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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...

2014-03-24 08:30:05

NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Babies risk dental fluorosis from unlabeled fluoride in infant foods, say researchers in General Dentistry, reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation (NYSCOF). Detectable fluoride levels, found in all 360 samples tested, is due to pesticides, fertilizers, soil, groundwater and/or fluoridated water used in processing, the researchers report. Foods containing mechanically de-boned chicken and turkey were highest...

2011-07-25 09:14:00

NEW YORK, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sodium fluoride supplements "have not been found by FDA to be safe or effective," according to the U.S. National Library of Medicine's (NLM) website, reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation, Inc. (NYSCOF). Routinely prescribed to children in non-water-fluoridated communities, sometimes even in fluoridated areas, sodium fluoride drops, lozenges and "vitamins" are meant to reduce tooth decay. Before testing was...

2011-06-06 08:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, is partnering with the YMCA of Southern Arizona, Southern Arizona Dental Society and the Arizona Dental Foundation to provide free dental services to 100 children in the Tucson area on Friday, June 10. "For the past eight years, we've been helping promote dental health awareness in the communities we serve," said Woodrow Greene, United Concordia Dental, community outreach...

2011-01-27 00:02:59

Dr. Lou Cooper offers parents current pediatric dental advice Port Chester, NY (PRWEB) January 26, 2011 Each February is National Children's Dental Health Month which means that Dr. Lou Cooper once again is preparing to work towards raising the awareness of children's oral health. This year Dr. Cooper will be helping fellow professionals as well as parents navigate the changing landscape in what he refers to as the "New Era of Children's Dental Health". "Pediatric dentistry has changed...

2010-06-01 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, is partnering with the YMCA of Southern Arizona and the Southern Arizona Dental Society to provide free dental services to 160 children in the Tucson area on Friday, June 4. "For the past eight years, we've been helping promote dental health awareness in the communities we serve," said Woodrow Greene, community outreach coordinator for United Concordia Dental. "Through events like...

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2010-04-13 12:41:15

Highly Preventable Oral Disease Affects Millions  Tooth decay affects children in the United States more than any other chronic infectious disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The CDC states that tooth decay, if left untreated, can cause pain and infections that hinder eating, speaking, playing and learning. The controlled addition of a fluoride compound to public water supplies is considered to be the most cost-effective way to prevent cavities...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.