The History of Dental Advances

  Many of the most common dental tools were used as early as the Stone Age. Thankfully, technology and continuing education have made going to the dentist a much more pleasant – and painless – experience. Here is a look at the history of dentistry’s most common tools, and how they came to be vital
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ADA, others urge Congress to oppose tobacco bill

March 31, 2017 Washington — The ADA and 42 other organizations are urging Congress to oppose, H.R., 1136, legislation that would exempt e-cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products from “an important product review designed to protect public health.” H.R. 1136, the Food and Drug Administration Deeming Authority Clarification Act of 2017, would “significantly weaken FDA’s ability
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Dental Health in Pets

Dental health is just as important for pets as humans! It requires regular maintenance interspersed with professional cleanings and procedures when necessary. Unfortunately, oral hygiene is often one of the most under-maintained areas of animal health. In fact, periodontal disease – an inflammatory disease affecting the soft and hard tissue around the teeth – is
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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month An update from the Oral Cancer Foundation POSTED: Tuesday, April 04, 2017 — By: Josie Paxton, Communications Manager for the Oral Cancer Foundation The Oral Cancer Foundation’s missions are rooted in science. OCF funds life-saving research and work that elucidates mechanisms for early discovery, furthers disease understanding, and reveals
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