Report: Few parents take measures for kids' oral health
March 16, 2020 -- Parents in the U.S. rank among the least likely to limit their children's sugar intake and take them for their annual dental checkup, according to a YouGov survey of 10 countries commissioned by the FDI World Dental Federation.  Discuss
Oral Reconstruction Foundation postpones 2020 meeting
March 16, 2020 -- The Oral Reconstruction Foundation has postponed its 2020 symposium in New York City to 2021.
Former teen intern claims dentist exposed himself to her, others
March 12, 2020 -- A former teenage intern recently filed a lawsuit against a New York dentist, accusing him of exposing himself and making vulgar comments about a decade ago.
3Shape updates orthodontic software
March 12, 2020 -- 3Shape has updated its Clear Aligner Studio and Indirect Bonding Studio orthodontic software.
Colo. practice informs patients of data security incident
March 11, 2020 -- Elk Ridge Dentistry of Estes Park, CO, has informed its patients of a data security incident involving a stolen backup hard drive.
Henry Schein forms joint venture for Spain, Portugal
March 11, 2020 -- Henry Schein has formed a joint venture with dental equipment distributor Casa Schmidt for the Spanish and Portuguese dental markets.
Dental Trade Alliance names new CEO
March 11, 2020 -- The Dental Trade Alliance has appointed Gregory Chavez as its CEO, replacing former CEO Gary Price after his retirement on January 31.
PDS Foundation offers dental assistant scholarships
March 11, 2020 -- The Pacific Dental Services (PDS) Foundation has begun accepting applications for the Dr. Carolyn Ghazal Dental Assistant Scholarship.
Dr. Ruhl wins international award for salivary research
March 10, 2020 -- The International Association for Dental Research (IADR) has given its Distinguished Scientist Award in Salivary Research to Stefan Ruhl, DDS, PhD, a professor of oral biology from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in New York.
Review highlights role of dentistry in diabetes detection
March 9, 2020 -- Oral healthcare professionals and patients widely support the use of blood tests for the early detection of type 2 diabetes in dental settings, according to a recent review.  Discuss