fashioned stuff most of us grew up on.

$3.4M grant supports oral health

Tue, 2018-12-18 16:26

Improving access to dental care and preventing tooth decay will be the focus of a new grant from Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation, which will provide $3.4 million in funding through the next three years to 29 organizations. The grant will serve 11 rural organizations, 14 urban organizations, and four statewide organizations.

Bellingham dentist given a month in jail for voyeurism conviction

Tue, 2018-12-18 12:20

David John Schneider, right, makes his first appearance in Whatcom County Superior Court with his attorney David Kennedy, left, on Tuesday, Dec. 5, in Bellingham. Schneider is accused of first-degree voyeurism.

Christmas Foods to Avoid for Fresh Breath

Tue, 2018-12-18 08:03

The holidays bring lots of good food, drink, and socializing, but sometimes the conversations may be short due to what you're eating. If you wonder why people keep a safe distance during these festive occasions, it might be because of your bad breath.

Bill to expand dental care heads to president's desk

Tue, 2018-12-18 03:38

The Action for Dental Health Act , which was introduced by Reps. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, and Robin Kelly, D-Ill., authorizes, through the 2022 fiscal year, programs that give grants to organizations that provide dental care to the poor, fund access to dental care in nursing homes, help pay for water fluoridation and refer people who show up in emergency rooms with dental problems to dentists.

Second-term councilman Jerome resigns: Retired dentist leaving area

Tue, 2018-12-18 01:48

Frank Jerome, 76, submitted a short, hand-written notification dated Dec. 7 to Bartholomew County Republican Party chairwoman Barb Hackman, she said Monday. A marriage license application for Jerome and Belva Grace Nylander, 79, of Noblesville was published in Sunday's Republic.

The Top Benefits of Blog Marketing for Your Business

Mon, 2018-12-17 23:52

If you want to grow your business, succeeding in digital marketing is vital. Posting topnotch content online is an excellent way to drive traffic to your website and boost your brand.

Dentists told to speak plain English and avoid confusing words like amalgam and caries

Mon, 2018-12-17 19:36

Dentists told to speak plain English and avoid confusing words such as amalgam and caries In a crackdown on complaints, the Dental Defence Union has urged the medics to banish certain words from their vocabularies. Amalgam, radiograph and caries are just three of more than a dozen terms the body warned patients may not fully understand.

Lighthouse 360 Continues Winning Streak with Two 2018 Townie Choice Awards

Mon, 2018-12-17 15:19

For the third consecutive year, practicing dentists and readers vote Lighthouse 360 as the best patient communications system software in the industry. for Lighthouse 360 -'s all-in-one automated patient communication software geared for dental practices.

The best electric toothbrushes you can buy

Mon, 2018-12-17 11:10

If you want clean teeth and healthy gums without breaking your budget, you can't go wrong with the highly effective Oral-B Pro 1000 electric toothbrush. You've probably heard the saying, "You only need to brush and floss the teeth you want to keep."

Ontario's dental watchdog bares sharp teeth against critics

Mon, 2018-12-17 11:10

Describing a toxic work environment fuelled by bullying and favouritism, more than two dozen current and former staff and executives of the province's dental regulator have been waging a quiet war against their leadership. In response, lawyers for the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and its top executive - registrar Irwin Fefergrad - have issued letters threatening legal action and promises of repercussions.