New product: DentalEZ debuts StarDental torque system
October 15, 2018 -- DentalEZ has introduced the StarDental Integrated StarETorque electric system.  Discuss
New product: Planmeca debuts digital imaging system
October 15, 2018 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Planmeca has introduced its new Planmeca Viso digital imaging system at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) annual meeting in Chicago.  Discuss
New product: Parkell launches curing light
October 15, 2018 -- Parkell has launched a new curing light with three modes of curing.  Discuss
Hu-Friedy offers subscription sharpening service
October 15, 2018 -- Hu-Friedy has launched a subscription-based sharpening service for its scalers and curettes.  Discuss
Survey: Cost is No. 1 oral health stressor for U.S. adults
October 12, 2018 -- The cost of dental care is the top source of oral health-related stress, according to new survey findings from insurance benefits company Unum.  Discuss
New product: Dental Intelligence releases patient finder tool
October 9, 2018 -- Dental software developer Dental Intelligence has released a patient information identification tool.  Discuss
Komet USA launches 2 diamond instruments
October 9, 2018 -- Komet USA announced that it has launched two new egg-shaped diamond instruments.  Discuss
DGShape launches new dental mill
October 9, 2018 -- DGShape, a wholly owned subsidiary of Roland DG, has launched a new wet dental mill.  Discuss
NIDCR awards nearly $3.5M for dementia oral health intervention
October 9, 2018 -- The U.S. National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) has awarded New York University College of Nursing researchers a five-year grant of $3.47 million to improve the oral health of people with mild dementia.  Discuss
FDA approves HPV vaccine for more adults
October 8, 2018 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved expanding the use of Gardasil 9, a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, for adults ages 27 through 45.  Discuss