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Conferences
Central New York Dental Conference
September 15-16
Syracuse, New York United States
American Institute of Oral Biology (AIOB) 73rd Annual Meeting
October 14-17
Palm Springs, California United States
Dental Infection Control Boot Camp 2017
January 9-11, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia United States
American Academy of Ozonotherapy (AAO) 2017 Annual Meeting
May 11-13, 2017
Henderson, Nevada United States
Amway to offer PerioPredict to employees
July 13, 2016 -- Marketing company Amway will offer PerioPredict by Interleukin Genetics to its U.S. employees.
Dental problems linked to heart disease -- again
July 7, 2016 -- Once again, an oral health condition has been linked to heart disease. A new study found that dental patients with prevalent calculus ended up developing chest pain, or angina pectoris, significantly more often than patients with healthy teeth and gums.
Hu-Friedy adds to instrument line
July 5, 2016 -- Dental instrument and product manufacturer Hu-Friedy has announced an addition to its EverEdge 2.0 line of hand instruments.
IADR study: Is gingivitis likely in pregnant women?
June 28, 2016 -- Women who are pregnant are likely to have moderate to severe gingivitis and may need regular care to maintain their oral health, according to a new study presented on June 23 at the International Association for Dental Research general session in Seoul, South Korea.
Legal Cases: Brain abscess from alleged failure to treat perio disease
June 21, 2016 -- A 47-year-old photographer with periodontal disease and active purulent discharge experienced a seizure eight days after periodontal treatment. As William S. Spiegel and Dr. Marc R. Leffler document, what happened next is a reminder that all antibiotic situations have to be evaluated carefully.
Study links perio disease and long-term marijuana use
June 21, 2016 -- Long-term marijuana use is associated with periodontal disease, according to a new study in JAMA Psychiatry. However, chronic pot smokers did not develop other health problems associated with tobacco use, such as decreased lung function and increased inflammation.
Hu-Friedy introduces new device
June 20, 2016 -- Dental instrument and product manufacturer Hu-Friedy has introduced a new device for biofilm removal.
Geistlich Pharma launches new package size for Bio-Oss
May 18, 2016 -- Geistlich Pharma North America has introduced a new package size for its Bio-Oss bone substitute.
Interleukin Genetics reports increased Q1 revenues
May 17, 2016 -- Interleukin Genetics reported an increase in revenues for the first quarter of 2016.
Interleukin moves closer to U.S. patent for PerioPredict
April 27, 2016 -- Interleukin Genetics moved closer to patent protection for its PerioPredict genetic risk test as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued a notice of allowance for a patent.
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