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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/12/21

Top 5 Must Read Health care providers urge federal government to not tax health benefit plans ADA releases ‘A mom’s guide to fluoride’ Antiseptic mouthwash against pharyngeal Neisseria gonorrhoeae New stem cell delivery approach regenerates dental pulp-like tissue in a rodent model New e-cigarettes alert as experts warn that the exposure to chemicals could trigger severe gum disease and even increase the risk of mouth cancer Canadian dentistry news Health care providers urge federal government to not tax health benefit plans. cda-adc.ca: A coalition of health care service providers warned of the potential negative implications of taxing the premiums paid ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/12/07

Top 5 Must Read Dentistry’s Celine Levesque named one of 25 Canada Research Chairs at UofT Nestle says will cut sugar in chocolate by 40% Melbourne scientists publish evidence for world-first therapeutic dental vaccine California Dental Association Journal discusses orofacial pain, osteoblastomas Chicago start-up ONVI says it has created the first smart video toothbrush Canadian dentistry news Drilling into dental history at the University of Alberta. metronews.ca: Taylor Lambert is weaving together a history of the University of Alberta’s school of dentistry for its centennial celebrations. Read more Liberals face revolt if health tax used to pay down deficit. news.nationalpost.com: ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/11/30

Canadian dentistry news Shark bags promoting baby oral health. blackburnnews.com: A new dental health initiative aimed at infants and toddlers will see 4,000 baby shark bags given to new moms at Windsor Regional Hospital. Read more Nunavut prepares for ‘long and complicated’ fight against Big Tobacco. cbc.ca: Territory with Canada’s highest smoking rate looks to sue for health-care costs. Read more International dentistry news Antimicrobial resistance: why dentists should care. bdaconnect.bda.org: It matters to dentistry, because if we don’t play our part in reducing people’s demand for antibiotics, especially when they are really not clinically necessary, then all of us ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/11/23

Top 3 Must Read Government of Canada invests in a global approach to combat antimicrobial resistance First-ever study shows e-cigarettes cause damage to gum tissue Spotlight on non-nutritive sucking behavior and malocclusions in December JADA   Canadian dentistry news Opinion: Canada’s private dental care system fails the most vulnerable. montrealgazette.com: Approximately 25 per cent of Canadians have difficulty accessing dental care, due to cost, lack of dental insurance or transport. Read more Government of Canada invests in a global approach to combat antimicrobial resistance. news.gc.ca: Reinforcing its commitment to collective actions to address this growing problem. Read more Government of Canada ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/11/16

Top 3 Must Read Antibiotic Awareness Week: November 14– 20, 2016 20% of Ontario drug-benefit recipients on prescription opioids Call for Abstracts for the 23rd Conference of the Nordic Association for Disability and Oral Health Canadian dentistry news Antibiotic Awareness Week: November 14–20, 2016. news.gc.ca: This year’s theme is “Antibiotics: Handle with Care” – an important message highlighting that antibiotics are a key tool in the fight against bacterial infections but attention should be given to ensure they are used appropriately. Read more U de M institutes new screening tool for medicine and health sciences. montrealgazette.com: From now on, top marks ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/11/09

Top 5 Must Read Hundreds of Winnipeg refugees given free dental care ADA House of Delegates adopt revisions in sedation, anesthesia guidelines In a devastating blow to the beverage industry, 4 cities passed soda taxes University of Minnesota researchers invent ‘perfect’ soap molecule Infrared camera could help dentists discover cavities much earlier Canadian dentistry news Why are 7 million Canadians at greater risk of chronic disease? Pourquoi 7 millions de Canadiens sont-ils plus exposés à une maladie chronique? RSVP by November 17, 2016. mcgill.ca: Join McGill Principal Suzanne Fortier and Dr. Paul Allison, as a panel of experts discusses the growing body ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/11/02

Top 5 Must Read International conference: Light sources in dentistry Soda tax ‘more powerful than anything I’ve ever seen’ Texas city resumes fluoridation after local dentist advocates Have a dental emergency? Your smartphone may soon be able to help you avoid trip to the ER The Future of Oral Heath, a new publication produced by Scientific American Custom Media, in collaboration with Colgate-Palmolive Company Canadian dentistry news Dr. Richard Fedorak appointed Dean of medicine and dentistry, University of Alberta. blog.ualberta.ca: Read more International conference: Light sources in dentistry. dal.ca: A fourth conference on Light Sources in Dentistry will take place ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/10/26

Top 3 Must Read First Visit, First Tooth: An interview with Dr. Ross Anderson Canada kicks off world cavity-free future day marking a national commitment to help fight cavities Canadian Patient Safety Week has arrived – October 24-28, 2016 Canadian dentistry news First Visit, First Tooth. globalnews.ca: Dr. Ross Anderson, Chief of Dentistry at the IWK, talks about oral care for infants and toddlers. Watch short interview Canada kicks off world cavity-free future day marking a national commitment to help fight cavities. newswire.ca: Global campaign stresses importance of brushing twice a day for two minutes and reducing sugar intake. Read ...

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