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ADA Asks Dentists to Enlist in Fight against Prescription Drug Abuse

September 29th is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day as organized by The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).  This Take-Back Day gives the public  the opportunity to prevent pill-abuse and theft by ridding homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. In support of this, the American Dental Association (ADA) urged dentists to counsel their […]

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Take two minutes to brush – American Dental Association – ADA.org

The Ad Council partnered with the American Dental Association (ADA) and 35 other groups in the dental community to form the Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives and  produced a campaign that addresses children’s oral health. The national public service announcement campaign entitled “Kids’ Healthy Mouths” launched on August 14th, 2012. It encourages kids to […]

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ADA Releases Survey Results

A Survey with Teeth: Most of us have no idea what we’re talking about when it comes to dental habits and oral health The Chicago Tribune posted the results of an American Dental Association (ADA) survey. The release of the survey results coincides with the launch of the website mouthhealthy.org, which aims to bring “oral […]

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Rock Your Smile: It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM). NCDHM observances began in Ohio in February 1941. Since then, the concept has grown into a nationwide program, spearheaded by the American Dental Association (ADA) which held its first national observance of Children’s Dental Health Day on February 8, 1949. The slogan for this year’s campaign is […]

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