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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/04/20

Top 5 Must Read Appointment of new Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia Berkeley residents buying fewer sugary drinks and more water thanks to soda tax Does social media influence millennials’ healthcare decisions What do we know about antibiotic prescribing habits among dentists? ADA Professional Product Review offers a guide to CAD/CAM ceramics Canadian dentistry news Fun and games help dental students connect with special-needs community. umanitoba.ca: The event aims to help dentistry and dental hygiene students build their comfort and confidence to work effectively with all kinds of clients. At the same time, it increases ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/04/12

Top 3 Must Read Message from the Minister of Health: National Oral Health Month How big is your sweet tooth? Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition eyes low-income dental program Canadian dentistry news Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition eyes low-income dental program. yukon-news-com: The Coalition has been granted $11,750 by the Yukon Community Development Fund to develop a framework for a low-income dentistry program in Whitehorse. Read more How big is your sweet tooth? nbdental.com: The New Brunswick Dental Society conducted a contest in New Brunswick high schools this winter to create awareness in the over consumption of sugar among our young people. View the ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/04/05

Top 3 Must Read Pfizer Canada recalls two lots of EpiPen April is National Oral Health Month May 25-26, 2017 Craniofacial biology research symposium Canadian dentistry news Pfizer Canada recalls two lots of EpiPen / EpiPen Jr auto-injectors (0.3 mg and 0.15 mg epinephrine). healthycanadians.gc.ca: The recalled devices may contain a defective part that may result in the auto-injector failing to activate or requiring increased force to activate. Read more Call for Expressions of Interest, CADR/NCOHR Trainee Working Group Members. CADR/NCOHR: The Network for Canadian Oral Health Research (NCOHR) is seeking Expressions of Interest from individuals interested in joining the ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/03/29

Top 3 Must Read Federal 2017 budget changes to impact dental professionals OSAP launches first dental infection control journal Addressing antibiotic resistance in dentistry: “What can WE do?” Canadian dentistry news Federal 2017 budget changes to impact dental professionals. cdspi.com: CDSPI highlight some of the notable changes below that will affect Canadian Dentists. Read more New and improved training tool aims to reduce radiation from dental x-rays. ualberta.ca: University of Alberta researcher writes iBook to help improve picture-taking technique and cut risk of repeat exposures for patients. Read more Indo-Canadian Dental Association recognizes Dr. Charles Shuler. dentistry.ubc.ca: The Indo-Canadian Dental ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/03/15

Top 3 Must Read Tooth Fairy Program overwhelmed by Moncton need for dental care Structural neuroimaging reveals the peripheral and central contributions to trigeminal neuralgia pain Pictures show how sugary drinks can damage teeth Canadian dentistry news Tooth Fairy Program overwhelmed by Moncton need for dental care. cbc.ca: The program helps between 25 to 30 people a year, up from 12 patients the first year. Dental bills can reach into the thousands. Read more Companies seek to turn captured carbon into concrete, fish food and even toothpaste. cbc.ca: To help push the trend forward, the Alberta agency has put forward ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/03/08

Top 5 Must Read Celebrate World Oral Health Day – March 20 Orthodontists report uptick in number of patients attempting DIY teeth straightening New method of detecting bacteria during root canal treatments ‘No need,’ says inter-professional working group on antibiotics prescription WHO publishes list of bacteria for which new antibiotics are urgently needed Canadian dentistry news From cancer to opioid abuse, Research Day 2017 tackles vital health challenges. dentistry.utoronto.ca: Read more 47th Annual Table Clinics and dental hygiene professional presentations. dal.ca: An opportunity to shine as experts. Read more Manitoba dentists could be allowed to administer Botox. winnipeg.ctvnews.com: Dr. Marcel ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/03/01

Top 3 Must Read Healthy Smiles Ontario provides dental coverage to 85,000 Toronto kids Prescription from ER doctor: expand public dental programs UBC Dentistry at PDC 2017 Canadian dentistry news Healthy Smiles Ontario provides dental coverage to 85,000 Toronto kids. insidetoronto.com: Ontario Dental Association estimates half-million Ontario kids eligible. Read more Making the leap from lab to market. publications.mcgill.ca: Two McGill Dentistry teams are working on getting their products to market. Dr. Faleh Tamimi and his team and Dr. Ashwaq Al-Hashedi presented their projects at this year McGill Dobson Cup, an annual startup competition for the McGill community. Dr. Al-Hashedi ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/02/15

Top 5 Must Read Celebrating the University of Alberta School of Dentistry’s centennial Dr. Paul Allison on the increased number of children needing dental surgery in Montreal University of Manitoba delivers first master class in dental management of snoring and OSA 2017 Oral Health in Peel: Key findings about risk factors and oral health outcomes Resin infiltration – New cavity treatment offers no drilling, no filling   University of Alberta School of Dentistry 100 Years 1917-2017. youtube.com: Watch video now Dr. Walter Siqueira to lead the Canadian Association for Dental Research (CADR). Schulich.uwo.ca: Dr. Siqueira will begin his term as Vice-President ...

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