Screenings by dentists for the most common chronic medical diseases could save the American health care system as much as $102.6 million annually, according to a new study conducted by the ADA Health Policy Resources Center.
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For the last 22 years, Dr. Sherwin R. Shinn has dedicated his life to providing oral health care to underserved people. For his efforts, Dr. Shinn has been honored with the 2013 ADA Humanitarian Award.
Last week, the American Dental Association announced updated recommendations for dental X-ray examinations. The ADA's Council on Scientific Affairs collaborated with the FDA on developing the recommendations.
In the past few months, the American Dental Association (ADA), in conjunction with a host of partners, has released two important resources focusing on oral health education.
Mouth Healthy, the ADA's new public-focused website is full of facts and tips about the mouth and its link to overall health. It contains an A-Z listing of oral health related topics, and loads