Heroes on the baseball diamond and with dentists everywhere

Professional ballplayers encourage athletes of all ages to cover their bases on the oral health front. Arizona’s starting pitcher, Patrick Corbin, is partnering with the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) this April to promote National Facial Protection Month. And the Seattle Mariners MLB team have teamed with Forward Science Technologies, the developer of the OralID oral cancer screening device to highlight the importance of the early detection […]

An opportunity to educate.

Former MLB pitcher Curt Schilling endured chemotherapy and radiation treatments as treatment for cancer. In June, the World Series-winning player revealed his remission, but stayed mum on other pertinent details. Two months later, he announced that it is oral cancer and says he blames the diagnosis on his 30 years of chewing tobacco. The former Boston Red Sox player said recently that back in June he didn’t […]