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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/07/20

Top 4 Must Read Dr. Jeffrey Bonang inducted as president of the Nova Scotia Dental Association New link between periodontal and cerebrovascular diseases Science related to fluoride, dentists’ exposure to bacteria presented at IADR Electronic cigarettes and youth: a gateway that must be shut Canadian dentistry news Dr. Jeffrey Bonang inducted as president of the Nova Scotia Dental Association. NSDA: Read more International dentistry news The not-so-sweet link between oral and systemic health. adeachartingprofress.wordpress.com: Dr. Rick Valachovic shares new evidence of sugar’s harmful health effects and asks how the dental education community might capitalize on growing public interest in limiting sugar ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2016/07/13

Top 5 Must Read In memory of Dr. George Sweetnam, CDA President 2001-2002 How sweet: A dietitian looks at pop, energy drinks … and taxes Assessing risk helps dentists tailor preventive treatments for young children CDC: HPV-related cancers on the rise Periodontist wins world piano competition Canadian dentistry news In memory of Dr. George Sweetnam, CDA President 2001-2002. mackeys.ca: Read more Healthy Smiles Ontario Update. health.gov.on.ca: Important information about the transition to the upcoming new benefit year and the potential Canada Post service disruption. Read more Periodontist wins world piano competition in memory of mom. cbc.ca: Thomas Yu is a dentist ...

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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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