U.S. court upholds warning labels on sodas, sugary drinks
May 23, 2016 -- A U.S. district court in California has rejected efforts to stop a San Francisco law that requires health warnings on ads for sugary drinks from taking effect. The pioneering law mandates that warnings must cover 20% of ads.
New introductory implant CE courses offered
May 23, 2016 -- OCO Biomedical has announced additions to its introductory implant dentistry continuing education (CE) courses.
Calif. hygienist association threatens to leave parent group
May 20, 2016 -- The largest state hygienists' group in the U.S. is threatening to leave the parent organization, the American Dental Hygienists' Association. The California Dental Hygienists' Association says a proposed charter agreement imposes significant new obligations but no new benefits.
New bridge allows dentist, not patient, removal
May 20, 2016 -- Dental Evolutions has introduced an implant-supported bridge that can be removed by a dentist but not by a patient.
Video toothbrush set to launch
May 20, 2016 -- Onvi will launch a video toothbrush in early 2017.
Hu-Friedy introduces new probe
May 20, 2016 -- Dental instrument and product manufacturer Hu-Friedy has introduced a new probe.
New app enables HIPAA-compliant texting
May 19, 2016 -- Awrel has released a HIPAA-compliant texting application.
Jerry Seinfeld to perform at Siroworld 2016
May 19, 2016 -- Dentsply Sirona has announced that comedian Jerry Seinfeld will perform a private stand-up act at the inaugural Siroworld event in August.
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.
New website offers Dentrix expertise
May 18, 2016 -- A new website called Novonee.com is now available to help dental practices improve their use of the Dentrix practice management software from Henry Schein.