| Feb 3, 2012
| 11:15 AM
When Zach Hoffman joined his father's dental practice, it wasn't to drill down on cavities – it was to drill down on the multimedia platform for marketing and management of the website.
Hoffman's experience became the foundation for what is now...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Fruit juices are popular beverages for toddlers and children today.
While often advertised as healthy options, too much juice can provide them with too many calories and too much sugar. A few consequences of this include excess weight gain and dental...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 8:21 AM
A mother's grief says it all: " I miss her so much."
Farah Torres says her daughter six-year-old Kyneicha died eight years ago while being treated by a dentist, Dr. Patrick Bamgboye, but the memories have come flooding back after word that a second child...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 3:27 PM
A new $320,000 RV-like mobile dental unit is helping Walnut Street Community Health Center in downtown Hagerstown expand its dental-care services to more children in the community, health center Executive Director Kim Murdaugh said Monday.
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:01 PM
The city of Eastborough joins in on the support to add fluoride to Wichita's water supply.
A resolution was passed unanimously during Tuesday night's City Council meeting to support water fluoridation. The resolution is similar to the one Derby approved....
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:57 PM
With so many things to think about, expectant mothers sometimes neglect their teeth, but this can have implications for their unborn babies. In response, the advocacy group Maryland Dental Action Coalition is educating women about proper oral hygiene...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Wichitans for Healthy Teeth fight to add fluoride to the water supply. Friday the group submitted more than 11,000 signatures to the city council. The petition asks the council to adopt a fluoride ordinance or to put the issue to a public vote.
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:40 AM
Nancy A. Leamond Discusses New AARP Surveys
A key voting bloc: non-retired baby boomers ages 50-64, is driven by economic anxieties that extend well behind the single issue of jobs, according to a new series of surveys from AARP. The surveys show the...
| Aug 9, 2012
In a dental office overlooking the Magnificent Mile, Valerie Carlson teared up as she recalled traumatic dental surgery that left her filled with fear when she was a teenager.
On this day, she was to undergo preparatory work for dental implants. Normally...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 5:21 PM
It had the appearance, novelty and friendliness of a mobile home.
A step inside revealed a computer and screen with enticing children’s characters.
But this was no cross-country jaunt in a motor home. A glance to the left or the right revealed...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:36 PM
As you continue to introduce new foods to your toddler, you might think adding juice to his or her meals is a great way to include a fruit or vegetable. However, you may just be adding extra sugar instead.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)...