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14 hours ago
'Missing' virus detected in dozens of children paralyzed by polio-like illness »
Study is first to find clear signs of enterovirus in nervous system of AFM patients, strongest evidence to date that disea...
14 hours ago
A Simple “Look” by a Dental Hygienist Could Save a Life »
As dental professionals, we are super busy; sometimes running behind, yet, trying to be as thorough as we can, while givin...
14 hours ago
If your health care provider is nice, you'll feel less pain »
Having blood drawn by a courteous health care provider can really take the sting out of those procedures, suggests a study...
21 hours ago
New ADA standards, technical reports available for comment »
The ADA Standards Committee on Dental Products has approved the following standards for circulation and comment: MORE...
21 hours ago
Join EU-OSHA in marking the European Week for Safety and Health at Work 2019 »
Between 21 and 25 October the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and its network of partners mark a s...
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Safety Symposium Slated for Chicago »
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry will host a safety symposium on “Hidden Threats and Safe Practices: Steps to C...
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Coming Clean »
Surface disinfection is key to a safe dental environment. MORE >>
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Blood-Borne Viruses: A Path Toward Global Control »
Major blood-borne viruses — human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B virus (HBV), and hepatitis C virus (HCV) — sti...
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Vaccine exemption rates among US kindergartners continue to climb, CDC says »
There has been a small increase in vaccine exemption rates among kindergarteners in the United States, according to a new...
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Preventing Infections in Older Adults: The Importance of Good Oral Health »
Older adults are at high-risk for oral infections and any associated complications that may result in tooth loss. Over tim...
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Instrument Cassettes: An Effective Infection Control Precaution »
Instrument processing and recirculation involves a complex, sequenced series of events that requires qualified dental heal...
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—October 13, 2019 »
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—October 13, 2019 MORE >>
Saturday, October 19, 2019
WHO TB 2019 report: Unprecedented political commitment leads to unprecedented progress »
But with a $3.3 billion shortfall in funding, gaps in treatment and prevention among the most vulnerable still take 4,000...
Friday, October 18, 2019
Is exposure to disinfectants, cleaning products at work associated with COPD among female nurses? »
This observational study investigated an association between exposure to disinfectants and cleaning products at work and r...
Friday, October 18, 2019
Mount Sinai researchers bring us one step closer to universal influenza vaccine »
The scourge of the influenza virus devastates health and claims many lives worldwide each year. It is especially daunting...
Friday, October 18, 2019
Infection Control in Healthcare Personnel: Infrastructure and Routine Practices for Occupational Inf »
This document, Infection Control in Healthcare Personnel: Infrastructure and Routine Practices for Occupational Infection...
Friday, October 18, 2019
Candidate Ebola Vaccine Still Effective when Highly Diluted, Macaque Study Finds »
Scientists Hope Findings Mean Vaccine Supplies Could Stretch Farther. MORE >>
Friday, October 18, 2019
CDC, States Update Number of Cases of Lung Injury Associated with Use of E-cigarette, or Vaping, Pro »
CDC has announced the updated number of confirmed and probable lung injury cases, deaths* associated with the use of e-cig...
Friday, October 18, 2019
NIDCR Seeks Ways to Reduce Dental Fear »
People range from being comfortable to fearful when it comes to visiting the dentist. Being afraid enough to skip basic ca...
Friday, October 18, 2019
Statement on continued progress enhancing patient access to high-quality, low-cost generic drugs »
FDA generic drug approvals reach record high in fiscal year 2019 MORE >>
Friday, October 18, 2019
Study: Dental specialists prescribe millions of antibiotics »
Dentists and other dental specialists wrote about 9 million antibiotic prescriptions to patients during a three-year perio...
Friday, October 18, 2019
New study: Opioid crisis cost US economy $631B over 4 years »
The opioid crisis cost the U.S. economy $631 billion from 2015 through last year — and it may keep getting more expensive,...
Friday, October 18, 2019
MMWR Weekly »
Weekly / Vol. 68 / No. 41 MORE >>
Thursday, October 17, 2019
FDA Approves Baloxavir Marboxil for Patients at High Risk of Flu Complications »
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental New Drug Application for baloxavir marboxil (Xofluza...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
7 million people receive record levels of lifesaving TB treatment but 3 million still miss out »
More people received life-saving treatment for tuberculosis (TB) in 2018 than ever before, largely due to improved detecti...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Nation’s Top Health Organizations Band Together to Urge Patients to Get Flu Vaccinations to Prevent »
For the first time, the American Lung Association, the American Diabetes Association (ADA), and the American Heart Associa...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
New CDC Prevention Epicenters Program Research Highlights Innovation and Best Practices for PPE Use »
Unrecognized spread of germs from healthcare personnel (HCP) contamination occurs every day in healthcare settings, posing...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Why Dr. Fauci Never Misses a Flu Shot »
NIAID Director Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., explains why getting the flu shot is so important for individual health and to prev...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
ADA supports legislation regulating vaping devices »
The ADA reiterated its support for legislation aimed at regulating vaping devices and liquids in the same manner the Food...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Scientists work toward a rapid point-of-care diagnostic test for Lyme disease »
A study published in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology describes a new rapid assay for Lyme disease that could lead t...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Is a universal flu vaccine in our future? »
Scientists have embarked on the hunt for a universal flu vaccine, but it is proving to be a more difficult task than antic...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Opioid guidelines for common dental surgical procedures: a multidisciplinary panel consensus. »
One in 16 patients prescribed opioids after a surgical procedure will become a long-term user. The lack of procedure-speci...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Improving the Awareness of Musculoskeletal Disorder Risks Among Dental Educators. »
Prolonged and static postures among dental workforce personnel may lead to work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs)....
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Impact of HPV Immunization Training on Dental Hygiene Students' Attitudes and Confidence Regarding H »
This study found that the participants' knowledge and confidence regarding HPV, HPV-related OPC, and HPV immunization incr...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
IAC Express #1453 »
News from the Immunization Action Coalition. MORE >>

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