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Jason Schwartz
3rd Era Dentistry Integrates Patient Care with New Company
Date: 08/13/2014 09:47am

3rd Era Dentistry, an extension of 3rd Era Health created by Charles Whitney, MD, is focused on patient care across all healthcare disciplines in an effort to create health and prevent illness.

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Dave Pavlak
Concern Over Dangerous Ingredients in Dental Products
Author: Dave Pavlak
Date: 08/12/2014 02:08pm

Toothpastes, mouthwashes, and whitening materials have come under scrutiny recently after some potentially dangerous materials were found in these regularly used dental products. 

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Julie Schmitt
Drinks High in Acid Permanently Damage Teeth Enamel
Date: 08/12/2014 09:54am

Researchers at the University of Adelaid in Southern Australia are warning parents about the "triple-threat” of danger regarding high acidity drinks and the effect it can have on children’s teeth.

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Gail Weisman
The Great Tooth Brushing Debate Continues
Author: Gail Weisman
Date: 08/08/2014 11:54am

University College London research has found that there really is no conclusive evidence about which way is the correct way to brush teeth, according to a Medical News Today article.

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Bob Alaburda
Lead in Teeth Provides Knowledge About Our Past
Author: Bob Alaburda
Date: 08/08/2014 10:46am

George Kamenov of the University of Florida and Brian L. Gulson of Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia conducted a study that found the lead in our teeth can provide a comprehensive background of where we were at a certain point in time according to a Medical News Today article

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Jason Schwartz
CAMLOG Congress Event Presents Findings on Implant Positioning and Endentulous Jaw Restoration
Date: 08/07/2014 02:00pm

The 5th International CAMLOG Congress, which was held in Valencia from June 26 to 28, featured 1300 delegates there to learn about implant positioning and restoration of edentulous jaws from top experts presenting on the topics in these respective fields.

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Dave Pavlak
Free Dental Camp Created to Spark Interest in Profession
Author: Dave Pavlak
Date: 08/05/2014 10:45am

With Maine facing a dental shortage, a free camp has been created to get teens excited about cleaning, drilling, and filling as dentists in the future.

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Julie Schmitt
Modified B Cells Could Improve Diabetes Related Periodontal Disease
Date: 08/04/2014 09:46am

A modification of B cells in test mice provide hope that type 2 diabetes related periodontal disease may be treatable in the future. 

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Gail Weisman
Study Attempts to Understand Dental Office Fear
Author: Gail Weisman
Date: 07/31/2014 01:41pm

As much as dental profesionals would like to believe it, nobody celebrates when it's their turn to make a trip to the dentist's office. Dental related anxiety and fear is real, and trying to combat this a major step in making trips to get your teeth cleaned easier.

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Amanda Seay
Give Back a Smile-An Indescribable Experience
Author: Amanda Seay
Date: 07/31/2014 12:32pm

In dentistry, the most rewarding experience I had was treating a victim of domestic violence. I acquired the case as a volunteer with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry’s “Give Back a Smile” program, and we were able to give her full mouth rehabilitation.

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