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Study finds link between oral bacteria and increased risk of esophageal cancer
Study finds link between oral bacteria and increased risk of esophageal cancerNew research shows that certain oral bacteria that cause periodontal disease may also cause esophageal cancer.
5 New Year’s resolutions every dental hygienist should makeFrom eating healthier to establishing a workout routine, the new year is the perfect time to set goals for yourself.
What 2018 means for insurance coding
What 2018 means for insurance codingWhat you need to know, what you can ignore and how to keep from getting into trouble.
8 ways to make insurance less of a painInsurance can be frustrating for any practice, but these tips can put you and your patients at ease.
The risks and rewards of mail-order braces
The risks and rewards of mail-order bracesWhile mail-order aligners continue to grow in popularity, several organizations are speaking up about the risks associated with this treatment.
Are activated charcoal oral care products safe to use?
Are activated charcoal oral care products safe to use?New lab results indicate that My Magic Mud products fall comfortably within range of safety, refuting claims made by Colgate and the ADA.
Crest toothpaste earns ADA Seal of Acceptance
Crest toothpaste earns ADA Seal of AcceptanceCrest Pro-Health Advanced, Deep Clean Mint is the first product to earn the ADA Seal in the enamel erosion category.
Solvay Dental 360 introduces Ultaire AKP
Solvay Dental 360 introduces Ultaire AKPThe high-performance polymer for removable partial denture frames was debuted to dentists at the American Dental Association Annual Meeting.
Dental care, south of the border
Dental care, south of the borderExamining the surprising trend of American dental migration to Mexico.
Are dentists causing a deadly infection in patients?
Are dentists causing a deadly infection in patients?New research shows that antibiotics prescribed by dentists may be contributing to a potentially deadly infection.