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Sleep Apnea May Be a COVID-19 Risk Factor

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www.dentistrytoday.com - Sleep apnea is a risk factor for COVID-19, according to researchers at Turku University Hospital and the University of Turku in Finland who studied...

The Gatekeepers of Systemic Inflammation | Dentistry Today

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www.dentistrytoday.com - Dentistry Today is The Nations Leading Clinical News Magazine for...

Pandemic Prompts Dental Students to Adjust Their Career Plans

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www.dentistrytoday.com - The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted dental education and training, according to Virginia Commonwealth University, including the career plans of dental...

  • More than 10% of all respondents felt anxious about the future of dentistry, with approximately 40% of those in their final year choosing to change their career post-graduation plans. https://t.co/7XwPyZXpVn

Medicaid and CHIP Dental Participation Rankings Reveal Inequities

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www.dentistrytoday.com - To ensure dentist participation in CHIP and Medicaid, critical stakeholders (wet-gloved provider dentists and their representatives in state organized dentistry) must have a prominent...

Dental Industry Contracts Unfairly Require Arbitration

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www.dentistrytoday.com - Forced arbitration is becoming commonplace in many dental industry agreements. It replaces potential litigation through the civil legal process, as well as via state...

  • The contract you're about to sign may say disputes have to be resolved by arbitration. But how fair are these clauses? Dr. Michael W. Davis explains in his latest commentary. https://t.co/E49QRQPmq7

Combat Dental Problems by Treating Sleep Apnea Patients

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www.dentistrytoday.com - In addition to the mental and physical fatigue, sleep apnea has a direct correlation to dental health. Sleep apnea can lead to dry mouth,...

Surgeon General Addresses Harvard School of Dental Medicine

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www.dentistrytoday.com - US Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams discussed a variety of issues during a recent webinar for the Harvard School of Dental...

  • Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams discussed the connections between oral and systemic health, the role of dental professionals during the pandemic, oral health outcomes and disparities, and more during the webinar. https://t.co/ep3WVu2kFF

Penn Dental Opens Care Center for Persons With Disabilities

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www.dentistrytoday.com - Penn Dental Medicine has opened its Care Center for Persons with...

  • Featuring 12 dental operatories, the suite is outfitted to comfortably treat patients in wheelchairs and on gurneys, Penn Dental said. It includes a quiet room with low lighting and sound baffling for patients with sensory sensitivities. https://t.co/VuJp6AaGhe

A Short Case Study: The Mystery MB2 Keeps Causing Trouble

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www.dentistrytoday.com - Dr. Rico Short describes how he treated a patient who had root canal therapy but was still experiencing pain due to a missed second...

COVID-19 Offers New Reasons to Maintain Dental Health

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www.dentistrytoday.com - Many people recovering from COVID-19 are reporting issues with their oral health, including lost teeth, underscoring the need to maintain dental...

  • It remains to be seen whether COVID-19 exacerbates dental problems, but it is clear that regular dental checkups and taking care of small problems before they become large challenges is more essential than ever. https://t.co/S1jFEmo6E4