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2014-09-11 23:00:59

Parents have completed the new clothes shopping, gathered the back-to-school supplies, and coordinated the carpool calendar. Is the back-to-school dental exam scheduled with your Powell, Dublin, or Columbus dentist yet? Powell, Ohio (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 The beginning of the school year takes some adjustment for kids and parents alike. Time flies and people are forced to face the fact that people need to rely on a calendar to get through our children’s busy lives. Despite earlier...

2014-07-31 23:05:37

Clifton Dental Associates is now proud to actively recommend and administer the application of topical fluoride treatments to their adult patients. Clifton, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Clifton Dental Associates is now proud to actively recommend and administer the application of topical fluoride treatments to their adult patients to aid in the prevention of dental caries and help with tooth sensitivity in patients that exhibit symptoms. Dental caries, meaning “rot” in Latin, is...

2014-03-11 04:21:31

NEW YORK, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If there's one thing that all dentists have in common, it's that they regularly see young patients with tooth decay. Roughly 41 percent of children age 2-11 have had decay in their primary teeth, while approximately 32 percent of children ages 9-11 have decay in their permanent teeth. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140311/NY80500 ) According to Marc Liechtung, DMD, principal in New York-based Manhattan Dental Arts, there are many foods...

2014-03-06 12:27:43

Top Pediatric Dentist in New York, Dr. Barry L. Jacobson, says that regardless of whether a baby is bottle-fed or breastfed, oral care should start early in children. NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There are some people who believe that there is a link between breastfeeding and tooth decay, according to Dr. Barry L. Jacobson, DMD, FAAPD, (www.949pediatricdentistry.com), a leader in New York pediatric dentistry. Although there is hard evidence that bottle feeding can...

2014-02-16 23:03:31

The Austin and Round Rock Dentists at Family Tree Dental Group Honor February’s National Children’s Dental Health Month by Informing Parents of Important Dental Health Care Facts to Utilize in Improving their Children’s Oral Health Austin, Texas (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, and the Round Rock and Austin dentists at Family Tree Dental Group are raising awareness about the importance of getting an early start on proper oral hygiene...

2014-01-28 08:29:24

Approximately 60 Percent of Kids Have Tooth Decay By Age 5; New Report Shows Significant Gaps In Knowledge About Children's Oral Health CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry's (AAPD) first-ever "State of Little Teeth Report" underscores the significant threat that tooth decay has to the health, welfare and future of children in the U.S. And while studies show that delaying the first dental exam until the age of 2 or 3 can have an adverse impact on...

2013-06-11 23:00:28

Borrego Health and First 5 Riverside present a continuing education event for dental health providers at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences. BORREGO SPRINGS, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Borrego Health, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public benefit corporation and a Federally Qualified Health Center in partnership with First 5 Riverside, is launching several community events to prevent childhood caries and to promote regular preventive oral health visits for children. These events are designed to...

Tooth Decay A Problem For Billions
2013-05-30 12:28:14

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As anyone who has had one will admit, a toothache is not something pleasant, and billions of people around the world could be at risk as a result of untreated dental problems. The health concerns related to tooth decay could also be worse than oral discomfort. A new report led by Professor Wagner Marcenes of the Institute of Dentistry at Queen Mary shows that oral conditions may affect as many as 3.9 billion people worldwide...


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