Latest Mouthguard Stories

2014-07-07 12:28:49

LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Invisalign provider, Dr. Kevin Sands, today explains the differences between Invisalign and braces to area patients. As more people learn of the discretion possible with orthodontic correction through Invisalign, more are choosing this treatment when they have their teeth repositioned. Unlike metal braces, which require having shiny metal brackets bonded to the fronts of teeth and threaded with wires, Invisalign uses removable...

2014-06-20 23:09:07

CLEARsmile, a new complete oral hygiene device designed to replace the toothbrush, toothpaste, floss and mouth rinse, has announced that the company’s demonstration model is on track to be completed in two months. Dr. Igor Reizenson is working with Slingshot Product Development Group to develop the device. (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 CLEARsmile, a complete oral hygiene device designed to replace the toothbrush, toothpaste, floss and mouth rinse, is proud to announce that its demonstration...

2014-05-01 08:30:35

CHICAGO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When it comes to buying a mouthguard, parents who want to reduce their child's risk of a sports-related concussion should visit a dentist instead of a sporting goods store. High school football players wearing store-bought, over-the-counter (OTC) mouthguards were more than twice as likely to suffer mild traumatic brain injures (MTBI)/concussions than those wearing custom-made, properly fitted mouthguards, reports a new study in the May/June...

2014-04-22 23:07:18

Dr. Philip Shindler, dentist in Westlake Village, now provides treatments for sleep apnea. Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Westlake Village dentist, Dr. Philip Shindler, now offers sleep apnea treatments that can help patients sleep better and reduce their risk of apnea-related health problems. Sleep apnea is a common but serious condition that can affect men, women and children from all walks of life. It can prevent patients from sleeping deeply and may increase the risk of...

2014-04-22 08:28:58

Former first black "Bachelorette" hopeful, Misee Harris, calls encroachment on former NFL wide receiver, Terrell Owens, for stealing black "Bachelor" idea. NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Misee Harris should consider herself complimented. Using her platform created by her public 2013 campaign to be ABC's first black Bachelorette, Misee Harris has become an influential voice for the positive depiction of African-American women...

2014-03-27 12:28:08

Patrick Corbin Teams up with the American Association of Orthodontists To Promote National Facial Protection Month ST. LOUIS, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This April, the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) is partnering with Arizona's starting pitcher, Patrick Corbin, to promote National Facial Protection Month. An All-Star example of safety on the field, Corbin consistently wears a mouth guard from his position on the pitching mound and while at bat....

2014-02-12 12:28:32

Miami Heat star set to wear personalized mouthguard at this weekend's NBA All-Star Game. PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2010, LeBron James took his talent to South Beach; but his talent wasn't the only thing he took with him. When the season opened, LeBron James wasn't just sporting a new jersey, but a new mouthguard, custom-made to perfectly fit the exact structure of his mouth. And when James takes his talent to this weekend's NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans,...

2013-08-13 23:26:15

Dr. Rita Salvi Platt and her staff at Healthy Smiles Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Chicago, IL recently introduced a new form of treatment for patients suffering with TMJ (temporomandibular joint disorder). In addition to her work as a cosmetic and pediatric dentist, Dr. Platt now also provides help for patients with TMJ through the use of a device called the NTI appliance. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 Dr. Rita Salvi Platt and her staff at Healthy Smiles Family and Cosmetic...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'