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Diabetics Suffer Two Times More Gum Disease and Lost Teeth

24-11-2015

November is National Diabetes Month, and “an important time to raise awareness about treatment and prevention of diabetes,” Jefferson Dental Clinics said in a release. Concurrent with a list of symptoms, diabetics are twice as likely to develop gum disease and lose teeth. The American Diabetes Association estimates that the total …

Brush Up on Dental Hygiene: Six Tips for Teaching Your Kids Healthy Habits

24-11-2015

There are many important habits to teach your children to help lay the foundation for a long and happy life. But one crucial aspect of a child’s overall well-being that is often neglected is their oral health. “Inadequate brushing habits and poor diet are related to tooth decay in children, according to a number of studies,” …

Research and Markets: Digital X-Ray System Market in the US 2015-2019

24-11-2015

Research and Markets has announced the addition of this report to their offering. The digital x-ray system market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 12.48 per cent during 2014-2019. The report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding …

Editor’s pickModern Dental Group Limited Successfully Holds Third World Dental Forum in Hong Kong

24-11-2015

Modern Dental Group Limited successfully held the World Dental Forum 2015 on October 21and 22at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, which has attracted more than 500 participants to join the event. It has been the third time for Modern Dental Group to organise this grand event for dental professionals with an aim to promote academic sharing and exchange of …

Benco Dental to Distribute Dental Wings Implant Planning, CAD/CAM Software

20-11-2015

Dental Wings Inc. of Montreal, Canada and Benco Dental of Pittston, PA announce that Benco Dental will distribute digital dentistry solutions by Dental Wings. Included in the offerings: Dental Wings coDiagnostiX™ implant planning software, the DWOS suite of prosthetic design software, and Dental Wings desktop impression and model …

Practo Partners with Uber to Make Healthcare More Accessible for Singaporeans

20-11-2015

Practo, Asia’s largest healthcare booking platform, and Uber, the world’s leading ride-hailing technology platform, have announced a global partnership that will make it easier for consumers to reach doctors. Starting November, Practo users across Singapore, India, Indonesia and Philippines who book an appointment on Practo’s …

Editor’s pick3Shape Poland Facility Expands to Accommodate Increased Production and Employee Growth

20-11-2015

The 3Shape production facility in Poland has had the hammers and paintbrushes working overtime to make room for new employees and to meet production demands. “We are very excited to provide our Poland team with more space where they can continue to grow and build outstanding products for our customers,” says Mikael Toxværd …

Editor’s pickPromoting Oral Health among Children

19-11-2015

The Smile around the World campaign has been launched inIndia Ivoclar Vivadent and FDI World Dental Federation have joined forces to launch the Smile around the World initiative. The aim of the project is to promote oral health among children in India and Brazil. Many children across the globe do not have access to oral health care and dental …

Orthodontic Appliances in the Digital Workflow: Sirona Partners with CA DIGITAL

19-11-2015

CEREC creates digital impressions for orthodontic indications. This data can then be sent with the click of the mouse – now to CA DIGITAL as well. Sirona has entered in a partnership agreement with the company from Mettmann, Germany specialising in the digital fabrication of orthodontic appliances.CEREC for orthodontics – the …