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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/08/15

Top News Does fluoride-free toothpaste help prevent cavities? L’Ordre vous consulte sur un projet de règlement Johns Hopkins Experts Create Opioid Prescribing Guidelines For 20 Common Surgical Procedures Adolescent E-Cigarette, Hookah, and Conventional Cigarette Use and Subsequent Marijuana Use UBC Okanagan researchers study success of app for quitting smoking Canadian dentistry news Does fluoride-free toothpaste help prevent cavities? Youroralhealth.ca: Dr. David Stevenson was interviewed on CTV Morning Live Ottawa this morning about new research on fluoride-free toothpaste. Watch 5:23 Nothing to smile about; Oral care a lower priority for long-term care patients. eedition.thewhig.com: The trend is partly the result of shifting demographics, ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/08/01

Top News Health Canada updates Canadians on shortage situation involving EpiPen (0.3 mg) auto-injectors Public dental care regime negotiations: The ACDQ will legally challenge Minister Barrette’s order, but dentists will keep treating insured patients What’s Behind the Surge in Retail Healthcare Deals? Google the first to join NIH effort to use cloud in research Silver diamine fluoride use on adults examined in August JADA Canadian dentistry news Nova Scotia blames bureaucrat, restores children’s dental-cleaning coverage. nationalpost.com: Nova Scotia’s Liberal premier has moved to overrule an unidentified Health Department bureaucrat who ended provincial coverage of children’s dental cleaning without clearing it with ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/07/25

Top News Windsor – Downtown Mission opening dental centre for low-income and homeless people Un nouveau modèle de clinique dentaire accessible à tous en Ontario Highlighted review: Injectable local anaesthetic agents for preventing pain in participants requiring dental treatment UBC researchers explore use of nanotechnology to predict risk of opioid addiction Canadian dentistry news Creation of federal minister of seniors moves the dial on the CMA’s call for a national seniors’ plan. cma.ca: The federal government has created a new cabinet post for seniors, fulfilling one of the key recommendations in the CMA’s seniors care campaign. Read more The CMA ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/07/18

Top News Water Pik, Inc. Recalls Sonic-Fusion® Flossing Toothbrush Product for Possible Health Risk Procter & Gamble says ‘vast majority’ of products in Canada to be hit by tariffs on U.S.-made goods Study: Oral Inflammation Promotes Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Invasion U of T Researchers Discover New Ways to build better medical implants and improve healing time New study suggests medical marijuana legalization may be associated with higher rates of mental illness Canadian dentistry news 1 in 6 Canadians struggling with finances, Angus Reid survey finds. cbc.ca: Cost of dental care, payday loans cited as major factors in worsening financial ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/07/11

Top 5 Must Read Current Consultations: Standard of Practice on Infection Prevention and Control; Guideline – Diagnosis and Management of TMD; and Standard of Practice on Sedation and General Anesthesia. rcdso.org: At its June 14, 2018 meeting, Council approved in principle a new Standard of Practice on Infection Prevention and Control; Guideline – Diagnosis and Management of TMD; and Standard of Practice on Sedation and General Anesthesia. As part of its consultation process, RCDSO invites feedback on the Standards from all stakeholders, including Ontario dentists and the public. Read more The effectiveness of chlorhexidine is limited in preventing infections in oral procedures. ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/07/04

Top News Dr. Jack Gerrow and Dr. Gilles Lavigne newly appointed Members of the Order of Canada 50 Years of Dentistry – University of Saskatchewan Australia wins landmark tobacco packaging ruling at World Trade Organization Research shows how to improve the bond between implants and bone Canadian dentistry news Governor General Announces 105 New Appointments to the Order of Canada. gg.ca: Dr. Jack Gerrow and Dr. Gilles Lavigne named Members (C.M.). Read more Jack Gerrow appointed to the Order of Canada. ndeb-bned.ca: The Governor General of Canada announced Friday, that former NDEB Executive Director & Registrar Dr. Jack Gerrow has been appointed to ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/06/27

Top News American Academy of Periodontology Releases Proceedings from the 2017 World Workshop on the Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions House passes legislative package addressing opioid crisis FDA approves first drug comprised of an active ingredient derived from marijuana to treat rare, severe forms of epilepsy Canadian dentistry news A Multi-Pronged Approach for Improving Mother and Child Oral Health in Indigenous Communities. dentistry.utoronto.ca: Led by Professor Herenia Lawrence, a Learning Circle was held in May that brought together a team of key partners who are working on the Nishtam Niwiipitan Study, or My First Teeth. It was ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/06/20

Top News Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, passed in Senate Waterline safety focus of FDA webpage Water Fluoridation Confirmed to Prevent Dental Decay in US Children and Adolescents Canadian dentistry news Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, passed in Senate. canada.ca: Today, the Government of Canada welcomed the final vote on Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, in the Senate as an important step in the process of legalizing and strictly regulating cannabis in Canada. The Act is currently awaiting Royal Assent. Read more Le projet de loi C-45, la Loi sur le cannabis, est adopté par le Sénat. canada.ca: Le gouvernement ...

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