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The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and AGD Foundation Provide Nearly $150,000 in Free Dental Services to …

To: CITY AND HEALTH EDITORS

CHICAGO, Jul 18, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — More than 240 proffer dentists, hygienists, dental assistants, and University of Pennsylvania dental students and expertise supposing free dental care to 325 Philadelphia residents during a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and AGD Foundation third annual outreach project, “Nation of Smiles, One Smile during a Time.” The event–the largest donated dental day in Pennsylvania history–was hold during a University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine during a AGD 2012 Annual Meeting Exhibits in Philadelphia, on Jun 23.

In total, AGD volunteers

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Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 General Dentistry No Comments

AAPD Responds to PBS Frontline's "Dollars and Dentists"

To: HEALTH, MEDICAL AND NATIONAL EDITORS

CHICAGO, Jun 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) commends Frontline and a Center for Public Integrity for resplendent a light on a significance of dental care by airing a corner review of a nation’s ruptured dental caring complement and bringing suitable courtesy to America’s dental caring crisis. While a module showcased a impassioned problems millions of Americans – including children with government-provided word – knowledge seeking dental care, it’s critical to note that pediatric dentists have been unchanging advocates for improvements in

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Friday, June 29th, 2012 Dentistry No Comments

Consumer Advocacy Coalition Protests MERCURY FILLINGS during UPENN's "Nation of Smiles…" Day

To: HEALTH AND STATE EDITORS

PHILADELPHIA, Jun 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Members of a Pennsylvania Coalition for Mercury-Free Dentistry will PROTEST a use of silver/amalgam dental fillings, containing 50% MERCURY during a “Nation of Smiles…” giveaway dental eventuality treating 600 underserved Pennsylvanians. Although free, a consumer advocacy classification is endangered about patients receiving toxic MERCURY dental fillings. The co-sponsors, University of Pennsylvania Dental School and a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) have been put on notice to belong to Philadelphia’s “informed

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Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 General Dentistry No Comments

The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) Sets a Record Straight on Dental X-Rays

To: HEALTH, MEDICAL AND NATIONAL EDITORS

CHICAGO, Apr 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — On Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012, in a biography Cancer, a American Cancer Society published an essay entitled “Dental X-Rays and Risk of Meningioma,” that epitomised a investigate that sought to rise a association between dental radiographs and mind cancer.

According to a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), a professional association of some-more than 37,000 ubiquitous dentists dedicated to providing peculiarity dental care and oral health information to a public, a study’s commentary are not germane to complicated dentistry since a investigate was

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Thursday, April 12th, 2012 General Dentistry No Comments

James R Benson Selected For "2012 Leaders In Continuing Education"

To: EDUCATION AND STATE EDITORS

James R Benson of Ashland, OR has been respected with a approval by Dentistry Today in a preference of “2012 Leaders In Continuing Education.”

ASHLAND, Ore., Jan. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Announcing a special approval appearing in a December, 2011 emanate of Dentistry Today published by Dentistry Today, Inc.. James R Benson was comparison for a following honor:

“2012 Leaders In Continuing Education”

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James R Benson commented on a recognition: “This is utterly an respect for me. The fact that Dentistry Today enclosed me in

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Saturday, January 14th, 2012 Dentistry No Comments

Give Yourself a Gift of Good Oral Health this Holiday Season

To: HEALTH, MEDICAL AND NATIONAL EDITORS

Contact: Lauren Henderson, Academy of General Dentistry, +1-312-440-4974, media@agd.org

While a continue outward is frightful, keep your teeth delightful

CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — ‘Tis a deteriorate for giving, though remember to give yourself a many critical present of all this holiday season: a healthy smile! Maintaining good oral hygiene during a holiday deteriorate is some-more critical than ever, advises a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD).

“Holiday get-togethers tend to lead people to devour sweetened treats and splash alcoholic beverages some-more than usual,” says AGD orator George Shepley, DDS,

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Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 Dentistry No Comments

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Offers Oral Health Video Geared Toward Parents and Caregivers

To: FAMILY AND HEALTH EDITORS

Contact: Erika Skorupskas, +1-312-337-2169, ext. 27, erika@aapd.org

CHICAGO, Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), a famous personality in children’s verbal health, announced currently a accessibility of an educational DVD for relatives and caregivers that emphasizes a significance of verbal health. The video covers pivotal verbal health topics such as training about poison attacks on teeth and how to keep a child’s mouth healthy.

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The AAPD verbal health DVD was constructed by AAPD’s Pediatric Oral Health Research and Policy Center, and developed

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Thursday, September 8th, 2011 Dentistry No Comments

Protect Your Pearly Whites–Wear a Mouthguard

To: HEALTH AND NATIONAL EDITORS

Contact: Lauren Henderson, Academy of General Dentistry, +1-312-440-4974, media@agd.org

Sept. 1 to 7 is National Childhood Injury Prevention Week

CHICAGO, Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), some-more than half of a 7 million sports and recreation-related injuries that start any year are postulated by those between 5 and 24 years old. In tact of National Childhood Injury Prevention Week, that is Sept. 1 to 7, a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) encourages children who play hit sports to use a protecting mouthguard to avoid

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Friday, September 2nd, 2011 General Dentistry No Comments

Dentists, Pharmacists Raise Awareness of Medication-Induced Dry Mouth

To: HEALTH, MEDICAL AND NATIONAL EDITORS

Contact: Lydia Hall, halll@ada.org, +1-312-440-2806

CHICAGO, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Leading dental and pharmacy organizations are teaming adult to foster verbal health and lift open recognition of dry mouth, a side outcome ordinarily caused by holding medication and over-the-counter medications. More than 500 drugs can minister to verbal dryness, including antihistamines (for allergy or asthma), antihypertensive drugs (for blood pressure), decongestants, pain medications, diuretics and antidepressants. In a many serious form, dry mouth can lead to endless tooth decay, mouth sores and verbal infections, quite among a elderly.

Nearly half

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Friday, August 12th, 2011 General Dentistry No Comments

Dental Organization to Provide Free Oral Care to Homeless Military Veterans

To: HEALTH AND STATE EDITORS

Contact: Stefanie Schroeder, Academy of General Dentistry, +1-724.612.6612, media@agd.org

CHICAGO, Jul 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — On Friday, Jul 29, and Saturday, Jul 30, 2011, a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), a veteran organisation of some-more than 37,000 ubiquitous dentists dedicated to staying adult to date in a contention by stability preparation to improved offer a public, along with a AGD Foundation, will group adult to reason a second village overdo project, Nation of Smiles, One Smile during a Time. The eventuality will be hold during a AGD Annual Meeting Exhibits, Jul 28

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Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 General Dentistry No Comments


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