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McGill University to Lead Study on Oral Health Knowledge in Canada

The McGill University Faculty of Dentistry has received $3.3 million from the Canadian Institutes...

Infection Control Coalition Publishes Code of Professional Conduct

The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP), the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB),...

Ancient Plaque Proves That Neanderthals Used “Aspirin”

Ancient DNA found in the dental plaque of Neanderthals—our nearest extinct relative—has revealed new...

Online Advertising Toolkit Promotes Financing Options

CareCredit’s online Advertising Toolkit features professionally designed, customizable assets that can be added to...

Committee Recommends Funding for Oral Health Programs

The House Appropriations Committee has approved the draft of the fiscal year 2017 Labor,...

Pot Smokers Have More Gum Disease

A long-term study of approximately 1,000 New Zealanders from birth to the age of...

3M Announces New 3M Oral Care Organization

Consistent with 3M’s strategy to increase customer relevance, the company has announced the formation...

Teenagers Who Skip Breakfast More Likely to Have Bad Breath

Teenagers should make sure to eat breakfast based on information from a new study....

AAP: Periodontal Disease Most Prevalent Among Ethnic Minorities

Sixty-three percent of Hispanic adults in the United States has periodontitis, an advanced form...

Bad Gums Mean Bad Future

Nothing may be more indicative of one’s oral health than the condition of his...