If a patient breaks or loses a metal filling, what should they do with the broken amalgam? Herein we discuss why mercury amalgam should be disposed of properly at a dental office and how to bring the amalgam to your dentist.
A morning cup of coffee is routine for many Americans, but what constitutes a "cup of coffee" anymore? Do the coffee drinks of today have much in common with the phrase "one lump or two," and how does that affect the oral health?
Interproximal reduction, or IPR, is a dental technique used to create space between the teeth. Since it involves removing some of the enamel, many patients worry about its consequences. How much is removed? What does that represent? Why is it typically done?
New guide for medical tourism in Mexico launches with aims of becoming a leading informational guide for patients seeking bariatric surgery in Mexico
Dental amalgam may contain mercury, but it is still considered safe by both the American Dental Association and the Food and Drug Administration. Nevertheless, there are patients that the Sacramento Dentistry Group does not consider good candidates for use of dental amalgam.
Dr. Farshchian, Michael Jackson's friend, continues the singer's legacy to give back to the community
Patient safety nonprofit develops worksheet for families.
Products from the neem tree are traditionally used in its indigenous country of India for oral hygiene. Now its observed anti-inflammatory properties are being touted for pain treatment, including that caused by TMJ syndrome. What is indicated by the scientific literature and have any reputable human studies been performed?
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Even though charges were dropped against Addiction Canada and its owner, it was too late for Alberta.
Recently, BenaVest was crowned for helping many people enroll in health care throughout South Florida for 2018 coverage
Many people drink decaffeinated beverages for various reasons — to avoid insomnia, to lower their blood pressure, and simply to avoid caffeine. Will such steps also help to keep their teeth whiter? The answers lie in understanding the ingredients that cause tooth stains.
CBD Oil for Pets is a safe, gentle, and nutritive supplement for pets of all ages.
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ToothShower is an alternative to flossing and complete oral care solution for the shower.
The Sacramento Dentistry Group recently purchased the Ceramill Motion 2. This countertop milling machine can form all sorts of dental appliances using digital technology. Keeping the system in-house guarantees superior delivery for our patients.
Rising Pop Vocalist Chris Blue to Make Milestone Delivery to Cancer Patients at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Streye's Smartglasses-based apps optimize work process and increase team productivity, among other innovative features.
Intraoral scanning has changed the way dentists take images of the teeth and gums. Before, sticky dental molds captured an impression of teeth as the patient bit down on a tray of plaster. Today, you can take better images with the iTero digital scanner and the newest system available is the Element.
The Makers of Airbiotics Announces Their New Probiotic-Powered Product Line that is All-Natural, Gentle, Safe, and Effective for Pets
Patients with dentures worry about various types of delicious foods, including cherries, staining their false teeth. Unfortunately, this fear has a solid basis in fact! Nevertheless, patients can still enjoy healthy foods and white dentures. This article explains what causes such staining from cherries and how to handle it.
The leading weight loss surgery facilitator is offering affordable bariatric surgery in the Mexican border areas, including Mexicali and Tijuana.
The theme for WSPD 2017 is 'Take a minute, change a life.'
Polyphenols provided by cranberries are believed to have benefits for oral health and studies also appear to back up this claim. What are some potential consequences of a high cranberry diet in the United States?