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NIH requests comments on proposed Strategic Plan framework
National Institutes of Health                                                                                             Office of the Director Bethesda, MD 20892July 22, 2015 Dear Colleagues, In order to advance the NIH mission, we are developing an NIH-wide Strategic Plan. The goal of this 5-year plan is to outline a vision for biomedical research that ultimately extends healthy ...
Source: NIDCR News Releases - July 22, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIH requests comments on proposed Strategic Plan framework
National Institutes of Health                                                                                             Office of the Director Bethesda, MD 20892July 22, 2015 Dear Colleagues, In order to advance the NIH mission, we are developing an NIH-wide Strategic Plan. The goal of this 5-year plan is to outline a vision for biomedical research that ultimately extends healthy ...
Source: NIDCR eNewsletter - July 22, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Alison Divers's German dentist removes ALL her teeth while she is unconscious
Alison Divers, from Surrey, spent years feeling 'mortified', refusing to smile or be in photographs after the root canal treatment she received in Germany while working in the Army. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 22, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Herefordshire woman whose teeth turned into VAMPIRE FANGS awarded £25k
Charlotte Bateman, 49, from Herefordshire, said she could no longer bear to be seen in public with her jagged teeth. Her condition went undiagnosed despite regular visits to the dentist. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 22, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Number of implants for full arch restoration?
I you are doing a full arch implanted supported bridge in the maxilla or mandible, what is the minimum number of implants required? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 22, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implants Q&A Source Type: news

Turned into a vampire: Dentist IGNORED woman's gum disease with dire consequences
BRAVE Charlotte has spoken out about her traumatic disease and dental decline. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 22, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do doctors practice what they preach? From the dentist with ten fillings to the dermatologist with acne, we meet the experts who suffer from ailments they treat
Here, leading consultants reveal how they share the same conditions they treat in their patients and explain how their insight affects the treatment they offer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 21, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't Forget To Brush Your Teeth. Seriously.
Brushing twice a day is good for your breath and gums and all, but it also helps out your whole body.  Francesco D’Aiuto, senior lecturer at the Eastman Dental Institute in London, chatted with The Guardian about what he refers to as the the "mouth-body connection," or the idea that a healthy body is strongly correlated with good dental hygiene.  “The mouth is not disconnected from the rest of the body,” he explained. "People should not underestimate what the body senses when the mouth is neglected." What exactly is D'Aiuto referring to when he talks about neglecting the mouth? Gum disease, for ...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 20, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Gene variation identified for teen binge eating
A variation of a gene that can lead teenagers to binge eat has been identified by researchers. The work, carried out by academics at UCL and the universities of Bristol and Queensland, hope the finding will allow a better understanding of why binge eating develops, and inform the development of future preventative strategies for teens at risk before they become overweight or obese. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 20, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Research; Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Social and Community Medicine, Institutes, ALSPAC, Institutes, Elizabeth Blackwell; Press Release Source Type: news

Intraoral Welding to Achieve Predictable Primary Stability in Immediate Loading
One of the ways to achieve predictable primary stability, besides implant site preparation and implant insertion, is intraoral welding. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 19, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

3.0 Nobel Active for Narrow Spaces or Astra 3.0?
Have been wondering if using a 3.0 Nobel Active in very narrow spaces is beneficial or detrimental? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 19, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implants Q&A Source Type: news

