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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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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/10/19

Top 3 Must Read The importance of thinking differently October 17-21 is National Infection Control Week WHO recommends tax of at least 20% on sugary drinks Canadian dentistry news HPV cancer rates rise sharply in Canada. ottawacitizen.com: The Canadian Cancer Society is urging parents to get their children vaccinated against HPV, saying cancers caused by the human papillomavirus are rising sharply in Canada and threaten both men and women. Read more The importance of thinking differently. publications.mcgill.ca: Dr. Jocelyne Feine has always thought differently, fortunately. She has always been curious and without a doubt, passionate about her work and about ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/10/12

Top 5 Must Read Corporate class funds to incur taxable gain – January 1, 2017 WHO urges global action to curtail consumption and health impacts of sugary drinks Antibiotics: The good, the bad, and the ugly Issue-based toolkits A higher incidence of dry socket may be related to the use of oral contraceptives after impacted mandibular third-molar extraction Canadian dentistry news Dental implant pioneer recognized with Norton M. Ross Award. ada.org: The award and commemorative plaque will be presented to Dr. Feine during a ceremony at ADA 2016. Read more Ethics 101: Q&A. dentistry.utoronto.ca: Guest speakers from this year’s DDS White Coat ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/10/05

Top 5 Must Read New Senate bill takes aim at junk food ads directed at kids FDA warns against the use of homeopathic teething tablets and gels California Dental Association Journal puts sugar in the spotlight Promising biomaterial to build better bones with 3-D printing MouthHealthy Halloween headquarters Canadian dentistry news Neutrophil “subtype” research wins big at American Academy of Periodontology Annual Meeting. dentistry.utoronto.ca: Siavash Hassanpour, a third year periodontology resident, was awarded first prize in the “basic science” category at the San Diego research forum, and also shares first prize in the “clinical impact” category honouring the project “most ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/09/28

Top 3 Must Read UofT Dentistry partners with Sinai Health Systems to launch Centre for Advanced Dental Research and Care ‘Bionic’ opioid 100 times stronger than fentanyl may already be on Canadian streets The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Announces Canadian as New President-Elect Canadian dentistry news UofT Dentistry partners with Sinai Health Systems to launch Centre for Advanced Dental Research and Care. dentistry.utoronto.ca: Drawing together clinical specialists and researchers towards the development of new diagnostics, therapeutics and standards of care, the aim of the Centre is to advance Canada as a world leader in oral health care. Read more ...

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