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Cee 2017 new class schedule
The 2017 schedule for the Center for Esthetic Excellence features six new courses and nine top cliniciansfor an incredible year of learning, fun and comradery at the popular CEEin Chicago. The faculty this yearfeatures three presenters new to the CEE: Dr. Dipesh Parmar, Dr. Matt Costa and Dr. Dani èle Larose.Returning faculty include Dr. Jason Smithson, Dr. Buddy Mopper, Dr.Newton Fahl, Dr. Corky Willhite, Dr.Dennis Hartlieb and Dr. Brian LeSage.  These small hands-on courses with top clinicians will take your dentistry to a new level.For information, contact Erika at 800-837-2321 or visitwww.ceechicago.com. (So...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 19, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

OraVital ’s 2017 KOL Access Webinar Series
Dr. Bradley Bale& Dr. Amy Doneen Kick-OffOraVital ’s 2017 KOL Access Webinar SeriesThe Presenters Will Review the Findings of Their British Medical Journal Paper That Shows High Risk Periodontal Pathogensare a Contributory Cause of Arterial DiseaseToronto, CA – January 10, 2017 –OraVital Inc., The Oral Infection Experts ™,will be kicking off its 2017 KOL Access Webinar Series, with two of the leading pioneers of the oral-systemic health movement; Dr. Bradley Bale and Dr. Amy Doneen, who are the authors of the best-selling book, “Beat the Heart Attack Gene”Long time advocates of the critical role that dental...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 18, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Kenya: Doctors' Strike Talks Resume
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Talks between the Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) and the Ministry of Health on the Collective Bargaining Agreement signed in 2013 are set to resume Wednesday as the strike by medics continues. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 18, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Special issue highlights research at UM Schools of Medicine and Dentistry
(University of Maryland School of Medicine) New research by scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, is highlighted in a special issue of Pathogens and Disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 18, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Temple Joins UR Medicine as Chief of Colorectal Surgery
Temple also will lead the Surgical Health Outcomes& Research Enterprise (SHORE) and serve as professor of Surgery in the School of Medicine and Dentistry. (Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases)
Source: University of Rochester Medical Center Press Releases - January 17, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Restorative options for implant supported prosthesis?
I have a 40 year old female patient interested in implants to restore her edentulous areas. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 17, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Restorative Source Type: news

Spotlight: Heather Crockett-Miller on increasing access to oral health care to the underserved
Heather Crockett-Miller, director of dental services, Equitas Health Age: 38 Vitals: B.A. in psychology, Whitman College; D.D.S., Ohio State University College of Dentistry, 2008; Master of Public Health, Yale School of Public Health, 2011. Served as chief dental officer for Connecticut-based Community Health Center Inc. Why this business: I have a passion for or al health and increasing access to care for the underserved. Hometown: Lebanon, Oregon First job: In high school I worked at a clothing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 17, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: Laura Newpoff Source Type: news

Spotlight: Heather Crockett-Miller on increasing access to oral health care to the underserved
Heather Crockett-Miller, director of dental services, Equitas Health Age: 38 Vitals: B.A. in psychology, Whitman College; D.D.S., Ohio State University College of Dentistry, 2008; Master of Public Health, Yale School of Public Health, 2011. Served as chief dental officer for Connecticut-based Community Health Center Inc. Why this business: I have a passion for or al health and increasing access to care for the underserved. Hometown: Lebanon, Oregon First job: In high school I worked at a clothing… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 17, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Laura Newpoff Source Type: news

Eritrea: 7th Commencement of the Orotta School of Medicine and Dentistry
[Shabait] Asmara -In its 7th Commencement the Orotta School of Medicine and Dentistry graduated 36 doctors on 14 January following 8 years of education in General Medicine. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 17, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

