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Gail Weisman
Restorative (dentistry) justice enough?
Author: Gail Weisman
Date: 01/07/2015 02:12pm

The Dalhousie 13 have been suspended from clinical activities

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Gail Weisman
Have bad breath? There IS an app for that……
Author: Gail Weisman
Date: 01/05/2015 10:02am

The first wireless oral health pocket-sized smartphone device that measures your breath quality is a reality.

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Robin Henderson
Try, Buy & ROI: Golden Dental Solutions WAMKey
Date: 12/11/2014 11:19am

Robin Henderson, DDS, of Clarkston, WA, has been in practice for 16 years and has been an evaluator for Dental Product Shopper since 2007, evaluating 9 different products since then. Dr. Henderson was one of 10 dentists who evaluated the WAMKey crown remover from Golden Dental Solutions in 2012, so DPS checked back in with Dr. Henderson to get an update on her use of the WAMKey and how the product helps her in her practice on a daily basis.

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Charmen Douglas
Meet the Evaluator: Charmen Douglas, DMD
Date: 12/11/2014 10:41am

As a Dental Product Shopper evaluator, I’m able to stay current with the trends in dental materials and technology. Working as an evaluator allows me to compare my existing materials and equipment with new products.

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Julie Schmitt
3D Printing Expected to Explode in Dental Industry
Date: 12/04/2014 10:35am

Improvements in technology are constantly changing the field of dentistry, and one of the biggest transformations in the next 5-10 years will be 3D printing. The commercial 3D printing market is expected to grow 500 percent in the next 10 years in the dental sector alone, according to an article at CNBC.com.  

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Pearl Zadeh
Try, Buy, & ROI: DUX Dental ZONEfree
Author: Pearl Zadeh
Date: 12/01/2014 01:49pm

Pearl Zadeh, DDS, of Woodland Hills, CA, has been in practice for 6 years and has been an evaluator for Dental Product Shopper since 2011. Dr. Zadeh was one of 13 evaluators who took part in the product evaluation of DUX Dental's ZONEfree from 2012 so DPS checked back in with Dr. Zadeh to get an update on her use of ZONEfree and how the product helps her in her practice on a daily basis.

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Jason Schwartz
Bacon Floss, Wasabi Toothpaste, Onion Ring Mints, and Other Peculiar Products
Date: 11/26/2014 10:18am

Do you love to wake up to the smell of bacon frying? Start every morning off right with the drool-inducing taste of bacon…in your dental floss!  

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Bob Alaburda
Tufts Provides Proper Dental Care for Developmentally Disabled Adults
Author: Bob Alaburda
Date: 11/25/2014 05:25pm

Since 1976, a dental program at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine has helped change lives for patients with cognitive or physical disabilities, providing dental treatment where a gap in care previously existed. Tufts collaborates with the State of Massachusetts to operate 7 facilities to help hundreds of developmentally disabled adults get proper dental care, reported The Boston Globe in a recent article.  

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Julie Schmitt
Poor People Have an Average of 8 Fewer Teeth than Rich People, UK Study Reports
Date: 11/20/2014 04:26pm

The poorest individuals have an average of 8 less teeth than those who are wealthy by the time they reach age 70, reports a United Kingdom study released in the Journal of Dental Research.  Eight teeth – that’s one-fourth of all your adult teeth!

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Gail Weisman
CBCT....What CAN'T it do??!!
Author: Gail Weisman
Date: 11/20/2014 12:12pm

With applications widening at a break-neck pace, cone beam scanning is becoming mainstream in all dental disciplines. But why, you ask? PreXion helps break down the particulars for implant treatment and more...

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