NIH requests input on proposed Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes Program
    Following the closure of the National Children’s Study, NIH is planning a new program to understand the influence of environmental exposures (e.g., physical, chemical, biological, psychosocial) on children’s health and development. This new program is called Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO).   NIH will present webinars on the proposed ECHO program on July 22, 27, and 29. The webinars will include a Q & A period, and we encourage you to submit questions during the event. You may also submit questions in advance by email at nihkidsandenvironment@nih.gov.   You m...
Source: NIDCR News Releases - July 17, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Mobile implant after extraction, immediate placement/temporization: best treatment option?
I recently saw a patient last week for extraction #10 (left lateral incisor), with immediate placement of an implant. The extraction was atraumatic, five walls were visualized and accounted for. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 17, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Full mouth guided immediate implants in a patient with generalized aggressive periodontitis?
I am planning to do full mouth extractions followed by placement of implants to support a fixed detachable prosthesis for a young patient suffering from generalized aggressive periodontitis. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 17, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Man with "Groundhog Day" amnesia relives day at dentist
In strange case of memory loss, man can only remember about 90 minutes, including the day he had a root canal (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 16, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UCLA study finds that a protein that helps suppress cancer fades as we age
Researchers at UCLA have found that a protein that serves as a suppressor of cancer diminishes in skin and mouth epithelial cells as the human body ages. Dr. No-Hee Park, dean of the UCLA School of Dentistry, and his research team have been studying p53, a tumor suppressor protein known as “the guardian of the genome” because of its involvement in DNA repair, cell cycle regulation and cellular deterioration. “Looking at ways to maintain levels of p53 as one ages may provide a therapeutic clue to preventing cancer development,” said Park, who is also a distinguished professor in the departments of dentistry and medi...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - July 16, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Routine Dentist Visit Leaves Man With 90-Minute Memory
Doctors describe how a man survives with only a 90-minute memory. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Supervise child's teeth-brushing until age of eight: Dentists' advice as tooth decay cases soar 
The advice from dental experts at the Royal College of Surgeons comes after a startling rise in tooth decay cases, which are the primary cause for a trip to hospital for under-nines. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Geospatially Illustrating Regional-Based Oral Health Disparities in Kentucky
Identifies dental health differences between Appalachian and non-Appalachian regions of Kentucky. Includes county-level maps showing percentages of adults with six or more teeth removed due to disease and number of dentists per 10,000 population. (Source: Rural publications via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Rural publications via the Rural Assistance Center - July 15, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Bristol scientists join forces to share dementia research with the public
Scientists in Bristol will come together on Monday 20 July to hold a free public meeting to discuss current dementia research. The meeting will involve short talks from clinicians and researchers, allowing members of the public to ask questions about Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 14, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health; Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Clinical Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Bristol student in world record bid
A Bristol student is hoping to smash the Guinness World Record for the fastest crossing of Loch Ness by tandem kayak. James Reilly, a 21-year-old medical student at the University of Bristol, and close friend Ted Simpson are hoping to cross the 23 mile loch in under five hours and 19 minutes to set a new record. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 14, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Current students, Student life, Student notices, Undergraduate; Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry; Press Release Source Type: news

Dentists & Allied Dental Health Professionals: Demographics and Trends, 2014
Discusses the supply of the dental workforce, both general and specialty, in the State of Texas. Includes maps delineating counties that illustrate the dental workforce needs by metro, non-metro, border, and non-border counties, and by population to provide ratios. -- Texas Department of State Health Services (Source: Rural publications via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Rural publications via the Rural Assistance Center - July 14, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Oral Health in Michigan
An in-depth overview of oral health for the state. Describes the oral health status of Michigan residents, with information by broad region and by county. Discusses issues related to rural dental health access. Provides data on the dental health workforce, including county-level provider-to-population ratios for dentists and dental hygienists. -- Center for Health Workforce Studies (Source: Rural publications via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Rural publications via the Rural Assistance Center - July 13, 2015 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Limited surgical space and increase restorative space: thoughts?
Currently, the goal is to find a solution for the MD spacing prior to placing one implant. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 13, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Mouth cancer survivor Andrea Fearon: Dental check ups saved my life
MOTHER OF two Andrea Fearon survived life-threatening mouth cancer – thanks to her vigilant dentist. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 12, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can bone be regenerated in this case?
I laid a full thickness flap and determined that there had been significant bone loss. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 12, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Patient placed implants 7 years ago: restore this case?
Patient had implants placed 7 years ago, but never went back to previous dentist to have them restored. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 10, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Man with 90-MINUTE memory is 'stuck in 2005' after a trip to the dentist
The details of the patient, known only as WO, have been released by clinical neuropsychologist Dr Gerald Burgess from the University of Leicester. Stock image is shown. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 10, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Spontanous exposure and early bone loss: how to proceed?
Unfortunately at today's exposure appointment, the implant had a small spontaneously exposure palataly and bone deficiency. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 9, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Researchers uncover motivations for the high level of prescribed antibiotics for children’s coughs
Researchers from the University of Bristol have investigated what leads to high use of antibiotics for children with coughs and found the motives for their use are complex but centre around children being vulnerable. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 8, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research, Health; Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Social and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry; Press Release Source Type: news

Miami Lakes health care company to be acquired by Blackstone subsidiary for $910M
Altegra Health, a health care analytics and technology company based in Miami Lakes, has agreed to be acquired by Nashville, Tennessee-based Emdeon for approximately $910 million in cash. The acquisiton is expected to close in the third quarter of 2015. Emdeon, a software and networking health care services company, announced the agreement Monday. Altegra’s analytic services will combine with Emdeon’s Intelligent Healthcare Network, which includes 700,000 physicians, 105,000 dentists, 5,000… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 7, 2015 Category: American Health Authors: Nina Lincoff Source Type: news

Vivian’s story: From baby with a cleft lip to confident adult
Dennis, Sylvia and Vivian Pereira with Dr. John Mulliken Silvia Pereira was pregnant for the first time in 1986 when a routine ultrasound revealed that she was carrying a baby girl with a cleft lip. In her early twenties and newly emigrated from Honduras, Silvia decided to keep the condition a secret because she was unsure of how her family would react. “I didn’t even know what a cleft lip was; I didn’t care how she came out; I just wanted my baby.” When baby Vivian arrived, her husband Dennis was in disbelief: “If you’ve never seen a cleft lip, it’s pretty shocking. I asked myself, what’s going on? Is this...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - July 7, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jenny Fernandez Tags: All posts Our patients’ stories Bonnie Padwa Cleft lip and Palate Program John Mulliken Stephen Shusterman Source Type: news

