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UTHealth Researchers Find Up To 3,000 Times The Bacterial Growth On Hollow-Head Electric Toothbrushes

Edgar Veliz, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston...

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2014-09-01 23:00:19

The newly redesigned website for Citrus Park Endodontics is helping patients get the care that they need quickly and simply with an easy-to-use interface and helpful information Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Citrus Park Endodontics, a dental specialty practice dedicated exclusively to root canal therapy based in Tampa, Florida, announced the launch of its new website in August. The website features helpful information aimed at making the patient experience at Citrus Park...

2014-08-29 23:10:22

Clear Choice Dental Group is hosting a grand opening at its newest location at 422 5th Avenue Park Slope Brooklyn from noon to 3pm, Saturday, August 30th. There will be prizes and giveaways. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Walk in. Smile out. Clear Choice Dental Group's newest location in Park Slope at 422 5th Avenue, next door to CityMD/Premier Care Urgent Care is hosting an Open House Saturday August 30 from Noon to 3pm. There will be Prizes and Giveaways. The public is...

2014-08-29 23:09:38

Announcing that North York Dental is ready to provide professionals their dental services is something that is making plenty of people smile. It can be very difficult to find the time to see the dentist. North York, ON (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Most dentists work during normal business hours. That means a busy professional needs to find a break in their day to be able to go see the dentist. It is not always easy for business professionals to find a few hours during their increasingly busy...

2014-08-29 23:07:01

Princeview Dental (http://www.princeviewdental.com), one of Etobicoke’s premier dental clinics, is announcing its expert opinion on the most effective oral care for children 12 and under. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Princeview Dental (http://www.princeviewdental.com), one of Etobicoke’s premier dental clinics, is announcing its expert opinion on the most effective oral care for children 12 and under. “Many of the same practices and routines that are necessary for proper oral care for...

2014-08-29 23:05:15

Dr. Kevin Sands, dental implants expert in Los Angeles, now offers mini implants for replacing lost teeth. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Los Angeles dental implants expert, Kevin Sands DDS, is now offering mini implants to area patients. With this treatment, patients can have their teeth replaced permanently without worries of long-term teeth shifting and loss of appearance. Although mini implants feature the same dependability associated with full-size dental implants, their...

2014-08-28 23:15:46

New Albany dentist Dr. Ron Receveur treats and cures serious dental issues, including replacing missing teeth, diagnosing oral cancer and curing gum disease at his New Albany contemporary dental implant center, and that leaves some patients reluctant to mention “small” problems, like biting their lip or gums and the sores that doing so leaves behind. Dr. Receveur has four tips if you have a canker or cold sore. NEW ALBANY, IN (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 New Albany dentist Dr. Ron Receveur...

2014-08-28 23:15:23

Having healthy teeth is a key to living longer. According to a report provided by Lewis Clinic Dentistry, Oral health will improve a person’s longevity. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 In order to achieve good oral health, the professionals at Lewis Clinic Dentistry want people to go to the dentist more often. As leaders in dental care since 2008, they have plenty to say about the subject. The Facts of Good Teeth Lewis Clinic Dentistry says that researchers have found that 37% of...

2014-08-28 23:12:41

Bleeding gums are not to be ignored as simply the cause of rough brushing or flossing, according to the prosthodontists at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute. Dr. Saj Jivraj recently wrote a blog post about helping children avoid gum disease, and in it he offered four tips. Oxnard, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Bleeding gums are not to be ignored as simply the cause of rough brushing or flossing, according to the prosthodontists at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute. While bleeding gums can be...

2014-08-28 16:28:12

Dr. Rodney E. Gean, DDS, and Team to Offer Full-Service Dental Care, Personalized Treatment Plans SYRACUSE, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Aspen Dental office is opening in Nashville, TN West on Thursday, September 18. Located at 6702 Charlotte Pike, the conveniently located practice will provide dental services that range from implant services and dentures to general dentistry and restoration. Dr. Rodney E. Gean, lead dentist at the Nashville West office, received his Doctor of...

2014-08-28 16:25:10

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It started with the World Wide Web, and has since grown with the addition of smartphones and tablets. The expanding world of technology has provided us with immediate access to an abundance of useful and educational resources. With this instant access, your oral health can greatly benefit. The Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) encourages the public to explore the many available resources, specifically in the form of websites and...


Latest Dentistry Reference Libraries

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2011-04-26 23:21:38

Streptococcus mutans is a Gram-positive cocci, Facultative anaerobic bacterium commonly found in the human oral cavity and is a significant contributor to tooth decay. J Kilian Clarke first described the microbe in 1924. The first colonizers of the tooth surface are mainly Neisseria spp. and streptococci, including S. mutans. The pioneer species changes the local environmental conditions through growth and metabolism thus allowing more fastidious organisms to further colonize after them,...

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2010-09-16 16:15:29

The toothbrush, consisting of a head of tightly clustered bristles mounted on a handle, is a tool used to clean the teeth and gums. The long handle allows for cleaning of hard-to-reach areas of the mouth. Usually toothpaste is used with the toothbrush to increase the effectiveness of the toothbrush. Toothbrushes are made of various sizes, bristle textures, etc. Most dentists suggest using soft bristled toothbrushes due to harder ones damaging enamel. Pre-dating toothbrushes people used a...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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