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Chicago Midwinter 2016: Highlights
March 3, 2016 -- The 151st Midwinter Meeting concluded in Chicago on Saturday, February 27. Almost 30,000 attendees came to the conference. Our latest slideshow from the meeting highlights some of the new products, atmosphere, and events.  Discuss
Ga. MLP bill fails
March 3, 2016 -- A Georgia midlevel provider (MLP) bill that would have allowed dental hygienists to provide preventive care without the direct supervision of a dentist failed to make it to a vote.  Discuss
Tom's of Maine launches toothpaste for sensitive teeth
March 2, 2016 -- Tom's of Maine has released its new Rapid Relief Sensitive Toothpaste.  Discuss
Chicago Midwinter 2016: Weekend highlights
February 29, 2016 -- The 2016 Midwinter Meeting continued over the weekend in Chicago, with dozens of new product introductions throughout the show. Here's a slideshow of some of the most compelling new products on the exhibit floor.  Discuss
2015 Dental Excellence Award winners honored
February 26, 2016 -- CHICAGO - At a reception at the 2016 Chicago Midwinter Meeting, DrBicuspid.com feted the winners of the 2015 Dental Excellence Awards.  Discuss
P&G unveils new Oral-B Genius smart toothbrush
February 26, 2016 -- Proctor & Gamble (P&G) has unveiled the Oral-B Genius smart toothbrush at the 2016 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.  Discuss
Stoma Dental debuts backflow prevention SE valve at Midwinter
February 25, 2016 -- CHICAGO - Stoma Dental launched its Dove backflow prevention saliva ejector (SE) valve at this week's 2016 Midwinter Meeting.  Discuss
Hot Topic
Study focuses on dental therapists' impact in Native Alaskan communities

In the first study to look at the long-term outcomes of communities served by dental therapists, researchers from the University of Washington have found that children in Alaska Native communities had lower rates of tooth extractions and more preventive care than those in communities not receiving services from these practitioners. Read more.