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Western Dental “Smiles for Schools” Sponsorship Program Grows to 130 - Business Wire (press release)

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 11:03

Western Dental “Smiles for Schools” Sponsorship Program Grows to 130
Business Wire (press release)
“We are very proud of our Smiles for Schools program, which supports good oral health habits for children of all ages,” said Dr. John Luther, the company's Chief Dental Officer. “Western Dental is committed to partnering with our neighborhood schools ...

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Hutchinson replaces controversial dental board appointee - Arkansas Times (blog)

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 09:32

Hutchinson replaces controversial dental board appointee
Arkansas Times (blog)
Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced today that he'd appointed Dr. Matthew McDonough of Jonesboro to the state Board of Dental Examiners, replacing Dr. Richard L. Smith of North Little Rock for a term ending Sept. 1, 2022. Hutchinson just appointed Smith last ...

Have you met the latest "disrupter to dentistry?"

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2018-02-12 09:11

Floss Bar, the New York City brainchild of a former hedge fund manager, opened for business last fall and promised a new era in dental health that brings lower prices, hyper-flexible scheduling and high-quality, preventative dental care. "At Floss Bar, we are constantly looking at ways to do dental differently and bring innovation to an industry that is in desperate need for it," according to its website, which also touts "no shaming, no up-selling, nor surprise fees, no waiting times."

Heartbeats: National Children's Dental Health Month kicks off - MyCentralJersey.com

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 09:00

Heartbeats: National Children's Dental Health Month kicks off
MyCentralJersey.com
February is National Children's Dental Health Month (NCDHM), a month-long celebration sponsored by the American Dental Association to promote dental education and awareness for all children. The annual celebration focuses on oral hygiene care ...

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Manufacturers are Producing Need-Specific Dental Items - Pet Age

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 08:58

Manufacturers are Producing Need-Specific Dental Items
Pet Age
There is no question that the designation of February as Pet Dental Month has, over the years, helped shine the spotlight on the benefits of maintaining a healthy canine mouth. As a result, the dental health category has expanded exponentially, making ...

Raising awareness for National Children's Dental Month - WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 08:44

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Raising awareness for National Children's Dental Month
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)
(WTNH) — February is National Children's Dental Month. Pediatric Dentist and owner of Sweet Tooth Pediatric Dentistry in Middletown, Erica Pitera helps parents keep on top of their child's oral health. Dr. Pitera says she sees as young as one and two ...
Early intervention with dental hygiene key for future healthy smilesUniontown Herald Standard
SC dental health needs a brush-upThe Tand D.com

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Onsite Dental scores $20 mln - PE Hub (blog)

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 07:41

Onsite Dental scores $20 mln
PE Hub (blog)
Onsite Dental LLC, a provider of workplace-based dental services, has secured $20 million in funding. The investor was Norwest Venture Partners. In addition to the funding, Norwest General Partner Dr. Ryan A. Harris, Vice President Ryan McDonald and ...
Onsite Dental Secures $20 Million From Norwest Venture Partners to Expand its Workplace-Based Oral Health ServicesBusiness Wire (press release)

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Dental Treatment Helps Lower Your Hemoglobin A1c - EndocrineWeb

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 07:29

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Dental Treatment Helps Lower Your Hemoglobin A1c
EndocrineWeb
If you're trying to manage your blood sugar, and you have gum disease, a trip to the dentist appears likely to reduce your risk of diabetes and lower your hemoglobin A1c levels.1 Hemoglobin A1c is a test that reflects a person's average blood sugar ...

Starting your dental career with a purpose, ending with a legacy - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 07:08

Starting your dental career with a purpose, ending with a legacy
Dentistry IQ
In order for me to best assist my dental clients, it's important for me know what motivates them to come to work each day. I refer to this motivation as “purpose.” Sadly, many dentists have lost their way. Purpose is missing from their personal and ...

