Registration opens for ADA/Kellogg management program
April 24, 2015 -- Registration is now open for the 2015 sessions of the ADA/Kellogg Executive Management Program, an accelerated business course for dentists at Northwestern University's Chicago campus in the fall.
Study: Broccoli extract shows promise for HNC prevention
April 23, 2015 -- Sulforaphane, an extract found in broccoli sprouts and cabbage, helped protect mice against oral cancer in a new study. Researchers are now studying if it prevents head and neck cancer (HNC) in humans.
Kids' oral health show coming to the Web
April 23, 2015 -- "Tooth Talk TV," a children's oral health television show, is coming to www.DentStrong.com.
Forward Science donates 4th OralID
April 23, 2015 -- Forward Science Technologies, the developer of the OralID cancer screening device, has donated a fourth device as part of its OralID Facebook Charity Campaign.
19 dentists convicted of Medicaid fraud in 2014
April 22, 2015 -- In 2014, 19 dentists were convicted of Medicaid fraud, according to an annual report issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General. More than $4.1 million was recovered from these convictions.
Hu-Friedy launches free servicing program for instruments
April 22, 2015 -- Hu-Friedy has launched a free servicing program for its surgical and orthodontic instruments.
LED Dental joins Oral Cancer Foundation's campaign
April 22, 2015 -- LED Dental has joined the Oral Cancer Foundation's Be Part of the Change program, seeking to promote the importance of routine comprehensive oral screenings and early detection of oral cancer.
Unitek TMP, 3Shape software systems now integrated
April 21, 2015 -- 3M Unitek and 3Shape announced a collaboration to improve workflow for orthodontists.
Pulpdent donates fluoride varnish for Guatemalan kids
April 21, 2015 -- Pulpdent has donated its Embrace fluoride varnish to a health and hygiene program for Guatemalan children.
Nominations sought for U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
April 21, 2015 -- The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is inviting nominations for individuals to serve on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.