One of the first things people will notice about you is the condition of your teeth. This is the reason why you need to make sure you take the time to keep them well maintained and looking their best. There are a number of different things you can do when trying to keep your teeth looking great, but none is more effective than zoom whitening. In order to get this service done, you will need to... [Continue Reading]
Many people would not consider bad breath a big health issue that they have to worry about. However, having bad breath can affect a lot of different aspects of a person’s life and health. Bad breath is not always something that should be taken lightly.
There are a lot of things that people can do have better breath every day. This can help people in a lot of different ways, including... [Continue Reading]
Technology is moving faster and faster as the years go by. Significant advances are being made in major industries, including health and dentistry, and thereby improving the quality of life for individuals all over the world. One particularly exciting area within dentistry is the possibility of regrowing teeth in the near future.
Why Regrow Teeth?
Why could regrowing teeth be good news for... [Continue Reading]
When you’re pregnant and responsible for the little life that is growing within, it’s essential that you do all that you can to remain in top physical condition. This would include doing your best to maintain great oral health.
Although for the most part, good dental practices for pregnant women are the same as what all individuals should do, there are a couple of extra things... [Continue Reading]
When a cavity has gone so deeply into a tooth that you feel constant pain and your dentist does an X-ray and determines that there is an infection past your gum line, there’s a pretty good chance that they are going to recommend that you get a root canal. The reason why is because oftentimes the nerves surrounding a particular tooth have become damaged – so damaged that they must... [Continue Reading]
In order to have a clear understanding of what it takes to maintain a healthy dental program, it can help to know a few things about teeth in general, such as when we can expect our first few teeth to fall out, what it means to have wisdom teeth removed or perhaps the types of teeth we have in general. One obvious fact is that teeth are an incredibly important part of the digestive process,... [Continue Reading]
Almost everyone is familiar with the awkward and uncomfortable goop-filled plastic tray that is inserted into the mouth and used for taking impressions of the teeth and gums.
Thankfully, now there is an alternative, called the iTero digital impression system.
What is iTero?
The iTero system takes 3-D digital impressions of patients' teeth and gums quickly and comfortably, with 99.5%... [Continue Reading]
You open the front door and take the first step inside. Almost instantly you can hear the whirl of a drill in the far off distance, and what might possibly be the sound of quiet desperation and struggle on the receiving end of that gruesome apparatus. You can start smelling the sweat dripping from your brow, and look for the nearest seat to bury yourself in so you can take a moment to catch... [Continue Reading]
Cavity prevention is vital. Cavities, or dental caries, are not only painful, but they can also cause bad breath and other issues with your health. Dentists and medical health professionals say that caring for your teeth is critical for your overall wellbeing. Next to brushing and flossing, it is important to take daily measures to make sure your oral and dental health is in excellent shape.... [Continue Reading]
Senior U.S. health officials have squelched a Food and Drug Administration proposal that for the first time would have curbed dentists' use of mercury — one of the planet's nastiest toxins because it attacks the central nervous system — in treating ...
(Aug 1, 2015, Florida Times-Union)
Public Act 99-109 — Creates an affirmative defense against prostitution for victims of sex trafficking. Senate Bill 1588 filed Feb. 20, 2015, by Sen. John Mulroe (D-Chicago). Passed the Senate 55-0 on April 15. Passed the House 103-0 on May 18. Signed ...
(Aug 1, 2015, LaSalle News Tribune)
Earlier this week, Walter Palmer, a dentist from the Minneapolis area, became Public Enemy No. 1 on the Internet after reports surfaced that he lured Cecil the lion, a tourist attraction at Hwange National Park, off his sanctuary and shot the animal ...
(Aug 1, 2015, Janesville Gazette)
“It may be an eye surgeon, an obstetrician, a dentist and physical therapist. We would stabilize the patient and figure out the parts of the treatments each of us could do and we'd do that. At times, if you were the only guy who's even seen a procedure ...
(Aug 1, 2015, Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog))
The Missouri Mission of Mercy free dental clinic opened at 5 a.m. Friday at Hearnes Center, but patients lined up as early as 3:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon. There were more than 400 people in line at 5 a.m. when the doors opened, according to event ...
(Jul 31, 2015, Columbia Missourian)
"Dentistry is really one thing that folks don't save up for," Nechamkin said. "You know, you save up for food, you save up for bills, but all of a sudden, whoops, something happens to a tooth, and they don't have the money for it. You really shouldn't ...
(Jul 31, 2015, KXII-TV)
Boyer Street was cordoned off for the day to accommodate patients and volunteers at the dental care event. A number of patients turned out for the free dental care day and Ordelheide provided care to 30 patients by the time they broke for lunch around ...
(Jul 31, 2015, Clark Fork Valley Press)
In addition to life-changing implant dentistry, Dr. Mamaliger provides prepless veneers that can transform a patient's smile instantly. No-prep veneers are unique because they do not require any drilling or removal of tooth enamel. To place the veneers ...
(Jul 31, 2015, Benzinga)
Smiling in business is as important as getting paid, maybe even more so. If you have bad oral health, you may end up not only broke, but even sick or dead. Many Americans don't see the dentist unless something is wrong, and 56 percent of those without ...
(Jul 31, 2015, BenefitsPro)
Staff at Lilly Family Dentistry gave back to the community by hosting the 4th annual Dentistry From the Heart event at their Sioux City location. This event offered free dental care for one day to all who walk through the doors, no questions asked. And ...
(Jul 31, 2015, Siouxland Matters)
By now, unless you do not have access to a television, newspaper or the internet, you have likely heard that a Minnesota dentist, Dr. Walter Palmer, is under scrutiny for a hunt in Zimbabwe that took the life of a beloved lion named Cecil. In the wake ...
(Jul 31, 2015, North Wright County Today)
Editor's Note: In this update about Medicare and Medicaid, Chief Dental Officer of DentaQuest, Dr. John Luther, calls on his peers to take action. “Access to dental care should not be a function of age or income. We cannot rest on the achievements made ...
(Jul 31, 2015, Dentistry IQ)