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Bob Alaburda
What is SEO Marketing and Why Do You Need It?
Author: Bob Alaburda
Date: 02/14/2014 11:45am

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has been around for more than a decade. If you have a website, then you should be using some basic aspects of SEO to prevent if from becoming buried in the avalanche of other sites in search engines.

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Monica Barudin
The Myth and Reality of Online Patient Services
Date: 02/14/2014 11:14am

Everyone knows that the more involved patients get in their own care, the better off their health is. More practices have started offering online services to their patients, but does this type of service actually help?

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Craig Lifschutz
Q&A with GoodMouth Founder and CEO Craig Lifschutz
Date: 02/14/2014 09:27am

Dental Product Shopper recently sat down with Craig Lifschutz, Founder and CEO of GoodMouth, a company who through subscription service, delivers toothbrushes to customer's homes and for every subscription purchased, GoodMouth donates 2 brushes, or the equivalent in dental care, to someone in need.

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Jason Schwartz
Apple in Dental: What it Might Look Like
Date: 02/10/2014 10:51am

Over the past year, Apple has been quietly building up the resources necessary to release a health product of their own. If the past continues to repeat itself, the digital health landscape could see a huge shift as the standard setter works to create a product that consumers love and use. But what could that mean for the dental industry?

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Bob Alaburda
Swapping Your Drill for a Laser
Author: Bob Alaburda
Date: 02/07/2014 01:10pm

The dental laser has been available for use since 1994. Even so, none have yet received the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Seal of Acceptance. However, the ADA is cautiously optimistic about using lasers in dentistry.

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Julie Schmitt
High School Senior Patents Her Dental Research
Date: 02/07/2014 01:02pm

Not many high school students work with patent lawyers to protect research they’ve conducted their senior year. But Laura Beth Fulton from Egg Harbor Township, NJ is doing just that. She is patenting a tooth enamel that could have implications around the globe.

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Monica Barudin
Dental Drills vs. Air Abrasion
Date: 02/07/2014 12:41pm

Drill-less technology has recently been receiving more and more attention, especially when such technology can help clients who have a fear of noisy drills and needles.

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Jason Schwartz
3M ESPE Named "Most Innovative" for Ninth Consecutive Year
Date: 02/06/2014 01:48pm

For the ninth consecutive year, The Anaheim Group, distributor of Dental Fax Weekly, has named 3M ESPE as the most innovative company in the worldwide dental industry. The recognition, published in the 2013 Dental Industry Review, is based on new product approvals and international patents—which numbered 63 for 3M ESPE in 2013.

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Julie Schmitt
High Demand Expected for Careers in Dentistry and Dental Hygiene
Date: 02/05/2014 04:40pm

Careers in dentistry and dental hygiene both ranked in the top 10 of US News & World Report’s “100 Best Jobs of 2014”. A dentist earned the ranking of #3 and a dental hygienist came in at #10.

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Julie Schmitt
Edible ‘Toothbrush’ Might Be the Only Option for Some
Date: 02/05/2014 01:54pm

Eating your toothbrush (and all the bacteria that normally comes OUT of your mouth) may sound outlandish and unhygienic, but it could be the best option for some people who have no access to water, toothpaste or a toothbrush.  

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