When one door closes, another one EZGlides open.

At least that’s the case for those dentists using Tuttnauer’s EZPlus Fully Automatic Sterilizers to meet the most current standards ANSI/AAMI ST55. The newly-designed, ergonomically-friendly EZGlide door on the EZ9 and EZ11 (9-inch and 11-inch chambers, respectively) features a sleek modern look and effortless opening and closing. Family-run for the past 89 years, the global […]

Another reason to visit Denver: A moment with Dr. Mic Falkel

Held in downtown Denver, by the Metro Denver Dental Society, the Rocky Mountain Dental Convention (January 22 – 24) combines a breadth of education with the natural beauty and winter attractions of Colorado. Now entering its 108th anniversary, the RMDC is the largest continuing education event for dental professionals in its region. One presenter, Dr. Mic Falkel (shown), Founder, […]

A risky recommendation?

Electronic cigarette manufacturers aim to label their products as less risky than smoking. They’re seeking a nod from the Food and Drug Administration, but if the American Dental Association has any say, they won’t get it. The ADA recently requested that FDA consider published and ongoing research before making a decision on the request. The Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco […]

Just when you thought you couldn’t multi-task more…

http://www.myfoxtwincities.com/clip/10668613/2-minute-tooth-brush-workout Not convinced you can squeeze a Sumo Squat into your daily routine? If you brush your teeth, Fox 9 Fitness Expert Ali Holman shared a suggestion with her Minneapolis and St. Paul viewers that might convince you otherwise. Instead of just standing there waiting for the time to pass during your morning and nightly brush, […]

Dentures on the nightstand may save lives.

Tongue and denture plaque and gum inflammation might be the least of the worries for some overnight denture wearers. According to a recent study by International and American Associations for Dental Research @IADR of elders 85 years of age or older, their risk for pneumonia more than doubles if they wear their dentures to bed. A simple takeaway, according to […]

Toothbat up to the plate

There’s a rookie in the lineup. idi Toothbat, winner of iF Product Design Award 2014, arrives on the oral care scene courtesy of a Hong Kong company that was established in 2001. idi specializes in a range of design consultancy services, including interior design, furniture design and project management, but recently has been developing a series of products dedicated to […]

No time like the present.

Holiday season getting your spirit of charity in gear? TeamSmile needs volunteers to enhance the lives of 800 children at Yankee Dental Congress and signups start now. TeamSmile is asking for donations of just a few hours of your valuable talent and time during a two-day dental clinic Thursday, January 29 and Friday, January 30, 2015, on the Exhibit Hall floor. To […]