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Open Your Mouth And Say Goo-Goo: Dentists Treating Ever-Younger Patients

4 hours 1 min ago

Allen Barron scrunches up his tiny face and wails as his mother gently tips him backward onto the lap of Jean Calvo, a pediatric dental resident at the University of California-San Francisco. Allen's crying may be distressing, but his wide-open mouth allows Calvo to begin the exam.

Prosecutor declines charges in fight that left NDSU student badly hurt

Wed, 2017-09-20 22:37

A prosecutor has decided not to charge a man reportedly involved in a fight that left Isaiah Smith, a junior at North Dakota State University, with serious facial injuries, because "accounts from the scene tend to show Smith was the aggressor," according to a prosecutor's report. Smith's family disagrees with the prosecutor's decision and believes there are discrepancies with Smith's injuries and what the other man in the fight and witnesses say happened during the altercation on Saturday, Sept.

NYU College of Dentistry approved for $13 million research funding award by PCORI

Wed, 2017-09-20 13:11

A research team at New York University College of Dentistry has been approved for a $13.3 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to study cavity prevention, quality of life, and school performance. NYU Dentistry's Richard Niederman, DMD, and Ryan Richard Ruff, MPH, PhD, will lead the five-year study comparing the effectiveness of two cavity-prevention techniques -- a "simple" treatment of topical silver and fluoride, and a "complex" treatment of traditional sealants and fluoride.

Ex-Hugo Boss model gets life in prison for 2015 slaying

Wed, 2017-09-20 08:21

'We are all John Kelly': Twitter has a field day after White House Chief of Staff's body language betrays him during Trump's bombastic speech to the UN Storm of the century: Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico as a deadly Category 4 hurricane with 155 mph winds - and it's the strongest storm to hit the island in 85 years They see me rollin'! Grace Mugabe's oldest son celebrates after importing TWO Rolls Royce limousines 'worth $5 million' into bankrupt Zimbabwe The ten things women do in bed that men HATE: Sex expert Tracey Cox reveals how you might be going wrong between the sheets - and the long list of mistakes HE could be making Have you been brushing your teeth wrong all this time? From the right angle to brush at to whether you should rinse - a dentist busts the myths 'These cops don't know how to do they job': Rapper Cardi B accuses a white NYPD officer of 'putting her in a choke ... (more)

Dexis Carivu is Your Top Caries Detection Tools For Dentist on the Planet

Wed, 2017-09-20 03:36

KOWLOON, HONGKONG, HONGKONG, September 20, 2017 / / -- Dexis Carivu is Your Top Caries Detection Tools For Dentist on the Planet Technology is continually evolving and advancing. For several years methodology and the theories of discovery have remained unchanged.

Sydney dentist Dr Luke Cronin on how to brush your teeth

Tue, 2017-09-19 22:57

'It was very dark and dangerous': Hillary Clinton slams Trump's UN speech as she tells Stephen Colbert the president should not have called Kim Jong-un 'Rocket Man' KB Home CEO Jeffrey Mezger called his neighbor Kathy Griffin a 'bald d**e' and 'c**t' after her boyfriend called the LAPD to report his grandchildren for being too loud First college football player charged in hazing incident turns himself after being accused of trying to 'sodomize and beat a freshman before leaving him naked in a park' Puerto Rico tells residents 'evacuate or die' as Maria closes in: People flee and a state of emergency is declared as hurricane with 175mph winds barrels towards island after destroying Dominica Outrage as Missouri highway trooper is given just 10 DAYS 'shock time' in jail after man, 20, he improperly handcuffed fell off a boat and drowned while in his custody Have you been brushing your teeth ... (more)

Dental emergency sparks major donation by Bob Clarkson and his wife

Tue, 2017-09-19 18:15

Bob Clarkson flanked by emergency medical technician Kevin Ralph and paramedic James Spencer as he hands over the keys to a new ambulance yesterday. Photo/John Borren A dental emergency last Christmas sparked Bob Clarkson and his wife to donate a fully kitted out new ambulance to Mount Maunganui St John Ambulance service.

