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Boston—The DentaQuest Foundation has renewed all 18 of its Oral Health 2014 Initiative grants.

If you're feeling constantly exhausted and sluggish, you might have anemia.

Annapolis, Md.—An online survey announced Jan. 28 by the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention invites anonymous and voluntary responses from private practice dentists about the use of exposure control plans for reducing the risk of exposure to potentially infectious materials.

Augusta, Ga.—Georgia Regents University College of Dental Medicine named Dr. Carol A. Lefebvre as dean.

The most cost-effective way to ensure optimal dental health in children and adults is through prevention, education and behavioral modifications, the Association said in a disease prevention paper posted online Jan. 24. This is the first of two newly named Action for Dental Health papers that will address the importance of disease prevention.

Alexandria, Va.—The International Association for Dental Research will accept proposals until March 3 for Unilever-funded research on behavioral change to improve oral health.

Among the best occupations of 2014, two dental-related professions cracked the top 10, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 100 Best Jobs of 2014 published Jan. 23.

The ADA launched Jan. 22 a new single sign-on solution for its websites.

Crystal City, Va.—Registration is open for an FBI-sponsored National Crime Information Center Dental Coding Workshop here March 29-30.

Washington—The U.S. Surgeon General’s 50th anniversary review of tobacco science since Dr. Luther Terry’s landmark report on smoking and health updates evidence on the implications for oral health from tobacco use and the “expanding use of multiple products or the replacement of conventional combustible cigarettes with other nicotine delivery systems.”

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends that dentists and other health care providers stop prescribing and dispensing combination drugs that contain more than 325 milligrams of acetaminophen.

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