Tony Edwardstedwards@drbicuspid.comDental SpecialtiesWeek in Review: Questions for your marketing firm | Dental exam | Kids' bad breathSeptember 20, 2019Dental HygieneHygiene Insider: Kids with autism have fewer caries but other oral health issuesSeptember 17, 2019Oral CancerU.S. men less knowledgeable about HPV than womenU.S. men are generally less knowledgeable than same-age U.S. women about HPV, the HPV vaccine, and the relationship between HPV and cancer, according to a study published on September 16 in JAMA Pediatrics. The findings highlight the importance of effective communication between practitioners and patients about the vaccine.September 17, 2019RestorationsCDC: Caries prevalence drops in U.S. kidsThe prevalence of caries in primary teeth decreased nearly five percentage points in U.S. children ages 2 to 5 from 2011 to 2016 compared with 1999 to 2004, according to the new "Oral Health Surveillance Report 2019" from the U.S. Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC) released on September 12.September 16, 2019AIWeek in Review: AI in dentistry | Antioxidants | Anesthesia and patient safetySeptember 13, 2019Dental SpecialtiesWeek in Review: Perio classification | 2019 ADA meeting coverage | New Dental Exam featureSeptember 6, 2019Dental SpecialtiesWeek in Review: Voters want dental added to Medicare | Ransomware attack | Teeth grindingAugust 30, 2019CosmeticViolet LED light offers whitening treatment alternativeTeeth whitening remains a sought-after treatment by patients, but concentrated peroxides are often used in these treatments and may cause tooth damage. Researchers tested whether the use of a violet light-emitting diode (LED) system was a valid alternative for teeth whitening.August 27, 2019Oral CancerCDC: HPV vaccination rate continues to increaseThe number of U.S. adolescents who have received the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine continues to rise, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). However, the increase is modest compared with previous years, the researchers noted.August 25, 2019Oral CancerWeek in Review: Prenatal fluoride exposure | Oral cancer screening issues | Orthodontist indictedAugust 23, 2019Previous PagePage 2 of 102Next PageTop StoriesLegal IssuesDental clinic must pay $97K to settle civil rights caseA Minnesota dental clinic has reached a settlement in a civil rights case.ImplantsDentist to give $60K new smile to mocked OU football fanSugarSoda tax may be linked to drop in dental-related hospital staysInsuranceU.S. lawmaker asks companies to answer for poor oral care accessSponsor ContentWe care about what you think.