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  • October 18, 2017 Newsdesk

    Infection control standards in California updated in new law

    Legislation to improve infection control safety in dentistry passed the Legislature and was signed into law Oct. 2 by Gov. Jerry Brown. An outbreak of mycobacterial infection in Southern California that led to the hospitalization of more than 60 children...

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  • July 9, 2017 Newsdesk

    Florida Dental Renewal Online Courses 2017 | Early Bird Special!

    Summer Savings SALE on Florida Dental License Renewal Online Courses | Early Bird sales event for Dentists, Hygienists, and Assistants.  All courses updated for 2017 with Florida laws, updated health statistics, and public safety information. is an approved Florida...

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  • June 13, 2017 Newsdesk

    EPA Reinstates Regulation of Amalgam Waste

    June 13, 2017 -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will lift its hold on finalized standards to reduce the discharge of mercury and other metals in wastewater from dental practices into municipal sewage treatment plants on June 14, 2017....

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  • June 5, 2017 Newsdesk

    Better and Stronger Antibiotic Fights Bacterial Resistance

    New Antibiotic Packs a Punch Against Bacterial Resistance LA JOLLA, CA – May 29, 2017 – Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have given new superpowers to a lifesaving antibiotic called vancomycin, an advance that could eliminate the threat...

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  • Calling all Dental Writers, Editors, Webinar Presenters
    May 20, 2017 Newsdesk

    Calling all Dental Writers, Editors, Webinar Presenters is looking for professionals to join us while our continuing education business grows. We are looking for dental material editors, course writers, and webinar presenters. We concentrate in core subjects, particularly infection control in the dental setting with quality...

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  • Dental Pros: More Information About Zika Virus
    May 9, 2017 Newsdesk

    Dental Pros: More Information About Zika Virus

    Updated information about Zika virus for all dental professionals: As United States policymakers debate how to devote money and resources to the Zika virus outbreak, understanding the potential economic impact of the virus in the US is key. Now, using...

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  • April 7, 2017 Newsdesk

    News for Dental Assistants in California about Practical Exam

    Suspension of the Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Practical Examination x On April 6, 2017, the Dental Board of California (Board) voted to suspend the Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) practical examination as a result of the findings of the review of...

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