QMUL and BH announce major new initiative in the Life Sciences
(Queen Mary University of London) Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and Barts Health NHS Trust (BH) announce plans for a major new center for Life Sciences in Whitechapel, home to the Royal London Hospital and a campus of QMUL's Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 17, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Wearing a mouthguard at night can make bruxism WORSE
Karen Raphael, a professor of oral and maxillofacial pathology and medicine at New York University College of Dentistry, believes teeth grinding is unconnected with jaw pain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Stop for Scuba Divers: the Dentist ' s Office?
Underwater pressure can heighten dental problems, study finds Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Dental Health, Sports Fitness (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - January 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Stop for Scuba Divers: The Dentist ' s Office?
MONDAY, Jan. 16, 2017 -- The first time she tried scuba diving, Vinisha Ranna felt a squeezing sensation in her teeth. That experience led to a study that concluded divers often encounter dental problems underwater. Potentially, these problems... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 16, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

The evaluation of trustworthiness to identify health insurance fraud in dentistry
ConclusionsWe provide a new direction for investigating the genuineness of claims data. If the insurer can detect fraudulent dentists using the traditional method and the proposed method simultaneously, the detection will be more transparent and ultimately reduce the losses caused by fraudulent claims. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 16, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Implant patient from France: identify what implant this is?
This patient had implant placed in France and needs to have it restored can someone please help me identify what type of implant this is? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 16, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

New Report Shows The U.S. Is Failing When It Comes To Mental Health
How healthy are people in the U.S.? A new federal report shows that although the country has made progress in some areas, such as increasing how much exercise people get and lowering the number of teens who smoke cigarettes, it’s fallen behind in others, particularly in taking care of mental health. The new report, published Jan. 11 by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), detailed the country’s progress in meeting a set of 10-year national health goals that were set in 2010 as part of an initiative called Healthy People 2020. The initiative called for improvements in 26 different...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Report Shows The U.S. Is Failing When It Comes To Mental Health
How healthy are people in the U.S.? A new federal report shows that although the country has made progress in some areas, such as increasing how much exercise people get and lowering the number of teens who smoke cigarettes, it’s fallen behind in others, particularly in taking care of mental health. The new report, published Jan. 11 by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), detailed the country’s progress in meeting a set of 10-year national health goals that were set in 2010 as part of an initiative called Healthy People 2020. The initiative called for improvements in 26 different...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - January 13, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: news

Cochrane in the news: January 2017
A round-up of selected recent coverage citing, discussing, and presenting health evidence - updated throughout the month.   Brazil newspaper reports on how the Federal Court of in Brazil will be using Cochrane Library to inform decisions and Cochrane Brazil will be training legislators.  UK Secretary of State for Health cites Cochrane Review.Cochrane referenced in Dentistry round table event and inDentistry magazine.     Friday, January 13, 2017 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 12, 2017 Category: Information Technology Authors: mumoquit at cochrane.org Source Type: news

Bone resorption: Can I Submerge the Implant?
 Is it possible to cut the implant at bone level and submerge it?   (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Kenya: Police Yet to Arrest Officials of Medical Union
[Nation] Police are yet to arrest Kenya Medical Practitioners', Pharmacists' and Dentists' Union officials as ordered by a court on Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 12, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Helen Bolton from Cornwall who waited 2 YEARS for dentist's appointment claims she nearly died
Helen Bolton, from Indian Queens, Cornwall, needed 11 and a half hours of live-saving open heart surgery after contracting endocarditis - which originated from bacteria on a tiny cyst on her gum. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Police Hunting for Doctors' Union Officials Following Arrest Order
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police are looking for Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) officials following a court order that they be arrested for skipping sentencing. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 11, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Health Tip: Floss Properly
-- Among the universal laws of dentistry is the need to brush and floss regularly. But are you flossing correctly? The American Dental Association offers these instructions: Using a piece of dental floss about 18 inches long, wrap each end around a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 11, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

MassDevice.com +5 | The top 5 medtech stories for January 10, 2017
Say hello to MassDevice +5, a bite-sized view of the top five medtech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 5 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry. Get this in your inbox everyday by subscribing to our newsletters.   5. Boston Scientific finds ‘fix’ for Lotus Edge heart valve, preps for May PMA submission Boston Scientific has reportedly found a fix for its Lotus Edge heart valve after the company paused implantations of the device in Octo...
Source: Mass Device - January 10, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: MassDevice Tags: News Well Plus 5 Source Type: news

Zirconia Abutments: Long term success based on connection type and region?
A recent study aimed to evaluate the clinical performance of zirconia abutments in anterior and posterior regions, focusing on implant-abutment connections and restoration vertical height (RVH) (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Surgical Source Type: news

