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Los Angeles Daily News
USC dental school unveils biggest-ever mobile dental clinic in PasadenaDental students give free dental care to children at the Herman Ostrow School o
USC dental school unveils biggest-ever mobile dental clinic in Pasadena
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
Dental students give free dental care to children at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC Mobile Dental Clinic at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Pasadena on Saturday The 48-foot clinic provides treatment to more than 100 underserved... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Free dental work, exams offered by Give Kids a Smile eventFree dental exams and work is being offered to kids today at the School of Dent
Free dental work, exams offered by Give Kids a Smile event
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
Free dental exams and work is being offered to kids today at the School of Dentistry on Saturday. Creighton Dental Students are offering their services for the annual Give Kids a Smile event from 8 a.m. to noon at 2802 Webster St. Kids ages 3 to 14... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
JCPS students receive free dental screeningsLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - More than 2,000 children at six Jefferson County Public
JCPS students receive free dental screenings
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - More than 2,000 children at six Jefferson County Public Schools learned about the importance of proper dental hygiene, and many received free dental screenings Friday. The screenings were possible through the efforts of the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Uninsured children get free dental careAs part of National Dental Health Month, Shasta Community Health Center provide
Uninsured children get free dental care
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
As part of National Dental Health Month, Shasta Community Health Center provided free dental care to low-income uninsured children of Shasta County all day Friday. Parents lined up with their kids at Shasta College Health Science Building in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Feb. 5, 2016Still room to attend homeless forum Organizers of an upcoming community conver
Feb. 5, 2016
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Still room to attend homeless forum Organizers of an upcoming community conversation with a housing expert, who cut down chronic homelessness in Utah by more than 90 percent, say about 300 people have registered, and there is still seating for the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Free dental care for kids on FridayThe Shasta Community Health Center will host a day of free dental care for low-
Free dental care for kids on Friday
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
The Shasta Community Health Center will host a day of free dental care for low-income, uninsured children at a Give Kids a Smile Event on Friday. Dentists, hygienists and other dental health care professionals will give free care from 9 a.m. to 4... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Local Woman Overcomes Incredible Odds to Inspire OthersBy: Shonda KnightFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Life has been anything
Local Woman Overcomes Incredible Odds to Inspire Others
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 4 days ago
By: Shonda KnightFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Life has been anything but easy for Shonteral Redmond. But the tide is beginning to turn. From a very young age, tough times just seemed to follow Shonteral Redmond. Her mom was just a child... Read more
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Deseret News
Dental benefits bill moves forwardSALT LAKE CITY — A proposal that would restore dental benefits to up to 34,500
Dental benefits bill moves forward
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A proposal that would restore dental benefits to up to 34,500 Medicaid patients — with the University of Utah School of Dentistry footing the bill — is moving forward at the Utah Legislature. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Stephen... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Parents need to take active role in oral health of childrenFebruary is National Children's Dental Health Month, an opportunity for parents
Parents need to take active role in oral health of children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
February is National Children's Dental Health Month, an opportunity for parents of toddlers, young children or teenagers to explore questions about keeping your child's teeth clean, your child's first dental visit or how to protect children's... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and periodontitis share pathogenic mechanisms, which may trigger arthritis onsetRheumatoid arthritis, or as some refer to it, RA, appears to have a close relat
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and periodontitis share pathogenic mechanisms, which may trigger arthritis onset
Bel Marra Health / Posted 5 days ago
Rheumatoid arthritis, or as some refer to it, RA, appears to have a close relationship with periodontitis, which is inflammation of the tissue around the teeth. Researchers from the Case Western University School of Dental Medicine and University... Read more
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Northern Star
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery
Northern Star / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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News Mail
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
"Dutch Einstein" makes stunning silver discovery
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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Queensland Times
“Dutch Einstein” makes stunning silver discoveryIF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-yea
“Dutch Einstein” makes stunning silver discovery
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
IF NECESSITY is the mother of invention then it is no surprise that this 78-year-old from One Mile has turned his talents to solving problems. Hans Laroo knows what the word struggle means - having survived extreme malnourishment during the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Making wayContractors demolish the Barningham Building behind the University of Otago Sch
Making way
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
Contractors demolish the Barningham Building behind the University of Otago School of Dentistry complex on Thursday. The two-storey building was once part of the larger Victoria Foundry of Barningham and Co, and was also the previous home of the... Read more
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Science Daily
Protein combination improves bone regeneration, study shows: Findings have potential for effective clinical therapeutics to treat bone defects, osteoporosisThe study, led by Dr. Kang Ting, professor and chair of the section of orthodon
Protein combination improves bone regeneration, study shows: Findings have potential for effective clinical therapeutics to treat bone defects, osteoporosis
Science Daily / Posted 9 days ago
The study, led by Dr. Kang Ting, professor and chair of the section of orthodontics at the UCLA School of Dentistry; Dr. Chia Soo, professor of plastic surgery and vice chair for research at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; and Dr. Aaron... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UCLA researchers find protein combination that could improve clinical bone restorationA UCLA research team has found a combination of proteins that could significant
UCLA researchers find protein combination that could improve clinical bone restoration
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
A UCLA research team has found a combination of proteins that could significantly improve clinical bone restoration. The findings may be a big step toward developing effective therapeutic treatments for bone skeletal defects, bone loss and... Read more
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Business Wire
30% More Patients Seen at Tennessee’s Charitable Dental Clinics in 2015NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Delta Dental of Tennessee announced today th
30% More Patients Seen at Tennessee’s Charitable Dental Clinics in 2015
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Delta Dental of Tennessee announced today that its philanthropic foundation, Smile180, has aided non-profit, free and reduced-cost dental clinics in serving more than 22,500 patients, 6,000 more patients than in... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Great Debate: Is fluoride worth it?Fluoride is great for both separating and enriching uranium isotope 235. An 8
Great Debate: Is fluoride worth it?
