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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.
The top 10 dental discoveries of 2017Dental research came a long way this year, and some studies stood out above the rest.
Breaking news: DPR's coverage of the 2017 Chicago Midwinter Meeting
Breaking news: DPR's coverage of the 2017 Chicago Midwinter MeetingChicago Midwinter 2016 is kicking off in the Windy City, and DPR wants to ensure you don't miss a thing.
Oral bacteria linked to risk of pancreatic cancer
Oral bacteria linked to risk of pancreatic cancerA recent study has identified certain types of oral bacteria that have a correlation with the risk of developing pancreatic cancer.
Breaking news: DPR's live coverage of the 2016 Chicago Midwinter Meeting
Breaking news: DPR's live coverage of the 2016 Chicago Midwinter MeetingThe annual Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting is a treasure trove of new dental products, emerging technology and the latest dental news, and Dental Products Report wants to ensure you don't miss a thing.
The top 10 weird dental news stories of 2015The year is winding down, and boy, has it been a weird one! From fake dentists to dental amnesia to patients using superglue as dental cement, there were a plethora of bizarre tooth-related stories gracing the headlines in 2015.
The top 10 dental discoveries of 20152015 has been a remarkable year in dental advancements, from emerging technology and new products, to scientific discoveries and research breakthroughs.
The top 7 dental news stories of 2015As the year winds down, now is the perfect time to look back at 2015 and the dental news stories that stole the show. From hygiene breaches to legal decisions to insurance fraud and cyber attacks, dentistry graced the headlines frequently (and no, we aren't talking about Cecil the lion!).
Don't hold it against us - Dentists and the tragedy of Cecil the lionThe story of Cecil the lion broke yesterday. I think the story is tragic on several levels. Let me get this out of the way. I think it's deplorable that someone would want to trophy hunt a lion.
Supreme Court dental regulatory board case examines federal antitrust laws
Supreme Court dental regulatory board case examines federal antitrust lawsThe U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear a case regarding whether state-established boards of practitioners, such as those for dentists, made up of members of the profession they are overseeing can properly regulate the profession without running afoul of federal antitrust laws.