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June 2018

SafeLink Consulting Adds New Online Course


SafeLink Consulting, a provider of OSHA and FDA regulatory compliance services, has added a new educational online course to their library. This new course, titled "Top 5 Safety Compliance Issues Employers Need to Know," will assist with due diligence for anyone opening a new business, purchasing an existing business, or evaluating their current …

Airway Armor And Pink Petal From Zirc


Airway Armor Zirc takes airway protection to the next level with Airway Armor™. Airway Armor™ is a durable, easy, comfortable alternative to the rubber dam that prevents patient aspiration and ingestion of foreign objects and debris during procedures such as: extractions, implants, direct & indirect restorations, crown and bridge, …

DryShield Introduces Three New Products


DryShield announced the launch of three new products. Each of these is the direct result of hearing the voice of their customers about their needs. The following three new products are available now: DS Lite: Just the DS1 Isolation System, without accessories. For doctors looking for an easy way to implement modern isolation into their …

Water Fluoridation Confirmed To Prevent Dental Decay In US Children And Adolescents


The fluoridation of America’s drinking water was among the great public health achievements of the twentieth century but there is a scarcity of studies from the last three decades investigating the impact of water fluoridation on dental health in the U.S. population. A recent study “Water fluoridation and dental caries in U.S. children …

AAP, SUNSTAR Announce 2018 Innovation Grant Recipients


The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is pleased to announce that members Hsun Liang Chan, DDS, MS, and Jeff C.W. Wang, DDS, DMSc, are the 2018 recipients of the SUNSTAR Innovation Grant. They will each receive $30,000 for their research projects as part of the AAP’s partnership with oral health and technology company SUNSTAR, which …

Successful Start For Dentsply Sirona Lab As A Dedicated Partner For Dental Labs


In February 2018, Dentsply Sirona’s new strategic business unit (SBU) Lab has come into operation as a strong partner for lab customers. Just four months later, Dentsply Sirona can look back on a successful start for the new Lab SBU. The company presented comprehensive solutions for all workflow preferences of Lab customers at two recent …