December 1st, 2006

US advisers back Medtronic’s Infuse for oral use

US advisers back Medtronic’s Infuse for oral use
Reuters - Nov 9, 2006… on Thursday that Medtronic Inc.’s (MDT.N: Quote, Profile, Research) Infuse be approved to help regrow bone in adults to provide an anchor for dental implants. …

First Dental Health s “New Dental Choice'’ Offers 15 Million …
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 15, 2006… dental expenses on a fixed fee schedule for more than 300 procedures including root canals, teeth whitening, regular checkups, orthodontics and dental implants …

FDA Panel Unanimously Recommends Approval of Third Indication for …
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 9, 2006… for 36 months including evaluations at the time of bone grafting, dental implant and prosthesis placement, and longer term functional loading of dental implants …

Any Dental Emergency New York Can Be Treated For Sure
PowerHomeBiz.com (press release) - Nov 28, 2006… applying the needed treatment. Patients with missing tooth can come to Manhattan Dental SPA for Dental implants. It is meant to …

Local research could lead to synthetic bone grafts
WBIR-TV, TN - Nov 6, 2006… Researchers say the bone gel would improve healing around artificial joints or dental implants and would eventually dissolve and be replaced by the bone that’s …

DENTSPLY International Inc. Reports Record Third Quarter 2006 …
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 1, 2006… manufacturer or distributor of dental injectable anesthetics, impression materials, orthodontic appliances, dental cutting instruments and dental implants. …

First ever Middle East symposium in Dental Medicine held in …
Israel 21C, CA - Nov 28, 2006… the Hebrew University. The symposium was held on November 27, and focused primarily on dental implants. International figures in …

December 1st, 2006

Dental care brings smiles to needy kids (Oral treatment)

Dental care brings smiles to needy kids
AZ Central.com, AZ - Nov 3, 2006… But it is such good work,” Pastor said. “You hope these kids learn something about tooth care and bring it home to their families.”. …

Vets now emphasize tooth care for horses
Scripps News, DC - Nov 10, 2006By SHIRLEY DOWNING. Bo occasionally grunted, but showed no other sign of pain as a doctor ran a file over his front teeth using a 2-foot-long drill. …

SFist Watches: Your Locals On Reality TV
SFist, CA - 6 hours ago… And it was….a pepperoni pizza. Final items were a sea cucumber, and some tooth care items, which Jonathan bought with his final 100 bucks. …

December 1st, 2006

Tooth problems - Prison term for bottle attacker 

Prison term for bottle attacker 
A Galashiels man is jailed for a bottle attack on a woman after this year’s Selkirk Common Riding.

Dental Industry Investing: The Future Looks Bright 
H.S. Ayoub submits: There is no arguing the tremendous growth in the medical sciences over the last couple of decades. As baby boomers grow older, and medical technology becomes more advanced, the healthcare sector will surely reward investors.

Swedish Nobel Biocare Report Adds Nothing New 
1122 GMT [Dow Jones] Nobel Biocare (NOBE.VX) continues to fall Wednesday after an expert panel Tuesday said new research data about the dental implant NobelDirect isn’t proof of its safety.

New Expert Report Bites Nobel Biocare 
1631 GMT [Dow Jones] The new report from the Swedish expert panel about Nobel Biocare’s (NOBE.VX) dental implant NobelDirect is negative and increases the risk that the Swedish Medical Products Agency will call for a withdrawal of the product, says Carnegie analyst Kristoffer Liljeberg Svensson.

Lifecore Biomedical to Webcast 2006 Annual Shareholder Meeting 
CHASKA, Minn.—-Lifecore Biomedical, Inc. will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, November 16, 2006, at 3:30 p.m., CST, at the Windows On Minnesota operated by the Marquette Hotel, 80 South 8th Street, 50th Floor of the IDS Tower, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Nobel Biocare dental implant \’risky\’ says Swedish regulator 
Nobel Direct is already in use, and has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. The regulator said it will over the next few weeks come to a final view on Nobel Direct, and what eventual warnings will be attached to the implant.

Guardian Dental Survey Reveals: Most Americans Connect Oral Health to Overall Health, 
89% of Americans make the connection that their overall health is linked to their dental hygiene according to a consumer dental survey, entitled Benefits and Behavior: Spotlight on Dental, released today by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America .

