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2014-08-20 23:13:33

Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce it is now an amalgam-free dental office. All patients with cavities, or with old fillings that need replacing, will benefit from the very latest white fillings that can safely repair and restore teeth. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, is pleased to announce it is now an amalgam-free dental office. All patients with cavities, or with old fillings that need replacing, will benefit from the very latest...

2014-08-12 23:12:21

Compelling new data on what consumers don't know about dental mercury and who's responsible for this major gap in patient awareness. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 After decades of hearing their mercury-based dental fillings called “silver” and “amalgam” by their dentists and the FDA, it shouldn’t be surprising that Americans are feeling more than a little misled about what’s being put in their mouths. A new report released today by Consumers for Dental Choice,...

2014-08-09 23:03:26

New Consumers for Dental Choice Report based on Zogby Poll Makes the Case that Americans are Measurably Misled About the Mercury in Their Dental Fillings Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 What: Charlie Brown, of Consumers for Dental Choice, along with Rebecca Wittman and Chad T. Bohnert of Zogby Analytics and Michael Bender of the Mercury Policy Project will present a special online media briefing detailing the results of a new eye-opening national poll that strongly suggests...

2014-07-30 08:33:55

CANOGA PARK, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canoga Park dentist, Dr. Amir Choroomi, now offers safe amalgam removal services that protect the patient's health at each stage of the process. Amalgam fillings are becoming a major area of concern for many patients. While dental amalgam has been used in dentistry for years, it contains mercury, which can release potentially harmful vapors when the filling is damaged or removed. About Dr. Amir Choroomi After attending the...

2014-07-29 08:33:36

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousand Oaks cosmetic dentist, Dr. Sharon Shamoiel, offers amalgam-free dental fillings. Amalgam fillings have been used for decades, but patients and dentists alike are becoming increasingly concerned about the potential health effects. While the FDA has determined that amalgam fillings are safe and effective, they do contain mercury. Composite resin fillings are an excellent alternative that contains no mercury, and they are also...

2014-07-18 08:24:56

New findings by the SYSTEM Initiative suggest that placing high-viscosity glass-ionomers as sealants and posterior load bearing tooth restorations may not lead to clinically inferior results. JOHANNESBURG, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to appraise the current clinical evidence regarding the merits of glass-ionomers as tooth restorations and sealants, the SYSTEM Initiative of the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, has conducted a...

2014-07-03 23:09:39

Beacon Cove Dental announces they have become a green dental clinic in the South Melbourne Area promoting sustainability. The clinic is now powered by 100% renewable energy; wind and hydro power from Tasmania. Melbourne, Victoria (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Beacon Cove Dental are pleased to announce their full support to sustainability as they become a green dental clinic powered by 100% renewable energy. The Clinic moves toward carbon neutral dentistry as patients' treatments power usage...

2014-06-08 23:02:11

Hatton Garden Refinery is offering a dedicated dental scrap buying counter in Hatton Garden. This new business opened its doors on the 2nd of June 2014. Rising prices for two of the most common metals in dentistry; platinum and palladium mean that there is strong demand for this new service (PRWEB) June 08, 2014 What Dental Scrap Items Are Bought By Hatton Garden Refineryal? “Hatton Garden Refinery buys all forms of dental restoration material - as long as they contain metal”, states...

2014-06-04 08:33:50

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cosmetic dentist in Beverly Hills, Dr. Kevin Sands, offers mercury-free dental fillings that restore teeth and protect health. Mercury is becoming a major concern among dentists and patients alike. While amalgam fillings have been used for decades, many experts warn that the mercury vapors that can leach out of the fillings when they are damaged or as they are removed could have harmful effects on patient health. Amalgam fillings...

Faster Dental Treatment With New Dental Filling Material
2014-05-01 03:46:56

Vienna University of Technology A new dental filling material, developed at the Vienna University of Technology, is easier to harden. It makes dental treatment faster and easier. In modern dentistry, amalgam fillings have become unpopular. Instead, white composite materials are more commonly used, which at first glance can hardly be distinguished from the tooth. The majority of these composites are based on photoactive materials that harden when they are exposed to light. But as the...


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2005-05-26 08:49:14

Mercury (element) Mercury, also called quicksilver, is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Hg (from the Greek hydrargyrum, for watery (or liquid) silver) and atomic number 80. A heavy, silvery, transition metal, mercury is one of only two elements that are liquid at room temperature (the other is bromine). Mercury is used in thermometers, barometers and other scientific apparatuses. Mercury is mostly obtained by reduction from the mineral cinnabar. Notable...

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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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