Archive for July, 2016

Mouthguards

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouthhealthy.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – amandaBy: amanda “Imagine what it would be like if you suddenly lost one or two of your front teeth. Smiling, talking, eating—everything would suddenly be affected. Knowing how to prevent injuries to your mouth and face is especially important if you […]

Australian-first 3D tissue printing could revolutionise dentistry, periodontist says

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from ABC.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – henry…By: henry… “Professor Saso Ivanovski hopes to trial the procedure within a year. A new study using 3D printing to create tissue and bone could revolutionise dentistry and provide benefits for dental health in remote communities. Periodontist Professor Saso Ivanovski, from […]

Antibiotic Prophylaxis

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Mouthhealthy.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Kevin O’MaraBy: Kevin O’Mara “If you have had a joint replacement and taken antibiotics before dental work in the past, you may not need to make a trip to the pharmacy before your next procedure. The American Dental Association has found […]

Healthy Teeth and Special Needs Children: What Parents Need To Know

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Themouthmonsters.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr -Clarkston SCAMP “Pediatric dentists have unique expertise and extra training to treat children with special needs. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 1 in 5 households in the U.S. include at least one child with a special health care […]

Teething: As Told By A Baby Tooth

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Themouthmonsters.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Melissa “All parents know teething can be a stressful and trying time filled with sleepless nights. Here are five things parents need to know to navigate the teething landscape, straight from the source – the little tooth that can be a big […]

Is it necessary to fill a cavity in a baby tooth?

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from Themouthmonsters.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Torrey Wiley “While all parents know baby teeth eventually fall out, it’s important to keep little teeth healthy because they are the blueprint for your child’s permanent teeth. Treating a cavity in a baby tooth is crucial to ensure the tooth stays […]

Educational Philosophy

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from www.yuteh.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – jwalsh “Primary education is a fundamental period for children to develop personal virtues and strong morals, build social and personal relationships and to make sense of the vast world around them. At Yuteh, character education is our primary focus. We expect our […]

Sugar and Children’s Oral Health

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from www.bda.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Lee Coursey “Tooth decay is now the number one reason for hospital admissions among young children. Recent data have revealed a 10 per cent increase in children requiring hospital based tooth extractions in the last four years. We have been leading on […]

Don’t let piercings put a hole in your oral health

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from oralhealth.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Micke Jakobsson “A leading health charity is calling on people to understand the risks associated with oral piercings after uncovering their remarkable popularity. Research1 carried out by the Oral Health Foundation found tongue piercings are particularly popular, with 43% of people with […]

FDA to extend tobacco regulations to e-cigarettes, other products

Curated News: By Timberlake Dental curated from cnn.com – Image Courtesy of Flickr – Ferran Jordà “E-cigarettes and other tobacco products like premium cigars and hookahs will be regulated in the same way the government regulates traditional cigarettes and smokeless tobacco. Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Burwell and the commissioner of the Food and Drug […]