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  • Ebola Virus
    Ebola and the Dental Office
    Yesterday I went in to work and the first thing the dentist says to me is "Ann - new protocol now. We are asking each patient if they have traveled to West Africa recently and then reporting them to the CDC if they have."I thought about...
  • Dental screenings for older adults are essential to overall health
    Dental neglect in geriatric patients can have devastating health consequences
    Many institutionalized older adults receive less dental care than dogs and cats at your local animal shelter. Integration of oral health and its importance to overall health is now recognized. Common oral diseases, notably dental decay and...
  • Dental Office Aquarium
    Fish Tanks and Dental Offices
    Fish are relaxing to watch while waiting for a dental appointment. Some dentists have them in their offices. Sharks or Piranhas would not be a good choice for a dental office fish tank for a calming effect. Sharks were the choice of dentist Dr....
  • Scott Walker
    Scott Walker has already won the Dental Voters in Wisconsin
    There is an election for governor going on in Wisconsin right now between Scott Walker and Mary Burke. Recently I was reading an article Samantha Kerkman wrote about the planned Hard Rock Cafe/Casino in the Kenosha News. She discussed why Kenosha...
  • How Apps Can Allow Your Patients to Practice Better Dental Hygiene
    How Apps Can Allow Your Patients to Practice Better Dental Hygiene
    Since there are apps for everything, it's no surprise to discover that some apps can actually benefit your smile. From apps for kids to apps designed for adults, these platforms can enhance your dental hygiene practices and help you understand...
  • Weird Al Yankovic
    Weird Al Yankovic Cavity Search song could be at the Superbowl
    A petition gone viral on Change.org may have dental professionals hoping "Cavity Search" by Al Yankovic is played at the Superbowl next year.A man named Ed Ball, who admits he was drunk at the time of typing it on Change.Org came up with...
  • Get gorgeous white teeth after eating with Supersmile!
    Get gorgeous white teeth after eating with Supersmile!
    As a professional food writer, I consume many things that would ordinarily impact the whiteness of my choppers. But I'm a stickler for such things! I'll put it right out there: I've had orthodontia, bonding and veneers applied to my...
  • Print by Thomas Rowlandson done in 1787
    Historical Dentists Called Dr. Doolittle
    Recently I did a supplemental application to the Daughters of the American Revolution for my ancestor Amzi Doolittle. He was a Lieutenant in the American Revolution and married a woman named Jerusha Smith and had nine children with her.Jerusha...
  • Kim Kardashian
    Kim Kardashian’s dentist selling judgment for her unpaid bill
    Kim Kardashian’s dentist is trying to sell a judgment he won in court after the reality star did not pay her bill. TMZ reports on Wednesday that Dr. Craig Gordon hopes to profit from her fame and mentions someone will be interested in buying...
  • Dental Christmas Ornaments at Kristmas Kringle Shoppe in Fond du Lac
    Dental Christmas Ornaments at Kristmas Kringle Shoppe in Fond du Lac
    Along Highway 41 is a Christmas store called Kristmas Kringle Shoppe. It was a bit difficult to get to once you exit the highway but by wandering around you eventually come up on the store.Upon entering I was immediately greeted by a woman named...
  • Receiving dental care
    Oral Care is important: Schedule a dental appointment and prevent gum disease
    Oral Care is an important component in maintaining a healthy body.This month schedule a dental appointmentandprevent gum disease.Oral infections, gingivitisand gum disease can become serious if left untreated.Follow these helpful oral care tips:...
  • Free dental care at KI Center in Green Bay on June 27 & 28 - Volunteers Needed
    Free dental care at KI Center in Green Bay on June 27 & 28 - Volunteers Needed
    Free dental care will be given away at the Mission of Mercy event at the KI Convention Center in Green Bay (333 Main Street) on June 27th & June 28th. The lines are usually very long outside the event in the morning and some people camp out...
  • Whiter Brighter Smiles
    Great results for every smile!
    Teeth whitening services are the perfect way to increase confidence and first impressionsTeeth whitening continues to be a very popular new spa service that is easy, fast and affordable. In just 15 minutes, you can get a whiter, brighter smile...
  • fixing dentures
    The role of custom acrylic in the dental industry
    The use of prosthetic devices has benefited people throughout the ages. From artificial limbs to artificial teeth, it has helped to improve the lives of those who lost the natural use of those items due to accident, injury or old age. One of those...
  • Operate Now - Dental Implant Surgery Game online
    Operate Now - Dental Implant Surgery Game online
    There is an online game where you can play dentist and do dental implant surgery. It can be found at http://www.gamesgames.com/game/operate-now-dental-surgery.I played the game once and tried to go back and open it again and was met with...