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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/07/06

Top 5 Must Read Canadian dentists set record highs in use of social media and practice computerization A survey of sports drinks consumption among adolescents Fillings that heal your teeth – how regenerative medicine could change your visit to the dentist AAP & AAPD Report updates safe practices when sedating a pediatric patient E-cigarette vapors could be toxic to oral cavity, UCLA study finds Canadian dentistry news Canadian dentists set record highs in use of social media and practice computerization. DIAC Canadian dentists continue to increase their use of social media to promote their dental practices, according to results from ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/06/22

Top 3 Must Read Regulations amending the radiation emitting devices regulations (dental x-ray equipment) Philadelphia is 1st major American city with soda tax Study warns of rare risk of chronic pain from implant dental surgery Canadian dentistry news Regulations amending the radiation emitting devices regulations (dental x-ray equipment). gazette.gc.ca: The objectives of the proposed regulatory amendments are to strengthen radiation safety requirements, in alignment with IEC Standards, for new equipment, modern equipment, and new technology; broaden the scope of the Regulations to address new and modern dental X-ray technologies; and require the provision of information to support optimization of equipment ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/06/15

Top 3 Must Read Halifax children’s hospital stops selling sugary drinks, promotes healthy choices ADA develops new dental standards on teeth whitening and other topics Why women in dentistry matter Canadian dentistry news Dentists on call. stalbertgazette.com: Sturgeon hospital teams up with city dentists to help more ER patients keep their teeth. Read more Halifax children’s hospital stops selling sugary drinks, promotes healthy choices. globalnews.ca: The IWK Health Centre has stopped selling soft drinks and juices, including those that use artificial sweeteners. Read more ICD Fellow Gagan Bhalla recognized on “The A-List”. icd-canada.org: Dr. Bhalla has been included in the ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/06/08

Top 5 Must Read Syrian refugees: 4 things MPs heard about the Liberals’ resettlement plan Oral health important in relationships Emeritus scientist develops novel dosimeter through enamel research June JADA explores oral contraceptive use and tobacco use in relation to alveolar osteitis JAMA article: Cannabis use associated with periodontal disease Canadian dentistry news London dentist becomes President of the Ontario Dental Association for 2016/2017. oda.on.ca: After 41 years in the profession, Dr. Jack McLister feels it is his mission to give back whenever he can. Read more Turning a new leaf: Q & A with Dean Daniel Haas on the ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/06/01

Top 5 Must Read Minister Philpott launches public consultations on tobacco plain packaging Migraine and risk of cardiovascular disease in women: prospective cohort study Can food labels kill added sugar? Saying sorry for medical errors Dr. Ken Bentley wins Canadian Dental Association Medal of Honour Canadian dentistry news Minister Philpott launches public consultations on tobacco plain packaging. news.gc.ca: Canadians are encouraged to participate and share their views on potential plain packaging elements by completing the online questionnaire or submitting them by regular mail or email. Read more ‘Tooth Trolley’ delivers 200+ Vancouver kids to dentist. cbc.ca: More than 200 elementary ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/05/25

Top 3 Must Read Bustling exhibit hall helps anchor Ontario Dental Association meeting The search for better bone replacement: 3-D printed bone with just the right mix of ingredients Canada ranks in top five for welcoming refugees: survey Canadian dentistry news Canada ranks in top five for welcoming refugees: survey. ctvnews.ca: Canada ranks 4th out of 27 countries in a new Amnesty International index that measures public acceptance of refugees. Read more More adults getting braces, says Bedford orthodontist. cbc.ca: Read more Health reform in Ontario must include oral health care. huffingtonpost.ca: Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/05/18

Top 3 Must Read Diabetes patients have higher odds of dental loss Seen as global first, Swiss town to accept bitcoin payments New video: Appropriate Patient Boundaries Canadian dentistry news New video: Appropriate Patient Boundaries. rcdso.org: The newest RCDSO whiteboard video provides a brief overview on what is appropriate and what may be inappropriate in a professional dentist-patient relationship. Watch video CPhA calls on Health Committee to consider immediate steps to address drug access issues. pharmacists.ca: CPhA is requesting both incremental and longer-term approaches to pan-Canadian pharmacare, including immediate steps to close the coverage gap. Read more Emergency dental clinic ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/05/11

Top 5 Must Read Extending authorities to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, and hookah Global dental crowns and bridges market to record USD 3.8 billion by 2020, according to Technavio Global dental consumables market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.7% from 2015 to 2023 Prevalence of inappropriate antibiotic prescriptions among US ambulatory care visits, 2010-2011 Study finds older people more sensitive to pain Canadian dentistry news Canadian PFA Induction Ceremony 2016. fauchard.org: The Canadian Pierre Fauchard Academy Annual Awards and Induction ceremony was held in March, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Read more Nursing students brush up ...

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