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Oral Health Problems In Elite Athletes Must Be Addressed

Oral Health Problems In Elite Athletes 'Must Be Addressed'

Provided by Harry Dayantis, University College London Poor oral health affecting athletes’ general health and performance shows ‘no signs of improvement’ and must be remedied, say a group of UCL-led health experts and sporting bodies....

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2014-10-17 12:29:47

AGOURA HILLS, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Agoura Hills dentist, Dr. Amir Choroomi, is now offering a special promotion on dental implants. Dental implants are the standard in tooth replacement and are appropriate for most dental patients who are missing teeth. They are the closest restoration to natural teeth and can be used with a variety of different restorations. The special treatment price is just $1,695, and this pricing includes not only the implant itself, which acts as the...

2014-10-15 23:03:33

Keep dentists happy by remembering to change toothbrushes monthly with 13 Clean NYACK, NY (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 ToiletTree Products’ new toothbrush, 13 Clean, offers an easy way to keep track of toothbrushes’ ages and remind users when it’s time to replace old toothbrushes. The toothbrush consists of one starter head and 12 replaceable heads that are each clearly marked with a month of the year so that the user always knows their toothbrush is fresh. 13 Clean is now funding on...

2014-10-15 12:26:14

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Government health authorities knew over 50 years ago that black Americans suffered greater harm from fluoridation, yet failed to warn the black community about their disproportionate risk, according to documents obtained by the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). In 1945, Grand Rapids, Michigan, experimentally added fluoride chemicals into the water supply anticipating that children's tooth decay would decline without causing fluoride's...

2014-10-13 23:02:38

Herald Square Dental is providing valuable information on the effects of eating disorders on oral health. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Herald Square Dental is providing valuable information on the effects of eating disorders on oral health. According to the National Eating Disorders Association, more than 10 million Americans currently are affected by serious eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia and binge eating. While anyone can suffer from an eating disorder, they are...

2014-10-06 23:03:43

Dr. Pham is a dentist in Chula Vista who is providing $1,699 dental implants with crowns included. The procedure will be performed by the doctor himself through a series of visits. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 The Center for Beautiful Smiles has been established in San Diego and the South Bay area since 1988. For decades, the practice has provided dental treatments in an affordable manner to those in need. The latest addition to the office’s list of affordable treatments...

2014-10-06 23:00:35

Japantown Dental offers tips for combating bad breath. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 This fall, don’t go back to school with bad breath. Now is the perfect time to learn how to fight bad breath so students can start the school year off right and make a good first impression. Japantown Dental has all the latest tips and information for the best ways to fight bad breath. Bacteria feast on the plaque that forms on teeth from nuts, soda and even kale chips. The acidic byproducts...

2014-09-30 23:07:58

Dr. Salisbury joins a select number of dentists in fighting gum disease with LANAP and Chao Pinhole Surgical techniques, the newest ways to treat the condition. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Two revolutionary procedures now being utilized by Dr. Salisbury of Florida make the treatment of gum disease a far less painful and far more effective remedy than traditional treatments of the past. “If you’ve ever felt electric shock waves surge through your teeth as you...

2014-09-29 16:26:04

ROSLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ortek Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that Shannon M. Nanne, RDH has joined Ortek as Director of Professional Relations for BasicBites(TM), the company's breakthrough oral care product. Ms. Nanne, with over a decade of experience managing professional education for major oral care companies, has been practicing dental hygiene since 1994 when she graduated from The University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. She has...

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2014-09-29 03:30:10

Rosaire Bushey, Virginia Tech About 210 million years ago when the supercontinent of Pangea was starting to break up and dog-sized dinosaurs were hiding from nearly everything, entirely different kinds of reptiles called phytosaurs and rauisuchids were at the top of the food chain. It was widely believed the two top predators didn’t interact much as the former was king of the water, and the latter ruled the land. But those ideas are changing, thanks largely to the contents of a single...

2014-09-26 12:25:00

GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glendale laser teeth whitening expert, Dr. Martine Martirosyan and Pacific Dental Care are now offering a special promotion for Zoom whitening that makes it more affordable than ever. Zoom Whitening is a one-hour laser-assisted whitening treatment that dramatically lightens the color of teeth by bleaching stains even deep inside the structure of the tooth. For a limited time, patients can take advantage of this offer, which reduces the price...


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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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2009-10-16 17:56:55

Heterodontosaurus, meaning "different toothed lizard", is a genus of dinosaur from the Early Jurassic Period of what is now South Africa. The type species, H. tucki, was found in the Upper Elliot Formation of the Hettangian age (199 to 196 million years ago). Two species are known. This herbivorous dinosaur ate mostly plants despite having canines. It was a small ornithischian reaching a total length of 3 feet. It had a long, narrow pelvic bone which was like more advanced ornithischians....

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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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