Thu.Aug 04, 2022

Legal Case: Are you ready to perform sedation dentistry?

Dr. Bicuspid

E," a general dentist in practice for more than 30 years, took advantage of her state's sedation dentistry laws by attending a weekend course on dental sedation management. Not long after, a patient died in her practice, followed by a demand for settlement. Dr. Marc Leffler, Esq.,

Periodontal outcomes of children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Professional Identity Formation

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Savannah Craig. Professional Identity Formation is a term I was unfamiliar with until it was brought up last week during my PGY-1 Orientation for my General Practice Residency program. Many of us have a variety of identities (daughter, sister, aunt, son, brother, uncle, etc.),


Attempts to quit smoking drop for first time in a decade

Dr. Bicuspid

The percentage of smokers who attempted to quit cigarettes dropped for the first time in a decade, according to a study published on August 1 in JAMA Network Open. Researchers attributed the phenomenon to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pennsylvania Coalition for Oral Health Releases Troubling Workforce Report

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A workforce report released by the Pennsylvania Coalition for Oral Health (PCOH) found that since 2015 the Pennsylvania dental workforce has decreased by 10%.

MORNING NEWS Dr. Kami Hoss with Do’s and Don’ts of Oral.

The Super Dentists

Dentist and author Dr. Kami Hoss joined us live with the do’s and don’ts of oral hygiene. Watch now! . The post MORNING NEWS Dr. Kami Hoss with Do’s and Don’ts of Oral. appeared first on The Super Dentists. In The News


Less Than Half of Private Dental Practices Offer Health Insurance Benefits

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Many dental practices are struggling to fill vacant positions, particularly dental hygienists. Research from the American Dental Association (ADA) and American Dental Hygienists’ Association shows that during the pandemic, 8% of dental hygienists voluntarily left the workplace.

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Where to Get Affordable Dentures in Charlotte, NC

Modern Family Dental

If you’re reading this, chances are that you need dentures to replace missing or damaged teeth. However, since all dentures are not created equal, you might wonder where you can get the best and most affordable dentures in your area.

How To Manage Young Adults and Orthodontic Relapse

Harmony Dental Care

Braces can be an excellent way to help patients of all ages achieve straighter teeth and proper bite alignment. However, one of the keys to maintaining the results of orthodontic treatment is wearing your retainer as directed.

‘The UMB Pulse’ Podcast Explores the Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Promotional graphic for episode 19 of the UMB Pulse Podcast discussing the School of Dentistry’s Dental Museum. The latest edition of the University of Maryland, Baltimore’s podcast “The UMB Pulse” features the Dr. Samuel D.

National Institutes of Health Uncovers Potential New Transmissioin Route of Norovirus. through Saliva


An interesting announcement from NIH recently. They have discovered that in laboratory animals (mice) a class of viruses, collectively called enteric viruses, can be passed through saliva. This is a new discovery as previously this mode of transmission was unknown.