Study shows Alzheimer ’ s drug activates stem cells in teeth
Researchers from King’s College London have shown that an Alzheimer’s drug can stimulate the stem cells found in tooth pulp and generate a protective material, dentine, in large cavities. The team’s work was published yesterday in Scientific Reports.  If the soft pulp of a tooth becomes infected after a traumatic event, a thin layer of dentine is naturally produced to seal the pulp and protect the tooth from infection. But this layer is not enough to fix large cavities, so dentists use man-made fillings to fill holes in teeth. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The pos...
Source: Mass Device - January 10, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Drug-Device Combinations Pharmaceuticals Research & Development Stem Cells King's College London Source Type: news

Implants in patients with anemia?
Have any of you installed implants in patients with well controlled, aplastic anemia or hemolytic anemia? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Gutta-percha piece present: can I do an Implant?
The tooth was extracted about a year ago. On examination, I can see what seems to be a piece of gutta-percha. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

IHS Scholarship, Loan Repayment Programs Aim to Recruit More Health Care Providers
The Indian Health Service (IHS) announced the opening of its application period for its 2017 scholarship and loan repayment programs. Approximately $13.7 million in scholarships and $30 million in loan repayments will be available, with a focus on physicians, physician assistants/nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists, and behavioral health providers. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - January 10, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Girl left in coma after dental visit going home after 4 months in hospital, father says
A little girl who went into a coma after being given anesthetic at an Edmonton dentist’s office will be released from the Glenrose Hospital at the end of January, her father says. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Edmonton Source Type: news

Are YOU scared of going to the dentist? After painful past experiences caused by an extra nerve, a young model avoided treating her chipped teeth for four months
Dutch model Nienke Van der Peet chipped two front teeth after falling over last year, but put off getting it fixed for four months, even though the broken area was so sensitive it made her wince. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

International Dental Show (IDS) 2017: Career Day being staged again
Exciting insights into an industry with a promising future - renowned employers introduce themselves - IDS as a career kick: The Career Day of the International Dental Show (IDS) 2017More than 2,400 companies from about 60 countries are expected to attend the International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne from 21 to 25 March 2017. Every two years, the IDS is the world ' s most important industry get-together for the international dental market. In 2015, the " Career Day " was staged in this setting for the first time. This initiative aims to accelerate the communication and information exchange between the companies exhibiting...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 9, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Decline of the dentist's drill? Drug helps rotten teeth regenerate, trial shows
Need for fillings could be reduced in future as study reveals natural ability of teeth to repair themselves can be enhanced using Alzheimer ’s drugDentists have devised a treatment to regenerate rotten teeth that could substantially reduce the need for fillings in the future.The therapy works by enhancing the natural ability of teeth to repair themselves through the activation ofstem cells in the soft pulp at the centre.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 9, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin Science correspondent Tags: Stem cells Dentists Health Medical research Biology Science Source Type: news

Why You Should Schedule A Dentist Appointment Before The Next Winter Storm
The earth is warming, but unevenly and only on average — which may or may not explain a spate of unseasonably cold weather that many parts of the United States are experiencing lately. Who knows? Cartoon by Joe Heller. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Cartoon Of The Day, Contributor Source Type: news

Dentists awareness and action towards domestic violence patients. A cross-sectional study among dentists in Western Saudi Arabia - AlAlyani WS, Alshouibi EN.
OBJECTIVES: To identify the potential factors that would predict a dentist's awareness of domestic violence (DV), as well as the factors that influence the probability of dentists to take the required action. Also, to list the common barriers that dentists... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 7, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Why You Should Schedule A Dentist Appointment Before The Next Winter Storm
The earth is warming, but unevenly and only on average — which may or may not explain a spate of unseasonably cold weather that many parts of the United States are experiencing lately. Who knows? Cartoon by Joe Heller. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Cartoon Of The Day, Contributor Source Type: news

