November 14, 2013
The American Dental Association (ADA) is pleased by the provisions related to dental amalgam included in the global mercury treaty signed by a representative of the U.S. on Nov. 6.
November 04, 2013
Two dedicated supporters of the Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) program—Candy B. Ross of KaVo Kerr Group and Kathy L. Woodard of the Ohio Dental Association—were recipients of the Give Kids A Smile "Smile Champion" Awards, presented at the American Dental Association Foundation’s Give Kids A Smile Gala during the ADA’s Annual Session in New Orleans on November 1.
November 03, 2013
The American Dental Association, the Louisiana Dental Association and America’s Dentists Care Foundation will host a Mission of Mercy (MOM) charity dental clinic on Sunday, November 3 at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans, where hundreds of volunteer dentists and dental team members will treat about 1,000 patients.
November 01, 2013
Patients at elevated risk for developing cavities benefit from applying prescription fluoride directly to their teeth at home or having their dentist apply it in the office, according to new clinical recommendations from a multi-disciplinary expert panel convened by the American Dental Association (ADA) Council on Scientific Affairs.
November 01, 2013
Of the 26 million people who have diabetes, an estimated 7 million have no idea that they have the disease, according to the American Diabetes Association.
October 29, 2013
Dentists don’t want to put a damper on the Halloween fun; they just want to help patients avoid cavities. The American Dental Association (ADA) offers some candy-eating tips that will help keep cavity-causing sugar monsters at bay.
October 03, 2013
The American Dental Association (ADA) is offering dentists the opportunity to download the newest 2014 CDT Dental Procedure Codes with the CDT Code Check mobile app.
September 30, 2013
The American Dental Association (ADA) is offering dentists the opportunity to pen perfect professional prose using customizable letters in the new book, "The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Letters: Write, Blog and Email Your Way to Success."
September 19, 2013
The ADA Foundation (ADAF), the ADA and the Colgate-Palmolive Company today announced a joint initiative to enhance the ADA Foundation’s existing dental research laboratory in Gaithersburg, Md., and to support and encourage promising young researchers.