Dentists ‘should dole out diet tips and advice on alcohol intake’

Dentists should give patients advice about eating more healthily and cutting down an alcohol, while they are carrying out a check-up, a new report suggests. Think-tanks said those sitting in the dentist’s chair were “perfectly placed” to absorb tips about how to live more healthily. Read more: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/11/02/dentists-should-dole-diet-tips-advice-alcohol-intake/

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Dental practices must have licences to play music

Dentists playing music in their practice must have relevant licences or risk legal proceedings, the MDDUS has said. The warnings come after Dentistry.co.uk reported on the case of Società Consortile Fonografici v Marco Del Corso, which found that broadcasting music within dental practices in Italy does not entitle the practice pay remuneration. The Court of Justice

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Would you let someone who’s not a dentist pull your teeth?

Need a tooth pulled or a cavity filled? Forget the dentist. A number of states are allowing or considering letting “dental therapists,” professionals with a lower level of training, do the job. In dozens of countries and a handful of U.S. states, dental therapists also sometimes called advanced dental hygiene practitioners help fill gaps in

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Can banking baby teeth treat diabetes?

Dental stem cells: a future of possibilities For years, stem cells from umbilical cord blood and bone marrow have been used to treat blood and bone marrow diseases, blood cancers and metabolic and immune disorders. Although there is the potential for dental stem cells to be used in the same way, researchers are only beginning

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