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Antidepressants Linked to Tooth Implant Failure, New Study Finds

10-03-2016

Side effects of antidepressants, the second most prescribed drug in America, weaken bone growth, a crucial factor for implant success   Buffalo, NY, USA – Antidepressants, commonly used to treat anxiety, pain and other disorders, may play a role in dental implant failure, according to a new pilot study by University at Buffalo …

Trouble Sleeping? The Size of Your Tongue and Tonsils Could be Why

10-03-2016

Buffalo, NY, USA – The best time to identify signs of obstructive sleep apnoea may not be at night while snoozing in bed but, instead, while sitting in the dentist’s chair. According to a new study led by University at Buffalo orthodontic researcher Thikriat Al-Jewair, dentists are in the unique position as health care professionals …

Mydent Introduces Defend Plus Glider Barrier Envelopes

10-03-2016

Mydent International has introduced DEFEND Plus Glider Barrier Envelopes to its growing line of products. Featuring a unique “GLIDER” loader/sealer, the product allows dental professionals to quickly and easily “glide” PSP’s into the envelope. Upon peeling off the loader’s tab, the envelope practically seals …

Media Advisory: UB Paediatric Dentists Joins Pledge to End the R-Word

10-03-2016

Buffalo, NY, USA – The Department of Paediatric and Community Dentistry in the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will join the Special Olympics and Best Buddies International in the fight to end the spread of the r-word (“retard”), a hurtful and derogatory term used toward people with intellectual disabilities. As …

Anthogyr Enters into a Unique Partnership with Straumann to Boost its Development

09-03-2016

Eric Geneve, Chairman and CEO of Anthogyr, announced their partnership agreement with Straumann, the world leader in tooth replacement solutions. “Anthogyr is strongly growing worldwide for many years and has become a key player in the dental implantology field. Our ambition is to accelerate this growth in line with our Prime Mover …

Registration Soon to Close for Sirona’s 7th inLab® Summit

09-03-2016

Two-day inLab® summit jampacked with educational programmes and hands-on training sessions for practical experience   Charlotte, NC, USA – Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company, is pleased to announce its 7th inLab® Summit. The inLab Summit will take place at Harrah’s New Orleans Hotel on …