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Benco Family Foundation Shares Dental Hygiene Message

14-02-2018

Elementary School Principal Melissa Myers introduced 280 second and third graders to a few visitors in the Heights Murray Elementary School cafeteria on Thursday, 1st February. Cheers of excitement quieted to a dull roar as a petite woman, clad in a white dental coat embroidered with an oversized carrot pocket led the discussion at the second of …

Clinician's Choice Dental Products Inc Introduces New Polishing System

13-02-2018

Designed specifically to refine and polish, even making minor adjustments on all indirect ceramic restorations including zirconia, lithium disilicate and porcelain, CLINICIAN’S CHOICE® Dental Products Inc. announces the addition of ASAP INDIRECT+ to its line of innovative, clinically proven products. Ceramics, though a valuable …

Oral Cancer Foundation Announces New Program To Facilitate Early Self-Discovery

12-02-2018

The Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF) has launched a new nationwide campaign aimed at the early discovery of oral cancers. Their "Check Your Mouth™" (www.checkyourmouth.org) initiative is built around an interactive website designed to help individuals learn to self-discover suspicious tissue changes in their own mouths. "Early discovery of oral …

New Dental Product: NLZ Electric Micromoter System From NSK

12-02-2018

NSK recently released the NLZ electric micrometer system. The handpiece system features a new, more flexible installation style, according to the company. Every part is now more compact, minimising the space required for installation. The main system fits under the counter, with only the control unit visible. The new product design …

Nineteen International Dental Experts To Lecture In Rome

12-02-2018

At the 4th International Expert Symposium to be held by Ivoclar Vivadent in June 2018, digital and aesthetic dentistry will be in the spotlight. For the fourth time in a row, Ivoclar Vivadent will be hosting an International Expert Symposium (IES) for dentists and laboratory technician. Following the very successful one-day symposiums held in …

The Importance Of Preserving The Peri-implant Soft Tissue Barrier

09-02-2018

The On1 concept is designed to support implant success by maintaining the soft tissue/implant interface. Dr. France Lambert discusses the soft tissue barrier and how the On1 concept may minimise peri-implant complications. In healthy teeth, periodontal soft tissue functions to stabilise teeth and provides a biological barrier between the oral …

Time To Prepare For World Oral Health Day, March 20

09-02-2018

Celebrated each year on 20th March, WOHD is the largest global awareness campaign on oral health and provides a platform for people take action. It is the culmination of year-long activities dedicated to promoting oral health messages and raising global awareness on the prevention and control of oral diseases. New World Oral Health Day (WOHD) …