Unique Valentine's Day gift giving ideas from Palencia Dental with tooth whitening - Folio Weekly

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 07:00

Unique Valentine's Day gift giving ideas from Palencia Dental with tooth whitening
Folio Weekly
Her St. Augustine, northwest St. Johns County dentistry practice is dedicated to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of one's smile combining conservative and state-of-the-art procedures along with advanced dental medicine. Dr. Kinsey is a ...

Dentists Urge the State to Fund the Treatment of Children, Pregnant Women and Emergency Cases

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2018-02-12 04:55

The state to fully fund dental treatment for children , pregnant and emergency cases. This is what the representatives of the Association of Bulgarian Dentists said on Monday, BTA announced.

February is Pet Dental Health Month! - bctv.org

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 04:16

bctv.org

February is Pet Dental Health Month!
bctv.org
Just as for people, dental health is an important part of your pet's overall well-being. In addition to being unsightly, dental disease can be uncomfortable or even painful. And dental disease can affect more than just the teeth, gums and jaw ...

Top of the Phoenix Lists: Dental Insurance Companies - Phoenix Business Journal

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 04:14

Phoenix Business Journal

Top of the Phoenix Lists: Dental Insurance Companies
Phoenix Business Journal
Click the image above to see a slideshow of the five largest dental insurance companies in Arizona. The full lists are available to print edition subscribers. Check out page 29 in this week's paper. The list also is available online. Non-subscribers ...

Onsite Dental Secures $20 Million From Norwest Venture Partners to Expand its Workplace-Based Oral Health Services - Business Wire (press release)

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 04:00

Onsite Dental Secures $20 Million From Norwest Venture Partners to Expand its Workplace-Based Oral Health Services
Business Wire (press release)
Nearly 40 percent of Americans do not visit a dentist regularly. Studies show that patients who see a dentist annually have lower costs for diabetes, heart disease, stroke and low-birthweight babies compared to those who don't have annual dental visits ...

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Voice of the People | February 12, 2018

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2018-02-12 02:46

The McNeil Liberals approach the topic of legalized cannabis with the enthusiasm of a root canal visit to the dentist, says reader Paul Robinson. I see the Russians are at it again.

Everyday People: Former dental assistant goes behind the wheel in Seaside - Daily Astorian

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 00:09

Daily Astorian

Everyday People: Former dental assistant goes behind the wheel in Seaside
Daily Astorian
“I'm a dental assistant and I was working in Astoria for many years.” Aalpha has nine part- and full-time drivers, available 24/7. “We've had to weed out a few over the years, but my husband is pretty good at detecting if something is not working out ...

SC dental health needs a brush-up - The Tand D.com

Google Dental News - Mon, 2018-02-12 00:05

SC dental health needs a brush-up
The Tand D.com
Reports show some children are missing hours of school each year because of oral health problems, causing them to lose out on critical instruction time. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control is encouraging parents to turn their little ...

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Early intervention with dental hygiene key for future healthy smiles - Uniontown Herald Standard

Google Dental News - Sun, 2018-02-11 23:11

Uniontown Herald Standard

Early intervention with dental hygiene key for future healthy smiles
Uniontown Herald Standard
When taught at a young age, good dental health habits can carry on into adulthood and give individuals a chance to have a lasting, healthy smile. For the month of February, the American Dental Association teamed up with some of the leading toothpaste ...

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My Dentist, at the White Shops on Hildyard Row in Catterick Garrison. Picture: Google

Dentistry - Topix.net - Sun, 2018-02-11 22:40

FUNDING has been pledged to ensure patients can still see an NHS dentist in Richmondshire, following the announced closure of a dental practice in the area. There were fears that people living in Richmond and Catterick would have to travel to Darlington or Teesside to sign up with an NHS dentist after it was announced My Dentist practices in Richmond Market Place and Hildyard Row in Catterick will close later this year.

Free dental clinic was wonderful event - Mankato Free Press

Google Dental News - Sun, 2018-02-11 22:18

Free dental clinic was wonderful event
Mankato Free Press
A Minnesota Dental Association-sponsored event, Give Kids a Smile, at St Peter Family Dental Center Feb. 2, was well worthwhile. We had 13 participants including three doctors, who provided dental care to 40 children — treating them free of charge ...

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