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Thursday
May312012

SNACKING OURSELVES SICK — Editorial · Dr. Mary Jennings, Editor, WSDA News

   A few months ago, I was surprised to find myself assigned to the ADA Task Force on Childhood Nutrition. I was surprised because while I know as much about nutrition as the next dentist, I find it difficult to put my

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Thursday
May312012

DrBicuspid.com Runs Story on Dental Management Legislation and the FTC

The attached story on dental management legislation and the Federal Trade Commission was published today on Dr.Bicuspid.com. The entire story is posted below or can be read at DrBicuspid.com.

FTC opposes NC dental management legislation
By Kathy Kincade, Editor in Chief

May 31, 2012 -- The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a letter to the North Carolina General Assembly stating its opposition to pending legislation that would give the state dental board more control over contracts between dentists and out-of-state dental management chains.

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Wednesday
May302012

Resources for Questions on Dental X-rays

Recently, there has been coverage in the media regarding dental radiographs.  For those who want more information about dental x-rays, including frequently asked questions, please visit the ADA’s public resource page.

For Patients

For Dentists

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Tuesday
May292012

The PNDC Has Gone Mobile!

The PNDC has gone mobile! Available now in your "app" store for iPhone, iPad, Android, and Blackberry devices. Browse exhibitors, build your lecture schedule, or explore the city — all in the palm of your hand!

All work and no play makes Jack (and Jill) dull, so we’ve added an additional feature to our mobile app — a scavenger hunt that begins June 1. Comprised of a series of “missions,” the hunt requires players to find and photograph a number of objects for each stage of the contest. At noon on June 15, the player who has amassed the greatest number of correct mission photographs will win either a Blu-ray disc player, or a Kindle Fire, courtesy of Moss Adams. Log in, sign up and start collecting on June 1!