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2011-11-10 14:00:00

With the launch of his new website, Dr. Tony Kim strives to educate and empower consumers regarding holistic dentistry. This Inland Empire dentist emphasizes the danger of silver fillings, encouraging prospective patients to learn about their alternatives. Riverside, CA (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 Dr. Tony Kim, a reputable Inland Empire dentist in Riverside, California, recently launched a new oral healthcare website. It is an extension of his main website that spotlights his practice,...

2011-09-04 11:00:00

Dr. Joseph Mercola and Consumers for Dental Choice are pairing in this week-long event to help increase awareness of the health and environmental dangers of mercury dental fillings. Hoffman Estates, IL (PRWEB) September 04, 2011 During the week of September 4th-10th, Dr. Joseph Mercola and the nonprofit group Consumers for Dental Choice / ToxicTeeth.org are launching their first-ever âœMercury-Free Dentistry Week,â with in-depth newsletters and...

2011-05-11 00:00:27

Miami Dentist Ted Herrmann Says Mercury Use in Dental Procedures is a 'Serious Health Concern.' Miami, FL (PRWEB) May 09, 2011 United States government officials have announced the 'phasing-down' of mercury amalgam use in America. This is prompting consumer advocates, dental patients, and Miami dentists to applaud enthusiastically. The American Dental Association (ADA) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have remained silent on the issue for decades, despite warnings from the World...

2011-04-20 13:19:00

Consumer groups applaud WASHINGTON, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An amalgam of consumer groups today applauded a move by the U.S. government to support the 'phase down' of dental mercury tooth fillings. In a significant strengthening of a previous Food & Drug Administration position, the new U.S. position was submitted to the "Mercury International Negotiation Committee." It calls for a "phase down, with the goal of eventual phase out by all Parties, of mercury...

2011-03-02 00:00:27

Officite, leading dental website provider, has been selected by the Florida Dental Association as a member of the FDA Corporate Affiliation Program. Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) March 1, 2011 Industry-leading dental website provider, Officite, has announced recently that it has been selected as the website provider of choice by the Florida Dental Association (FDA). As one of the newest members of the FDA Corporate Affiliation Program, Officite is offering association members professional...

2011-01-20 10:50:00

--International Delegates Meet in Japan-- CHAMPIONS GATE, Fla., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mercury, the main ingredient in "silver" or amalgam fillings, will be the subject of a United Nations conference to be held in Chiba, Japan on January 24-28. Members of various non-governmental organizations (NGOs), as well as dentists and scientists from groups such as the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), will be attending and urging a ban on products...

2010-12-21 11:18:00

J. Craig Busey appointed chief legal counsel CHICAGO, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Dental Association (ADA) has announced the appointment of J. Craig Busey as its Chief Legal Counsel, with responsibilities for managing the organization's Division of Legal Affairs. "We are extremely pleased that Craig will be leading our legal affairs efforts," said Kathleen O'Loughlin, D.M.D., ADA executive director. "We look forward to his many contributions as we continue...

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2010-12-11 08:23:02

US health regulators are looking for a second opinion on whether dental fillings that contain mercury are a risk to dental patients, especially in children and pregnant women. Officials with the Food and Drug Administration said although there are no new scientific findings on the silver-colored cavity fillings, it wants feedback on methods it used last year to weigh available data and decide that the alloy is safe. The agency released documents Friday ahead of a public meeting held on the...

2010-12-09 16:33:00

CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FDA Device Division, still concerned about mercury toxicity in American dentistry, is convening yet another professional panel review regarding safety issues. A nationwide convergence of scientists, dental and medical professionals, lead by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) are provoking new challenges to the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) July'09 "no risk" classification of mercury fillings...


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