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A year ago, the ADA started a nationwide, grassroots movement to help solve the US dental health crisis. Action for Dental Health has now taken root in every state. Read more.
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New mobile gaming app available to encourage children to brush twice a day for two minutes. Learn More.
Jonathan Shenkin, D.D.S., M.P.H., has been selected for a Fulbright Specialist Program grant in public/global health at Belarusian State Medical University.Read More
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) denied three petitions to ban or restrict dental amalgam.Read More
U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) yesterday introduced the Action for Dental Health Act of 2015 (H.R. 539) a bill to support efforts nationwide to improve the dental health of underserved people.Read More
An updated ADA clinical practice guideline, last evaluated in 2012, finds that in general, for patients with prosthetic joint implants, the use of prophylactic antibiotics, or antibiotics administered to prevent the risk of infection, are not recommended prior to dental procedures to prevent prosthetic joint infection.Read More