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2012-06-30 23:02:21

Michigan Oral Health Coalition Appoints New Board Members At Conference Lansing, MI (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 The Michigan Oral Health Coalition announces their 2012-13 Board of Directors. Coalition leadership for the next year was elected at the annual business meeting. Join the Coalition in congratulating the 2012-2013 Board of Directors. Dennis M. Louney, Chair, Delta Dental Rebecca Cienki, Chair Elect, Michigan Primary Care Association Jackie Balcom, Treasurer, Muskegon County Public...

2012-03-26 21:52:55

Do you really want to avoid cavities in your teeth? Try massaging them with a high-fluoride toothpaste after lunch. "Rubbing toothpaste onto your teeth increases the fluoride protection by 400%," says Anna Nordström, dentist, PhD and researcher at the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Eight years ago a new brand of toothpaste was launched in Sweden with more than three times as much fluoride as standard toothpaste. Available without prescription, it...

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  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.