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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/11/15

Top News Ontario Dental Association special section in The Globe & Mail, in celebration of the ODA’s 150th anniversary World Antibiotic Awareness Week ADA discourages DIY orthodontics through resolution Criteria for high blood pressure revised under new guidelines FDA approves pill with sensor that digitally tracks if patients have ingested their medication Canadian dentistry news Ontario Dental Association special section, in celebration of the ODA’s 150th anniversary. beta.theglobeandmail.com: View the online version CIHR Celebrates Canada 150. cihr-irsc.gc.ca: Access to quality dental care is far from universal. Giving voice to those for whom quality dental care is out of reach and ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/11/08

Top News Total health spending in Canada reaches $242 billion Opioid Epidemic Alters Prescriber, Pharmacist Habits Screening tests for oral human papillomavirus infection How caries-causing bacteria can survive in dental plaque Baking soda toothpaste examined in November JADA supplement Canadian dentistry news Grind your teeth at night? What it could mean and how to stop it. globalnews.ca: Dr. Larry Levin was interviewed by Global News online journalist Dani-Elle Dubé about teeth grinding. Read more How bad teeth are at the root of income inequality in Canada. macleans.ca: Anne Kingston: The glaring omission of dental care from Canadian health-care plans is ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/11/01

Top News Tax change backlash gets changes made, but more are needed: CFIB UMass Amherst Researchers Find Triclosan and Other Chemicals Accumulate in Toothbrushes Prenatal Exposure to Acetaminophen and Risk of ADHD Canadian dentistry news Fluoridation should be city council’s top priority. Calgary Herald. Calgary dentists and orthodontists are distressed by the significant changes they are seeing. Dental cavities did not occur as often or grow with such speed when the water was fluoridated. Now things are much worse. Read more Canada’s aging population is going to put a strain on government coffers. macleans.ca [Opinion]: As a result of dramatic ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/10/25

Top News Catch up on the latest federal government tax changes Provincial health ministers secure federal support to study universal pharmacare New York State Bans Vaping Anywhere Cigarettes Are Prohibited Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the evaluation of potentially malignant disorders in the oral cavity Nanodiamonds show promise for aiding recovery from root canal Canadian dentistry news Canada’s Indigenous population growing 4 times faster than rest of country. globalnews.ca: A high fertility rate and a growing sense of self are fuelling an explosion in the ranks of Indigenous Peoples, according to fresh census numbers that lay bare the demographic challenges facing ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/10/18

Top News Announced changes to passive investments scarce on detail The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Issues the First-Ever Evidence-Based Guideline for Using Silver Diamine Fluoride to Treat Cavities Ins and outs of treating older patients focus of toolkit – American Dental Association Canadian dentistry news Announced changes to passive investments scarce on detail. beta.theglobeandmail.com: On Oct. 18, two months after introducing the government’s initial tax-reform proposals, federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced updates to the proposals on passive investments that were designed to increase the tax rates on the perceived abuse of private companies accumulating funds and making passive investments. ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/10/11

Top News ‘We did it the way we intended to’: Morneau weathers tax storm of his own making Do dental implants have higher survival rates in patients older than 65 years? Antibiotics for dental procedures linked to superbug infection Canadian dentistry news Liberals offer no timeline on closing controversial stock-option tax loophole. globalnews.ca: Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, Joël Lightbound, tells Vassy Kapelos his government’s proposed tax changes is one step in the process and they are looking at all sorts of options for tax fairness. Read more and Watch interview 7:19 ‘We did it the way we ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/10/04

Top News Dr. Larry Levin, President of the Canadian Dental Association, testified at the Standing Committee on Finance and spoke about the new proposed taxes Liberals will change tax plan after consultations, Bill Morneau says, amid major backlash Community Groups Across North America Urge Increased Resource Allocation for Dental Cavities Prevention on Second Annual World Cavity-Free Future Day Canadian dentistry news Dr. Larry Levin, President of the Canadian Dental Association, testified at the Standing Committee on Finance and spoke about the new proposed taxes. Watch the video clip Liberals will change tax plan after consultations, Bill Morneau says, amid major ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/09/27

Top News Growing coalition confirms tax proposals will affect middle-class business owners – Leading tax practitioners say that business owners with income as low as $50K will be affected New data shows federal tax proposals to have harmful effects on vast majority of small businesses Oversupply of dentists sparks fierce competition in big Canadian cities CDC launches campaign to help states fight prescription opioid epidemic Chinese robot dentist is first to fit implants in patient’s mouth without any human involvement Canadian dentistry news Growing coalition confirms tax proposals will affect middle-class business owners – Leading tax practitioners say that business ...

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