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Paediatric Dentist Says Early Dental Care Aids Overall Health

16-02-2016

Kearney, NE – February is National Children’s Dental Health month and local dentists want you to know how to keep your child’s sweet tooth from becoming a cavity. Dentists say it starts at home – as early as six months, a parent can start protecting a baby’s first teeth. “When they have one or two teeth, make …

Henry Schein and Supplier Partners Join Together to Expand Access to Oral Health Care for 300,000 Children During the ADA Foundation’s 14th Annual Give Kids A Smile® Day

15-02-2016

Underserved children to receive free oral health services at 1,500 locations across the US as part of the world’s largest children’s oral health charitable initiative   Melville, NY, USA – For the 14th consecutive year, Henry Schein, Inc. is joining 26 of its supplier partners to help expand access to oral health care for …

World Patent Marketing Success Group Introduces Minus Three: A New Dental Invention that will Solve the Problem of Providing Dental Care Everywhere

15-02-2016

World Patent Marketing reviews a new dental invention. Will Minus Three be the next World Patent Marketing low-cost success story?   Miami, FL, USA – World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated manufacturer and engineer of patented products, announces Minus Three, a dental invention that improves how people keep their teeth and …

It’s Brush Time! Oral Health Charity Launches New Programme for Schools

15-02-2016

The British Dental Health Foundation has launched their new school toothbrushing programme ‘Brush Time’ at the Nursery World Show 2016 in London. The leading independent oral health charity developed Brush Time to help nursery and school staff teach children how to brush their teeth correctly. It provides all the information and tools …

Colgate-Palmolive and Family Dollar Celebrate Black History Month with Fourth Annual Oral Health Initiative to Empower the African-American Community to Share Healthy Smiles

15-02-2016

Colgate offers complimentary dental screenings and oral care education at family dollar locations nationwide   New York, USA – For the fourth year in a row, Colgate-Palmolive Company – as part of its Bright Smiles, Bright Futures™ programme – and Family Dollar have partnered to inspire African-American families …

Oral4D Systems Transforms Medical Communications

15-02-2016

It’s a good thing many health care professionals have graduated from handwritten records and prescriptions to storing them on computers, but a Calgary orthodontist is taking the digital age of record-keeping a step further. Since 2014, Hisham Badawi has been working with his team at Oral4D Systems to transform the way clinical records are …

American Indian and Consumer Groups Petition to Stop Dental Mercury on Reservations

15-02-2016

Washington, USA – The International Indian Treaty Council and Consumers for Dental Choice filed a petition calling on the Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs and the Secretary of Health and Human Services (who runs the Indian Health Service) to end the use of amalgam – a dental filling that is 50 per cent mercury – in Indian …

Begin Dental Care Before your Child’s First Birthday

15-02-2016

Frankfort, Ky, USA – While going to a dentist may not be at the top of a child’s list of fun things to do, good oral health is vital to their overall health. Oral health consultant Stephanie Chickering says it’s very important for a child to see a dentist by age one. “If the child has serious tooth decay or other mouth …