Implant placement in anterior mandible with slight swelling: thoughts?
While drilling the osteotomy for an implant in the mandible anterior region, I got soft tissue tags in the drill. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 7, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implants Q&A Source Type: news

Chew on This: The Case for Gum's Brain-Boosting Abilities
For such a seemingly innocent substance, gum has a lot of enemies. Parochial school teachers have notoriously handed out demerits for chomping on the elastic breath-freshener. And then consider Singapore, where a 25-year-old ban means “therapeutic” gum — prescribed and sold by doctors — is the only option for would-be chewers. Gum and the war against it have ancient origins. It’s believed that Europeans were chewing birch bark tar 9,000 years ago; Mayans chomped on naturally elastic chicle (a kind of tree sap) to quench thirst and combat hunger. Gum has gotten flack for nearly as long as it&rs...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 6, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

How to treat your teeth like a DENTIST
Many of us are brushing our teeth all wrong - at the wrong time of day, going too quickly and using outdated tools, according to Dr Uchenna Okoye, a smile director for Oral B. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 6, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dentistry practice Smiles-R-Us under fire for using a restraint device on kids
Smiles-R-Us in Carrollton, Georgia is being criticized for using a restraining device called a 'papoose board' to hold down little girls like five-year-old Elizabeth Crow last month. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Loose implant: what do you recommend?
At 3 months post-op, the dental implant at the #4 site was mobile. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 2, 2015 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Young researcher recognised for contribution to science
Dr Rebecca Pearson, a research associate in epidemiology in the School of Social and Community Medicine, has been highly commended for her work on maternal mental health in the 2015 L’Oréal UK & Ireland Fellowships For Women in Science awards. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 2, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Announcements, Grants and Awards, Research; Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Social and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Source Type: news

Sydney's The Gentle Dentist leaves 11,000 patients open to HIV and hepatitis infection
There is concern for more than 11,000 dental patients in Sydney after it's believed they may have been exposed to HIV and hepatitis infection over a ten year period. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 2, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: June 2015
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's June E-Newsletter is Now AvailableView this month's issue on our website.In this Issue:NIDCR NewsNIH/HHS NewsScience AdvancesFunding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR eNewsletter)
Source: NIDCR eNewsletter - June 30, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: June 2015
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's June E-Newsletter is Now AvailableView this month's issue on our website.In this Issue:NIDCR NewsNIH/HHS NewsScience AdvancesFunding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR Science News)
Source: NIDCR Science News - June 30, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: June 2015
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's June E-Newsletter is Now AvailableView this month's issue on our website.In this Issue:NIDCR NewsNIH/HHS NewsScience AdvancesFunding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR News Releases)
Source: NIDCR News Releases - June 30, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: June 2015
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's June E-Newsletter is Now AvailableView this month's issue on our website.In this Issue:NIDCR NewsNIH/HHS NewsScience AdvancesFunding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR eNewsletter)
Source: NIDCR eNewsletter - June 30, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: June 2015
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's June E-Newsletter is Now AvailableView this month's issue on our website.In this Issue:NIDCR NewsNIH/HHS NewsScience AdvancesFunding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR Science News)
Source: NIDCR Science News - June 30, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: June 2015
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's June E-Newsletter is Now AvailableView this month's issue on our website.In this Issue:NIDCR NewsNIH/HHS NewsScience AdvancesFunding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR eNewsletter)
Source: NIDCR eNewsletter - June 30, 2015 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Bristol endocrinologist with a passion for invention
A University of Bristol professor, consultant and inventor, Andrew Levy, puts patient and student experience at the forefront of the products he invents. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - June 30, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Clinical Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

UCLA study reveals bone-building protein’s impact on bone stem cells
A new study by UCLA researchers shows that administering the protein NELL-1 intravenously stimulates significant bone formation through the regenerative ability of stem cells. These preclinical results could one day have an impact on the development of a treatment for osteoporosis, which affects more than 200 million people worldwide, as well as potentially help those with traumatic bone injuries, such as members of the military or even astronauts who lose bone density while in space. The study, published in the journal Nature Communications, was led by co-senior authors Dr. Kang Ting, chair of orthodontics and the divisio...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - June 29, 2015 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

GPs and the Fit for Work scheme
(University of Plymouth) An editorial by primary care researchers at Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, and published in the British Journal of General Practice, analyses the GP role in the sickness certification process and the new Fit for Work scheme and suggests that GPs are key to supporting individuals to maintain the hope and belief that they can work, 'rather than adding to the numbers of individuals off work on long term sickness who may have been able to work.' (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 29, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news