What Nobody Tells You About Self-Care
CONCLUSION If you’re doing these un-fun aspects of self-care, I’m proud of you. If you’re doing them, and you are sick, mentally or physically, or if you in a tough spot in whatever way in your life, I’m really, really proud of you because it’s not easy to do. If you’re not doing all of them, or you’re struggling in asking for help, or you’re struggling in quitting something you need to leave behind, I believe in you. It’s not fun or easy, and you can do it anyway. Follow this journey on Each Little Spark. More from The Mighty: 23 Signs You Grew Up With Depression ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some new dentists unable to do NHS work, say British Dental Association
The British Dental Association say some new dentists are facing delays in being able to do NHS work. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Crowning achievement: Son carries on a family tradition in South Jersey
Growing up in a family where his grandparents, parents and an aunt were all dentists, it ’s not surprising Chad Rebhun ended up in the same profession. The 31-year-old South Jersey native recently joined his father Dr. Donald Rebhun at the Optimum Oral Surgery Group, which has been based in Voorhees for three decades and in early 2015 opened a second office in Moorestown. The father-a nd-son team talked about working together, and how they have meshed in the office despite having different personality… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 6, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Crowning achievement: Son carries on a family tradition in South Jersey
Growing up in a family where his grandparents, parents and an aunt were all dentists, it ’s not surprising Chad Rebhun ended up in the same profession. The 31-year-old South Jersey native recently joined his father Dr. Donald Rebhun at the Optimum Oral Surgery Group, which has been based in Voorhees for three decades and in early 2015 opened a second office in Moorestown. The father-a nd-son team talked about working together, and how they have meshed in the office despite having different personality… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 6, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Health Tip: Chewing Sugarless Gum
-- If you want to take an extra step to help prevent cavities, chewing sugarless gum may be just what the dentist ordered. The American Dental Association offers this advice: Choose sugarless gum to help boost saliva production and wash away... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 6, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Dayton-area doctor's office seeks expansion
A doctor's office in Beavercreek has proposed an expansion of its building. Beavercreek planning commission heard preliminary plans Wednesday for an expansion of the Harris Periodontics building at 1205 Meadow Bridge Drive. The building will get a 2,900-square-foot expansion, which will double the size of the building to about 5,660 square feet. With this approval, the pr oject will go to the permitting phase. Harris Periodontics& Implant Dentistry, which also has an office in Mason, is led by … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 5, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tristan Navera Source Type: news

Kenya: Doctors Union to Hold Top Level Meeting to Discuss Sh4 Billion Offer
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Officials of the Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) are due to hold their National Advisory Council meeting on Friday to scrutinise the Sh4 billion pay offer made during a meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 5, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Product Development Webinar. Care to Join Us?
I am working with a startup company developing provider and patient applications that address patient ’s increasing fear of price and declining treatment plan acceptance rates. By tracking your revenue, procedure profitability and scheduling weakness patterns the solution optimizes and offers your patients additional pricing and 3rd party lending options. The anticipated result: more procedure s at higher price and profit margins and your patients are able to receive the treatment they need and desire.The company is holding 2 webinars Thursday January 12, 2017 at 8pm EST and Tuesday January 17 at 9PM EST to gather feedba...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 4, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Dentist stops practising after more lawsuits: 'I wish he'd quit 6 months ago,' former patient says
A Surrey, B.C., dentist has "voluntarily withdrawn" from practice, as lawsuits alleging he harmed patients pile up. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Kenya: President Meets Doctors Over Strike
[Nation] The Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPPDU) led by Secretary General Ouma Oluga and the negotiation team from the government are meeting President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House in Mombasa over doctor's strike. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 4, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Preserve residual alveolar ridge with implant?
To what extent can a residual alveolar ridge can be preserved by an implant? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Regenerative Source Type: news

Bone regeneration around Delayed Implants in Large Bone Defects?
A recent study evaluated bone regeneration around delayed implants positioned in large bone defects, that were filled with reactive soft tissue. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Regenerative Source Type: news

Hydroxyapatite for Sinus Lift?
A study compared different types of hydroxyapatite (HA), for sinus floor elevation and augmentation. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Regenerative Source Type: news

Kenya: Seven Counties Yet to Pay Their Doctors, Says Union
[Nation] Seven counties have not paid more than 300 striking doctors their December salaries, the Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has disclosed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 3, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news