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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 …

Do-It-Yourself Mouth Cancer Check may Save your Life

26-10-2015

"Are you checking your mouth for cancer once a month? Carry out this pioneering self-check from the Mouth Cancer Foundation on a regular basis and safeguard your future health." - GP & TV Doctor, Dr. Dawn Harper     The Mouth Cancer Foundation has launched Bite Back at Mouth Cancer, a simple head and neck cancer check that can …

This App Makes Brushing Teeth Fun, Helps You Keep the Dentist Away

26-10-2015

An app that makes brushing teeth fun for youngsters improves the dental hygiene of users, reports a new study (appeared in the British Dental Journal). This free toothbrush timer app named “Brush DJ” plays music for two minutes – the optimum time for brushing teeth – taken from a playlist or randomly from the user’s …

Practo Acquires Insta Health for $12M

26-10-2015

Acquisition will strengthen Practo’s offering to hospitals and brings onboard HIMS expertise across 15 countries Practo, Asia’s leading healthcare platform, announced the acquisition of Insta Health Solutions – a leading provider of cutting-edge end-to-end, cloud-based hospital information management solution (HIMS) that powers …