New CE courses focus on handpiece sterilization, insurance
June 18, 2018 -- Two new continuing education (CE) courses are now available from One course focuses on dental handpiece sterilization and the second on insurance independence and reimbursement.  Discuss
FDA launches waterline safety page
June 14, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a new page on its website about dental unit waterline safety.  Discuss
Study: Stronger link between periodontitis and diabetes in men
June 4, 2018 -- Are men and women with type 2 diabetes just as likely to have periodontal disease? Periodontitis and type 2 diabetes share a connection, but men and women are diagnosed with them at different rates, so investigators sought to determine whether there was a link.  Discuss
NYU researcher receives NIH grant to study bone loss
June 1, 2018 -- The U.S. National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry researcher a two-year grant of more than $435,000 to study and potentially prevent bone loss related to aging.