Henry Schein and the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity honor Washington DC dentists who provide free oral care to Holocaust survivors
February 17, 2017The Washington, DC, chapter of AO was honored for their participation in the Alpha Omega-Henry Schein Cares Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program
Study finds that certain type of children respond better to laughing gas February 17, 2017By Anesthesia ProgressIf a dentist could predict how a child is likely to respond to the usage of laughing gas, also known as nitrous oxide, the visit is more likely to be free of anxiety and fear. Genes can affect the development of caries February 10, 2017By Nicholas HammA new study from the University of Zurich shows that genetic defects can affect enamel. New study shows that oral bacteria can “lasso” onto heart tissues February 10, 2017By Nicholas HammA new study from the University of Bristol claims to have found the mechanism by which a certain oral bacterium clings to heart tissues. E-cigarettes shown to be detrimental to oral health in new study February 02, 2017By Nicholas HammA new study from Université Laval takes a look at the effects of e-cigarettes on gingival epithelial cells. DDS Lab announces alliance with Dentegra Insurance CompanyDDS Lab will offer Dentegra Insurance Company participating providers discounted pricing on dental laboratory products and services. Researchers find a link between periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis February 01, 2017By Nicholas HammResearchers at Johns Hopkins may have found one of the root causes of RA. The states with the best and worst dental health February 01, 2017By Nicholas HammA look at the state rankings for the best and worst dental health. New study finds that dental visits can reduce the risk for pneumonia January 31, 2017By Nicholas HammDental cleanings do more than just keep teeth and gums healthy, they can even prevent deadly diseases. New vaccine could mean the end of periodontitis
January 25, 2017A new study from The University of Melbourne has potentially found a cure for periodontitis.