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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

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry to Host 65th Annual Session in San Diego

To: HEALTH AND NATIONAL EDITORS

New Mobile Conference Application Launched for Show

CHICAGO, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), a management on children’s oral health, will horde a 65th Annual Session in San Diego during a San Diego Convention Center and San Diego Marriott and Marina from May 24th- 27th. More than 5,000 participants will be attending this year’s event.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100222/AAPDLOGO)

Presentations from eminent experts will embody a far-reaching accumulation of educational and informational topics, trimming from new approaches for pediatric dentistry

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Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 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

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Responds to Kellogg Foundation Report on Dental Therapists

To: HEALTH, MEDICAL AND NATIONAL EDITORS

CHICAGO, Apr 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) commends a Kellogg Foundation for endeavour a staggering charge of documenting dental therapists and their work in several countries by conducting an endless examination of a literature. The report, A Review of a Global Literature on Dental Therapists: In a Context of a Movement to Add Dental Therapists to a Oral Health Workforce in a United States, reviews a story and use of dental therapists in 54 countries trimming from a United States to a United Kingdom

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Wednesday, April 11th, 2012 Salary Of A Dentist No Comments

Mouthing Off Against Oral Cancer

To: HEALTH AND NATIONAL EDITORS

April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

CHICAGO, Mar 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ –According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), some-more than 30,000 new cases of oral cancer are diagnosed any year, and some-more than 8,000 deaths start annually. The five-year presence rate for oral cancers is roughly 50 percent.

In tact of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) recommends that patients accept a dental examination from a ubiquitous dentist each 6 months. Dental exams not usually assistance to diminution a patient’s risk

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Saturday, March 31st, 2012 General 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

The Best (and Worst) Candy for Your Teeth

To: HEALTH AND NATIONAL EDITORS

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

Saving your grin this holiday season

CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As any Oct creeps adult on Cindy Flanagan, DDS, MAGD, orator for a Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), her mind always wanders to a volume of candy both children and adults will be immoderate during a final few months of a year.

“Too many candy can means a scary mouth,” says Dr. Flanagan. “People have a bent to graze on a sweetened treats fibbing around the

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011 General 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

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Responds to Institute of Medicine Report on "Improving Access to Oral Heath …

To: HEALTH, MEDICAL AND NATIONAL EDITORS

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

CHICAGO, Jul 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), a famous personality in children’s verbal health, welcomes a courtesy and a recognition of a Institute of Medicine (IOM) to improving entrance to verbal health care, generally for a many exposed children. The goal of a AAPD is to foster optimal verbal health for all children, and a members are a frontline providers of verbal health caring for a nation’s infants, children, teenagers and patients with special health caring needs.

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Friday, July 15th, 2011 General Dentistry No Comments


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