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Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) Stake Cut by Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund

Sat, 2017-05-27 13:27

Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund reduced its position in Patterson Companies, Inc. by 0.2% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 19,059 shares of the company's stock after selling 46 shares during the period.

Calgary dentist frustrated fee guide not up for discussion at annual gathering

Fri, 2017-05-26 20:25

Alberta is the only province without a dental fee guide, and dentists are free to set their prices at whatever level they choose. A new dental fee guide is in the works.

7 pains you should never ignore

Fri, 2017-05-26 15:53

You can't let every ache, soreness or twinge worry you to the point you have your health care provider or local hospital on speed dial. But there are pains that come on suddenly or accompany fever that you should never ignore.

The 3 Best Dental Stocks to Buy in 2017

Fri, 2017-05-26 13:26

Stocks of dental suppliers may not be top of mind for most investors, but trends support growth for this overlooked group. Aging baby boomers are needing more age-related dental work done.

An apple a day keeps the dentist away

Fri, 2017-05-26 08:33

I did something on Monday that I've only really ever done a handful of times: I called in sick. Like millions of other Americans, at the beginning of the year I am allotted a certain number of paid sick, personal and vacation days - but because of the nature of my business, by calender's end, I usually have more than a few still "in the bank."

West Virginia Health Right dedicates mobile dental clinic

Fri, 2017-05-26 03:45

TV reports West Virginia Health Right officials celebrated the dedication of the mobile dental clinic Wednesday morning. The 38-foot trailer has an X-ray machine and three dental chairs.

Outrage after paedophile dentist arrested for third time

Thu, 2017-05-25 23:05

Children's rights activists are outraged following the third arrest and release on bail of a prominent George dentist who has not only been convicted of sex crimes involving a young boy, but who is also facing another similar charge in the Thembalethu Regional Court. The 45-year-old father of three was sentenced in December 2014 to four years house arrest following his conviction on several charges including performing sexual acts on a minor and two charges relating to showing pornographic material to a minor.

Daughter to take over dental practice after retirement

Thu, 2017-05-25 18:45

While one local dentist will retire soon after about 41 years, his daughter will follow in his footsteps by beginning her first dental practice in Parsons.

Derby dental practice rapped over hygiene and safety

Thu, 2017-05-25 14:03

Dental @155 in Uttoxeter New Road was also found to be re-using single-use instruments instead of throwing them away, said the Care Quality Commission . The commission's report said: "Infection control procedures were not in line with current national guidance, as personal protective equipment such as aprons were not being used by staff while cleaning and decontaminating used dental instruments.

Residents come together to fight Trowbridge flats scheme

Thu, 2017-05-25 09:35

Residents outside the former health clinic, now a dentist, do not want to see 16 flats built there. Pictures by Diane Vose DV5648 They say plans to increase the height of the building, which is now home to The Halve Health Clinic dentist in Trowbridge, to accommodate the flats would create a myriad of problems and ruin the "community feel" of the area.

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Thu, 2017-05-25 04:42

This particular report looks at the overall Hospitality Hardware M... )--PTC today announced that management will participate in the following conferences next month. What: Baird 2017 Global Consumer, Technology and... )--Cheetah Mobile Inc. , the leading developer of mission-critical mobile utility and security applications, today announced the launch of Security Master.

Dentist Opens Tooth-Replacement Practice

Thu, 2017-05-25 00:16

The practice focuses on tooth-replacement care, including dentures, extractions and dental implants. New patients can receive free consultations and X-rays.

Frequent recreational cannabis use linked to increased risk of gum disease

Wed, 2017-05-24 19:52

Columbia University dental researchers have found that frequent recreational use of cannabis--including marijuana, hashish, and hash oil--increases the risk of gum disease. Periodontal disease is an inflammatory reaction to a bacterial infection below the gum line.

Good Oral Health Starts Early At Pediatric Dentistry Of Brandon

Wed, 2017-05-24 15:11

Young children celebrate many milestones before their first birthday, but according to Dr. Jorge Torres at Pediatric Dentistry of Brandon, one of the most important is establishing a good oral health routine. According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, a child should first visit the dentist by age one or within six months after the first tooth erupts.

Shah Rukh Khan visits his dentist with son AbRam

Wed, 2017-05-24 10:41

Lil' AbRam and daddy cool Shah Rukh Khan were snapped by our shutterbugs outside a dental clinic late last evening. The cute duo was twinning .

Why Mark Zuckerberg Runs 10,000 Facebook Versions a Day

Wed, 2017-05-24 05:43

Editor's Note: In the new podcast Masters of Scale , LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner Reid Hoffman explores his philosophy on how to scale a business -- and at, entrepreneurs are responding with their own ideas and experiences in our hub . This week, we're discussing Hoffman's theory: if you're not embarrassed by your first product release, you released it too late.

Health authorities get more teeth

Wed, 2017-05-24 01:14

QUEENSLAND Health officials will have strengthened powers to monitor health care facilities under new laws passed in State Parliament overnight. The legislation was introduced following a decision by Queensland Health last year to close down Gap Free Smiles dental clinic at Carina in Brisbane's east, amid concerns of poor infection control.

VR: See a daring dentist help a tiger with a toothache

Tue, 2017-05-23 20:28

If you think dental work on humans is complicated - imagine treating a 300-pound tiger with teeth seven inches long.Meet Priya, a 14-year-old tiger rescued from a roadside zoo in Colorado. VR: See a daring dentist help a tiger with a toothache If you think dental work on humans is complicated - imagine treating a 300-pound tiger with teeth seven inches long.Meet Priya, a 14-year-old tiger rescued from a roadside zoo in Colorado.

Worcester dentist found not guilty of sexual assault

Tue, 2017-05-23 15:27

WORCESTER - A Lincoln Street dentist charged with sexually assaulting a female patient during a dental procedure last year was found not guilty Tuesday by a Central District Court jury. The jury of four men and two women deliberated for about 45 minutes before finding Dr.  Nikhilkumar "Nikhil" M. Patel, 55, of 64 O'Donnell Ave., Shrewsbury, not guilty on a single count of indecent assault and battery.

Movie quotes to live by

Tue, 2017-05-23 10:33

One minute we're all playing in the forest - me, Bambi, Thumper, Flower - and then, bang! Out of nowhere, Bambi's mom is killed. I didn't understand then why the hunter shot Bambi's mother.