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2014-02-13 23:27:00

TM Prosthodontics, a Miami dental office, announces new treatment for an old problem: periodontal disease, which causes tooth loss. Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 As humans grow older, all sorts of things may work together to cause health problems - from heart disease, kidney problems, liver issues, digestive difficulty, and joint pain, to osteoporosis. Yet with all of these, there’s a common factor. Damage to organs can heal. Even damage to bones heals over time. One thing that...

2014-02-13 12:27:58

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Armed with overwhelming research linking soda and sugary drink consumption to skyrocketing rates of obesity, diabetes, and tooth decay, the nation's first legislation requiring safety warning labels on sugary drinks sold in California was introduced today by State Senator Bill Monning (D-Carmel). "When the science is this conclusive, the state of California has a responsibility to take steps to protect consumers," stated...

2014-02-12 12:32:20

EDINBURGH, Scotland, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New medical device and consumable combination for the assessment and management of tooth decay Calcivis, a medical devices company focused on revolutionising the management of tooth decay, today announces that its Calcivis(R) Caries Activity Imaging System has been granted a CE Mark in Europe. A CE Mark is required before a medical device can be marketed in the EU and a...

2014-02-11 23:02:37

Fidelco veterinarian shares tips for Pet Dental Health Month. Bloomfield, CT (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Working dogs and pets give their human partners plenty to smile about all year round. During National Pet Dental Health Month in February, our pets’ smiles take center stage. Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation’s Dr. RuthAnn Solomon, DVM, says preventive dental care can increase your pet’s overall health and potentially decrease future veterinary bills. “Oral health maintenance is just...

2014-02-10 23:20:33

February is the American Dental Association’s sponsored National Children’s Dental Health Month. Facts and tips from Dental Associates of Connecticut to help you understand the importance of early dental care for your child. Connecticut (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 February is the American Dental Association’s sponsored National Children’s Dental Health Month. As a parent, you can do a lot to ensure your child has a beautiful smile and enjoys a lifetime of great dental health. Here...

2014-02-07 23:02:46

In honor of Children's Dental Health Month, experts from the Anthem Education Group Dental Assistant program share important tips for teaching children good dental hygiene. (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Anthem Education Group (AEG) reminds the community that the sweetness of Valentine’s Day shouldn’t overshadow the importance of February being National Children’s Dental Health Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tooth decay is the leading chronic...

2014-02-07 12:23:39

350,000 Children to Receive Free Oral Care at 1,500 Locations Across the United States MELVILLE, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, together with 26 of the Company's valued supplier partners, join the American Dental Association (ADA) today to celebrate the ADA's annual Give Kids A Smile Day. (Photo:...

2014-02-06 23:00:23

Dr. Robert Mokbel is announcing that Fountain Valley residents who are looking for a permanent solution for missing teeth in adults can schedule a consultation for dental implants as their resolution in 2014. Fountain Valley, CA (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Dr. Robert Mokbel offers dental implants as a solution for patients who have made it their New Year Resolution to replace their missing teeth. It has been estimated that up to 69 percent of adults between the ages of 35-44 will lose at...

2014-02-05 23:30:42

At the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City on February 7, 2014, an estimated 1,500 children from local low-income families will receive free dental services ranging from screenings, fluoride varnishes and sealants as part of the American Dental Association’s (ADA) national Give Kids A Smile® day. Dr. Grace Hsu and her staff at Long Island Dental Spa will be volunteering all day to help these families. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 --Dr. Grace Hsu joins in as Long...

2014-02-05 12:29:06

CHICAGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Dental Association (ADA) kicks off its 12(th) national Give Kids A Smile® program Friday, Feb. 7. Dental professionals from across the nation are mobilizing to provide free oral health services to children and adolescents from underserved families throughout this year. As of this date, approximately 350,000 are registered, with more expected to register throughout the year. To view the multimedia assets associated with this...


Word of the Day
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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