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6 hrs ago | The Independent

Neil Lawson Baker interview: 'I've gained so much from art....

The Chris Blackhurst Interview: Sculptor, painter, saxophonist... Neil Lawson Baker has had many incarnations after illness forced him to take a break from his Belgravia dental practice, and now he is encouraging others to fulfil their potential by entering a competition Group Content Editor of The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and ... (more)


Related Topix: Dentistry, Medicine, Hepatitis, Health

14 hrs ago |

Got a cavity? Check whether your dental clinic is infection proof

Better find out soon or you might meet the same fate as 32-year-old Arnold Zakaria, who developed swellings in his throat glands and armpits after being treated for a dental cavity.


Related Topix: Dentistry, Medicine, Hepatitis

17 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Sarasota Dentist Treats Teeth Grinding and Clenching

A Sarasota dentist wishes to alert area residents of the potential dangers of teeth grinding and clenching, as well as the various means of addressing and resolving this behavior.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry, Bruxism, Paxil, Paxil CR, Paroxetine (generic)

21 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

Business Briefs - Port Townsend native joins dental practice in ...

Liza Mathias has returned to her native Port Townsend to practice at Uptown Dental alongside her childhood dentist, Dr. Steven J. Scharf.


Related Topix: Dentistry, Port Townsend, WA, Medicine, Whitman College, University of Washington, Idaho State University

Yesterday | Holtville Tribune

Osteoporosis medications can have negative effect on bone healing after tooth extraction

Removal of a tooth is usually a straightforward process that can be done by most general dentists.


Related Topix: Osteoporosis, Medicine, Health, Dentistry, Surgery, Fosamax, Alendronate (generic)

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Fiji Times

Save the heart

That is why a dentist has travelled from New Zealand with a group of heart surgeons for a series of surgeries here in Fiji.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing

Pnompenh Post

MALIS Dental Clinic sinks teeth into Phnom Penh

While Cambodia was infamous in the past for having relatively substandard medical and dental care, forcing locals and expats alike to seek treatment in neighbouring countries, recent years have seen the quality of dentistry in the capital reach international standards.


Related Topix: Dentistry, Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Travel, Asia Travel, Cambodia Travel, Medicine

Alabama Live

New brewery in Baldwin County? Barefoot Brewery proposed in Gulf Shores

The building that now houses Results Gym at the corner of East 16th Avenue and East 1st Street in Gulf Shores, Ala., could soon become Baldwin County's second brewery if the Gulf Shores City Council approves a conditional use permit, which was unanimously recommended by the planning board.


Related Topix: Gulf Shores, AL, Baldwin County, AL, Medicine, Dentistry, Orange Beach, AL, Fairhope, AL


Orange Coast Magazine and Five Star Professional Name Newport Beach...

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


Related Topix: Newport Beach, CA, Dentistry, Medicine, Business News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Weston Andrew Price - historical dental inventor and researcher

Did you ever wonder who invented the saliva ejector, that thing that sucks the water and spit out of a patient's mouth? Weston Andrew Price invented a type of saliva ejector as well as a pyrometer furnace which was for baking enamel in about 1904.


Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Canada, us Travel, Travel, Dentistry, Medicine

JD Supra

HHS Oig Issues Report on Questionable Billing for Medicaid Pediatric Dental Services

The Office of Inspector General for the US Department of Health & Human Services recently published the results of its study on Louisiana dentists who may be providing unnecessary dental procedures to children receiving Medicaid benefits.


Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Louisiana Government, Louisiana, Medicine, Dentistry

St. Petersburg Times

Hillsborough clinic offers kids much-needed dental care with help from NY medical center

Last month a woman searched four days for a dentist who could help her 18-month-old daughter.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry, Family, Kids, Medicaid, Health, Hillsborough County, FL, Florida

Kane Co. Chronicle

Taking Your Child to Their First Dental Visit with Murphy Dentistry

When your child's first tooth erupts, that means it is time to take them on a visit to the dentist.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry, Batavia, IL

Business Journal

Mortenson donates $5 million to U of L Dental School

Wayne Mortenson is CEO of Mortenson Family Dental , a large practice with multiple locations in Kentucky and Indiana and partner practices in Georgia, Iowa, Texas, Utah and Idaho.


Related Topix: Dentistry, Medicine

WFIE-TV Evansville

Alum donates $5M to UofL dental school

The University of Louisville School of Dentistry received the largest philanthropic gift in its history on Aug. 29 when an alumnus and his wife committed to $5 million to create an endowed fund.


Related Topix: Medicine, University of Louisville, Dentistry, Louisville, KY

PhysOrg Weblog

Researchers find up to 3,000 times the bacterial growth on hollow-head toothbrushes

Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes according to a recent study published in the August issue of the Journal of Dental Hygiene .


Related Topix: Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas

Daily Journal

Dentist's office raising funds for mission trip

Southside dentist Dr. Ted Reese and his staff of the Indianapolis Center for Implant & Cosmetic Dentistry will offer reduced fees for dental services between 9a a.m. and 8a p.m. on Oct. 3. This story appears in the print edition of Daily Journal.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Press & Argus

Pair of area dental practices will provide free carePair of area...

Pair of area dental practices will provide free care Two area dental clinics will participate in Free Dental Day next month.


Related Topix: Brighton, MI, Medicine, Dentistry, Fillings, Health, Howell, MI

Medical News

New Aspen Dental office opens in Selinsgrove, PA

A new Aspen Dental office is opening in Selinsgrove, PA on Thursday, September 18. Located at 1597 N. Susquehanna Trail, the conveniently located practice will provide dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration.


Related Topix: Selinsgrove, PA, Dentures, Health, Medicine, Dentistry, Snyder County, PA, Syracuse University

WFAA-TV Dallas

Irving clinic aids taxpayers by helping uninsured dental patients

The hope is that the Irving Community Clinic will see 2,500 otherwise under-served or uninsured patients this year.


Related Topix: Medicine, Dentistry