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OSAP CORE Infection Control Boot Camp 2016
January 11-13, 2016

Atlanta, Georgia United States
Rocky Mountain Dental Convention (RMDC)
January 21-23, 2016

Denver, Colorado United States
The Art of Treatment Planning and Case Presentation
February 11-12, 2016

Scottsdale, Arizona United States
ADA 2015: Diabetes, periodontitis, stroke link stressed
November 13, 2015 -- Most of your patients may be unaware that they may have periodontal disease, but some patients may also be unaware that they have diabetes, according to a presentation at the recent ADA 2015 annual meeting.
New campaign educates about oral health and diabetes
November 13, 2015 -- Colgate has partnered with the American Diabetes Association and former NSync member Joey Fatone to help raise awareness about the link between oral health and diabetes with the 30 Days of Laughter campaign.
Survey: Many pregnant women don't visit the dentist
November 10, 2015 -- More than 75% of pregnant women experience an oral health problem, according to a new Cigna survey of pregnant women and new mothers. The survey also found that almost half of the surveyed women did not visit the dentist during pregnancy despite having dental problems.
Help your patients during American Diabetes Month
November 6, 2015 -- November is American Diabetes Month, and two doctors have tips to help your dental patients stay health.
Study questions periodontitis-osteoporosis link
November 5, 2015 -- Postmenopausal women, particularly those with osteoporosis, are at greater risk for tooth loss compared with the general population, according to a new multinational study. However, the authors found that the prevalence of periodontitis was not influenced by osteoporosis in these women.
ADA 2015: Solea gets FDA clearance for new procedures
November 5, 2015 -- WASHINGTON, DC - Convergent Dental announced at the 2015 ADA meeting in Washington, DC, that its Solea dental laser has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to perform osseous tissue procedures.
Henry Schein to acquire Italian dental company
November 3, 2015 -- Henry Schein announced that it will acquire a 90% ownership interest in Dental Trey, a leading distributor of dental consumable merchandise and equipment in Italy.
Biolase upgrades WaterLase iPlus
November 3, 2015 -- Biolase has upgraded its WaterLase iPlus 2.0 dental laser to treat peri-implantitis, the company announced.
ADA survey: Debt, gender influence career choices
October 28, 2015 -- Dentists who graduated with higher debt were less likely to specialize and more likely to enter private practice than other primary occupations, according to the findings of a new survey in the Journal of the American Dental Association.
Study: Hookah smoking linked to serious oral conditions
October 28, 2015 -- Hookah smoking is associated with serious oral conditions, such as periodontal diseases and cancer, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Dental Association.
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