Swiss shrs lower early afternoon tracking US futures, insurance stocks weigh 
At 1.10 pm, the Swiss Market Index was 131.61 points or 1.5 pct lower at 8,619.69, and the Swiss Performance Index was 99.48 points or 1.45 pct down 6,756.84.

December 1st, 2006

Free dental implant - Oral Purpuric Macules

Oral Purpuric Macules
Mechanical trauma to the oral lining can produce a variety of clinical lesions. The purpuric macule is produced by a blunt traumatic insult to the skin.

Alternatives to Dental Fillings
A dental cavity cannot heal by itself and the treatment recommendation for it depends on the severity of the disease.

Teeth Whitening Products - Does New Technology Always Produce Better Results?
According to Vitint company, their new patented technology developed by Dutch dentist, called Ardox-X technology with hydrocarbon-oxobarate complex, consists of safe active oxygen elements which have teeth bleaching effect. It has proven to be safe on tooth enamel and gums. [click link for full article]

December 1st, 2006

Oral treatment - Any Dental Emergency New York Can Be Treated For Sure

Any Dental Emergency New York Can Be Treated For Sure
PowerHomeBiz.com (press release) - Nov 28, 2006… applying the needed treatment. Patients with missing tooth can come to Manhattan Dental SPA for Dental implants. It is meant to …

Brunswick to shift some boat making to Minnesota
Pioneer Press, MN - Nov 10, 2006… be conditionally approved for use in oral procedures, saying that the product can safely help regrow bone in adult patients to help anchor dental implants. …

First Dental Health s “New Dental Choice'’ Offers 15 Million …
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 15, 2006… dental expenses on a fixed fee schedule for more than 300 procedures including root canals, teeth whitening, regular checkups, orthodontics and dental implants …

MetLife Announces Dental Web Site for Federal Employees
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 2, 2006… PDP) dentists even agree to extend these negotiated fees for services not covered under the plan such as cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, adult orthodontia …

‘How gang stole father’s bones’
BBC News, UK - Nov 29, 2006… they died. Skin, bone and tendon tissue was later sold for use in procedures such as dental implants and hip replacements. Plastic …

DENTSPLY International Inc. Reports Record Third Quarter 2006 …
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 1, 2006… manufacturer or distributor of dental injectable anesthetics, impression materials, orthodontic appliances, dental cutting instruments and dental implants. …

Identify the Major Companies Operating in the World s Dental …
Business Wire (press release), CA - Nov 2, 2006… The specific product segments analyzed are Orthodontic Materials, Dental Implants, Prosthetic Materials, Infection Control Products, Endodontic Materials …

December 1st, 2006

VIDEO: Dentist offering free service in B.C.  (Tooth treatment)

VIDEO: Dentist offering free service in B.C. 
As of 9 a.m. this morning, more than 30 people were waiting to get toothache relief at Dr. L.C. Chilimigras dental office, 2245 W. Columbia Ave. The doctor will be giving free tooth care to people without insurance until 5 p.m. today.

December 1st, 2006

Online Press Release (Oral treatment)

Online Press Release
PRWeb - Evolutions in Implant Dentistry, Revolutions in Ridge Augmentation is being taught by Dr. J. Daulton Keith, Jr., Dr. James Rivers and Dr. Zvi Schwartz on April 22, 2005 at the Georgia Tech Global Learning and Conference Center in the heart of Atlanta

Straumann Delivers 21 Percent Increase in Sales in 2005
PrimeZone - STMN) is a global leader in implant dentistry and oral tissue regeneration. In collaboration with the International Team for Implantology (ITI), leading clinics, research institutes and universities, the Group researches and develops implants

Easing dental phobias
Newsday - Erica Kaplan of the Long Island Centers for Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, with offices in Melville, Port Jefferson and Huntington, said phobias in most patients start with traumatic childhood dentist visits. Many seek treatment only after “they

Online Press Release
PRWeb - The recognized leader in online news and press release distribution service for small and medium-sized businesses and corporate communications. PRWeb pioneered Free Press Release Distribution and continues to set the standard for online news

Dental Implant Solutions
14 WFIE - The American Academy of Implant Dentistry is the world’s oldest professional organization dedicated to the advancement of implant dentistry. The Academy’s goal is to maintain the highest standards of practice and education by supporting