No license? No problem for rogue dentist in San Jose

Tue, 2017-09-19 13:12

He ignored a judge's order, then the state Dental Board. Now, a former San Jose dentist, whose license has been revoked, is in trouble with Santa Clara County authorities for allegedly practicing anyway - and billing insurance companies for the prohibited work.

Kidderminster woman fined for carrying out teeth whitening illegally

Tue, 2017-09-19 10:51

Following a prosecution by the General Dental Council , Hannah Davies admitted to practising dentistry - specifically teeth whitening - illegally at Hannah Davies Hair and Beauty, in Hurcott Road, on May 4, of this year. The Dentists Act 1984 outlines that to practice dentistry legally - which includes teeth whitening - an individual must be registered with the GDC.

I'm so glad dentists don't try and transplant syphilitic teeth any more

Tue, 2017-09-19 08:18

Human beings have always struggled to maintain a healthy set of gnashers, fortunately that's easier and less painful than ever before I've got the dentist next week. I can't wait.

New dental practice opens in Fulton

Tue, 2017-09-19 05:59

Dr. Jenna Miller, DDS, left, of Cherry Hill Dental, talks at the Fulton office to Marissa Seelignan, office coordinator of the firm's Jefferson City office.

Plans to turn former bank into coffee shop and flats submitted

Tue, 2017-09-19 05:59

Applicant Fairfield Estate Agents is hoping to demolish the rear part of the existing building at the Lloyds Bank site in St Albans Road , Watford, and erect a four-storey extension above the current listed building. The new development, which lies within the Nascot Conservation Area, is offering just two off-street parking spaces served from a service road, rather than off Langley Road.

Dentist gives ill pensioner her smile back

Tue, 2017-09-19 01:24

A DENTIST has given an elderly woman her smile back after her dentures went missing during an operation at Colchester General Hospital. Janet Liao, who works at Clacton Dental Care, fitted the pensioner's false teeth after reading of her plight in the Gazette .

Summer's bubbles could wipe the smile off your face

Mon, 2017-09-18 23:06

You are looking forward to those summer afternoon sessions on the bubbles, but it might come at a painful cost. Dentists warn that sweet fizzy booze could be stripping your teeth of enamel and triggering decay.

Dentist suspended for 15 months, fined $50,000 in third case of misconduct

Mon, 2017-09-18 18:25

A dentist currently suspended for misconduct has been handed another 15-month suspension and a $50,000 fine by the Singapore Dental Council , for yet another offence, his third in four years. In the latest case, Dr Sng Wee Hock had allowed two conditionally registered dentists under his charge to provide dental treatment without supervision at different clinics, and on multiple occasions in 2014 and 2015, said the SDC in a statement on Monday .

Jackson College launches first-ever dental hygienist program

Mon, 2017-09-18 16:06

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New method of dental imaging uses squid ink for a painless, non-invasive check-up

Mon, 2017-09-18 13:42

According to engineers at the University of California San Diego, people who are getting checked at their dentists' offices for gum disease need not worry anymore about pain and discomfort. Why? Because squid ink is the answer to their problems.

Proposed New Jersey Regulation Would Restrict Pharma Gifts To Prescribers

Mon, 2017-09-18 08:51

Christie, who serves as the Chairman of President Trump's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, expressed concern that treatment decisions of all prescribers are being improperly influenced by pharmaceutical companies. According to Christie's press release, four out of every five new heroin users began by misusing prescription painkillers, and, in 2016, $69 million was paid to physicians in New Jersey by drug companies and device manufacturers, two-thirds of which went to just 300 physicians.

Dentists with 40 years combined experience open new practice in North Tyneside

Mon, 2017-09-18 06:24

New Smile Company in North Shields will deliver a comprehensive range of high-quality services including dental implants and orthodontics Directors Asmed Nojib and Lee Nightingale, who are well established as leading providers of dental services, are bringing dental implants and discreet orthodontics to a brand new, state-of-the-art practice in North Shields. Dental implants are an increasingly popular way to replace teeth, as they have a long life and are generally seen to be the gold standard for replacing teeth.

House of Hope expands to reach more families

Mon, 2017-09-18 01:32

A Cedar Valley program which aims to restore hope in the lives of homeless single mothers-is expanding their reach. The House of Hope is in the process of demolishing their new building in Waterloo, which will house fifteen families.