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2014-09-03 08:26:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The cessation of all compulsory water fluoridation schemes should be the goal of all public health agencies, ethical lawmakers and informed citizens," argues Rita Barnett-Rose, Chapman University Associate Law Professor, (online August 2014), reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation (NYSCOF). Evidence of fluoride's harm is ignored, downplayed or not studied; benefits exaggerated and informed consent disregarded....

2014-09-02 23:09:21

For the third year in a row, Productive Dentist Academy of Washington State has received the prestigious recognition of being named to Inc. Magazine’s 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in America. Anacortes, Wash. (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Productive Dentist Academy, a dental marketing and dental consulting company based in Washington State, has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 5000 list for fastest-growing companies in the United States. This is the third year in a row it has...

2014-09-02 23:05:47

Dr. Poneh Ghasri, cosmetic dentist in West Hollywood, now offers complimentary constellations for Invisalign treatments. West Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 West Hollywood cosmetic dentist, Dr. Poneh Ghasri, is now offering complimentary consultations for Invisalign. This special offer includes a free consultation in which Dr. Ghasri will evaluate patients’ smiles to determine their candidacy for the procedure and answer any questions they may have pertaining to treatment....

2014-09-02 16:25:28

Press Conference Friday, September 5, 11 am in DC NEW YORK, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New evidence indicating that EPA should lower its safe fluoride level goal in public drinking water systems to zero, will be presented by former EPA senior risk assessment scientist, William Hirzy PhD, at the Fluoride Action Network's (FAN) 5th Citizens' Conference and Lobby Day on Fluoride, September 5 - 8, at the Crystal City Hyatt Regency Hotel in Crystal City, VA. A press...

2014-09-02 12:30:07

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Clara dentist, Dr. Alan Frame, is now offering a special promotion for Invisalign. Invisalign is an orthodontic system that uses clear aligners instead of brackets and wires. It is often the orthodontic treatment of choice for older teens and adults, who prefer the convenience and aesthetics of it. For a limited time, patients can try Invisalign for just $3,900, which is a significant savings from the usual cost. This offer...

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...

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2014-09-01 03:30:05

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 (UTHealth) School of Dentistry. The results of the study are published in the August issue of the Journal of Dental Hygiene. Lead author and professor at the UTHealth School of Dentistry, Donna Warren Morris, R.D.H., M.Ed., notes that microbial counts...

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...


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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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