Online Press Release
PRWeb - Implant Dentistry The Convenient and Safe Alternative to Dentures If you are missing a tooth or a group of teeth, you may find that you are afraid to smile, you don t like to speak because you think you sound funny, or you may not be able to eat

December 1st, 2006

Tooth whitening products do not cause oral cancer  (Tooth problems)

Tooth whitening products do not cause oral cancer 
Washington, Nov. 17 (ANI): A University of Toronto researcher claims that common tooth whitening products are safe, and do not increase the risk of oral cancer when used as directed. Dr. Ian Monroe, a professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences and Faculty of Medicine and Associate Director, Program in Food Safety, Nutrition and Regulatory Affairs at the university, came to this

CW11/WPIX is Looking for New York’s Hot Model 
Think you have what it takes to be a model? Want to strut your stuff on the CW11 runway? The CW11/WPIX, Tribune Broadcasting’s New York CW affiliate, is looking for New York’s hottest model. This Friday, November 17, the CW11 is kicking off a model search in the Tri- State area.

Teeth Whitening Products - Does New Technology Always Produce Better Results? 
Vitint® has produced Safe & White teeth bleaching gel. The company claims that it’s a “peroxide-free tooth whitener that does not use aggressive ingredients to whiten teeth. It is based on unique and patented Ardox-X technology with active oxygen.” Professional dentist of London Dental Institute is commenting on some of such claims. (PRWeb Nov 24, 2006) Trackback URI:

The Javits Center Opens Wide for a Trade Show Full of Dentists 
By Joan Verdon, The Record, Hackensack, N.J. Nov. 27–NEW YORK — One of metropolitan area’s largest trade shows opened Sunday, and unlike other trade shows, where exhibitors lure attendees to their booths with sweet treats, there was nary a candy bar or cookie in sight.

Whats on in City of London 
Music reviews We review the good, the bad and the ugly in new releases for your benefit. It’s a hard life…

Try It Out Tuesday 
They’re gadgets and gizmos promising to make life simpler. But, do these items with outrageous claims really work? Jennifer Johnson reports: Try It Out Tuesday

Tooth Whiteners Do Not Cause Cancer 
Common tooth whitening products, which have been used by millions of people, are found to be safe and do not increase the risk of oral cancer when used as directed. This exhaustive review of the literature, including numerous unpublished clinical studies involving over 4,000 human subjects, appeared in an article by Dr. [click link for full article]

New Starbrite Whitening Toothpaste to Debut in Victoria’s Secret Stores - Cosmetic Dentist’s Proprietary Formula  
Starbrite whitening toothpaste developed by New York-based cosmetic dentist, Dr. Debra Glassman, will debut this week in Victoria’ Secret flagship stores. MoxieTM, a New York-based package design firm, created the bright pink package to highlight the product’s cosmetic appeal. (PRWeb Nov 20, 2006)

Tooth whitening products do not cause oral cancer 
Washington, Nov 17: A University of Toronto researcher claims that common tooth whitening products are safe, and do not increase the risk of oral cancer when used as directed.

Tooth whiteners found to have no negative health effects 
Common tooth whitening products, which have been used by millions of people, are found to be safe and do not increase the risk of oral cancer when used as directed.

December 1st, 2006

Dental implant cost - Do Not Use A Specific Lot Of Neutragel Sodium Fluoride Gel Due To Mould Contamination, Health Canada Tells Consumers

Do Not Use A Specific Lot Of Neutragel Sodium Fluoride Gel Due To Mould Contamination, Health Canada Tells Consumers
Health Canada is advising consumers that certain bottles of Neutragel, a sodium fluoride gel, have been contaminated with mould. This anti-cavity dental product is commonly used by patients with weakened immune systems, patients with diabetes, dry mouth, undergoing chemotherapy, or for tooth decay caused by radiation. This sodium fluoride gel is administered in a dental office or at home. [click link for full article]

Top 6 Tips for Managing Dental Emergencies
As we all know, accidents can and do happen. Having a dental emergency can be very painful and scary. These tips will tell you what to do if you…

This Thanksgiving - Give Thanks for Dental Health
Photo Courtesy USDA Dental health and being able to chew food properly is something that most of us take for granted. During this Thanksgiving holiday, as you are eating your delicious…