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 12 days ago
Fluoride is great for both separating and enriching uranium isotope 235. An 8 page summary/story, commissioned by the Christian Science Monitor in 1997, of the Why (Litigation) and Who (Dupont, the FDA and the Manhattan Project Military) of... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Young woman receives smile for ChristmasMykiria Mitchell has been through much adversity in 20 years of life, but nothi
Young woman receives smile for Christmas
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Mykiria Mitchell has been through much adversity in 20 years of life, but nothing as difficult as not being able to smile. Now she has a reason to. “I didn’t talk much because I didn’t want people to look at my mouth,” the Selma native... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Medics on How to Consolidate Gains Made in Health SectorTraining health workers is a costly venture. Unfortunately, the demands on the
Medics on How to Consolidate Gains Made in Health Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Training health workers is a costly venture. Unfortunately, the demands on the health sector have more than doubled as more people seek quality health care. The world continues to grapple with emerging health needs, with the African continent... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Dental Professionals Endow Scholarships At West LibertyTwo alumni and local dental professionals, David G. Edwards, D.D.S. and his wif
Dental Professionals Endow Scholarships At West Liberty
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 16 days ago
Two alumni and local dental professionals, David G. Edwards, D.D.S. and his wife, Linda S. Edwards, believe this statement and were pleased recently to make a significant gift to their alma mater, West Liberty University. "We are so grateful to... Read more
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express
Un-brie-leavable: Fight cancer with CHEESE, study claims CHEESE may work as a natural cancer fighter, the latest research has revealed
Un-brie-leavable: Fight cancer with CHEESE, study claims
express / Posted 20 days ago
CHEESE may work as a natural cancer fighter, the latest research has revealed. Cheese could fight 30 types of cancer according to research Brie, camembert and cheddar could fight around 30... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghana a Major Beneficiary of West Africa Education TurmoilAccra — Ghana, making the most of the turbulence in the education sector in nei
Ghana a Major Beneficiary of West Africa Education Turmoil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Accra — Ghana, making the most of the turbulence in the education sector in neighbouring countries, is on course to becoming a powerhouse in the provision of education in the continent. The country has taken advantage of the numerous challenges of... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Professional Santas make a career out of kindness Sarah Vassello | Published 14 minutes ago Jackson (left), 6, and Lucas Stanse
Professional Santas make a career out of kindness
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 23 days ago
Sarah Vassello | Published 14 minutes ago Jackson (left), 6, and Lucas Stansell (right), 9, meet with Lee Humphries, a professional Santa. Photo by Sarah Vassello / The Daily Tar Heel The Carolina... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Never too old for bracesFelicia Baldwin, 81, has a lot of reasons to smile, and her age is only one of
Never too old for braces
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
Felicia Baldwin, 81, has a lot of reasons to smile, and her age is only one of them. "I'm in a dance group, so you have to be able to smile, and I was getting very self-conscious about smiling," Baldwin said. In Baldwin's Rockettes-style dance... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mold on dairy products could wipe out medicine's lethal conditions'Magic MOLD' could wipe out two lethal conditions: Natural preservative that gr
Mold on dairy products could wipe out medicine's lethal conditions
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
'Magic MOLD' could wipe out two lethal conditions: Natural preservative that grows on dairy products 'kills cancer cells and antibiotic-resistant bacteria' Nisin is a naturally-occurring food preservative found on dairy products And, a study... Read more
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Science Daily
Magic mold: Food preservative kills cancer cells, superbugsA new University of Michigan study found that feeding rats a "nisin milkshake"
Magic mold: Food preservative kills cancer cells, superbugs
Science Daily / Posted 26 days ago
A new University of Michigan study found that feeding rats a "nisin milkshake" killed 70-80 percent of head and neck tumor cells after nine weeks and extended survival, said Dr. Yvonne Kapila, a professor at the University of Michigan School of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Food preservative delivers one-two punch to cancer, antibiotic-resistant bacteriaNisin, a naturally occurring food preservative that grows on dairy products, de
Food preservative delivers one-two punch to cancer, antibiotic-resistant bacteria
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
Nisin, a naturally occurring food preservative that grows on dairy products, delivers a one-two punch to two of medicine's most lethal maladies: cancer and deadly, antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A new University of Michigan study found that feeding... Read more
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New Kerala
Common food preservative can kill cancer cellsNew York, Jan 12 : A common naturally occurring food preservative may be used t
Common food preservative can kill cancer cells
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
New York, Jan 12 : A common naturally occurring food preservative may be used to beat cancer and deadly, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, says a new study. The researchers focused on the cancer-killing properties of nisin, a colorless, tasteless... Read more
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PhysOrg
Tasting device monitors sodium intake in hypertension patientsThe intraoral sodium sensor. Our sense of taste ties directly to our overall he
Tasting device monitors sodium intake in hypertension patients
PhysOrg / Posted 30 days ago
The intraoral sodium sensor. Our sense of taste ties directly to our overall health. It helps us know when food has gone bad, when it will not agree with us, or when it simply is not good for us, such as when something is too salty or too sweet. For... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Is a common form of gum disease linked to breast cancer?UB researchers have studied a possible connection between a common form of gum
Is a common form of gum disease linked to breast cancer?
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted a month ago
UB researchers have studied a possible connection between a common form of gum disease and breast cancer in postmenopausal women. Women who report having periodontal disease are at greater risk for breast cancer, especially if they smoke or recently... Read more

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