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PRP, PRGF, and PRF: The Acronyms that Heal in Dentistry

Drawing blood in the dental office is a regular occurrence. It’s unavoidable, really. Gums...

COVID-19 Lung Complications Can Start in the Mouth

Despite the remarkable progress of vaccination in the United States and other countries such...

Holistic and Patient-Centered Care Enables a Superior Dental Experience

Dentistry can be confusing and overwhelming for patients who are dealing with pain or...

Therapies Put the Body’s Own Repair Processes to Work in Regenerating Bone

Researchers at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics are developing...

Poor Oral Health Impacts Athletic Performance

Poor oral hygiene has a negative impact on athletic training and performance, according to...

Another Study Confirms Link Between Alzheimer’s and Gum Disease

Researchers at the University Medical Center Greifswald have confirmed the results of a previous...

Does Oral Health Affect Pregnancy?

Oral health during pregnancy can greatly impact the mother and the fetus. While the...

Proactive Collaboration Between Dentists and Physicians Is Key to Improving Care

As more research shows links between oral and systemic health, dentists and physicians are...

Celebrate Gum Health Day on May 12

“Gum diseases are preventable” is the slogan for Gum Health Day 2021, a worldwide...

Committee Meets to Develop Medical-Dental Integration Framework

Recognizing the significant role that oral health plays in overall health, the National Association...