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New Review Links Vitamin D with Lower Rates of Tooth Decay
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New Review Links Vitamin D with Lower Rates of Tooth Decay

According to a release from the University of Washington, a new review of existing studies points toward a potential role for vitamin D in helping to...

| 6 years ago
Happy Thanksgiving!
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Happy Thanksgiving!

A very special thank you from Spear to all the readers of the Spear Review and those who connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. This...

| 6 years ago
Study Suggests Fear of Dentist is Passed on By Parents
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Study Suggests Fear of Dentist is Passed on By Parents

According to a release from Platforma SINC, a new study suggests the emotional transmission of dentist fear among family members and analyzes the different...

| 6 years ago
Monthly Spotlight [October/November]
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Monthly Spotlight [October/November]

With all of the great content offered by the Spear faculty and guest writers each month, we want to make certain that you don't miss any of it. The following...

| 6 years ago
How to Start a Spear Study Club - Infographic
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How to Start a Spear Study Club - Infographic

Study clubs provide customized, small group learning. Learn at the group's pace through Spear's extensive resource of Study Club learning modules.

| 6 years ago
Dental Anesthesiology Rejected as Specialty
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Dental Anesthesiology Rejected as Specialty

According to ADA News, a proposal to make dental anesthesiology an ADA-recognized specialty was denied by the House of Delegates Oct. 22. The...

| 6 years ago
Monthly Spotlight [September/October]
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Monthly Spotlight [September/October]

With all of the great content offered by the Spear Faculty and guest writers each month, we want to make certain that you don't miss any of it. The following...

| 6 years ago
Monthly Spotlight [August/September]
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Monthly Spotlight [August/September]

With all of the great content offered by the Spear Faculty and guest writers each month, we want to make certain that you don't miss any of it. The following...

| 7 years ago
New Discovery May Help Prevent Gum Disease
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New Discovery May Help Prevent Gum Disease

According to a University of Louisville press release, a scientist has found a way to prevent inflammation and bone loss surrounding the teeth by blocking...

| 7 years ago
Take a Capsule to Fight Gum Disease?
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Take a Capsule to Fight Gum Disease?

Scientists described another treatment approach for gum disease in a report delivered at the 244th National Meeting & Exposition of the American...

| 7 years ago
Monthly Spotlight July/August
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Monthly Spotlight July/August

With all of the great content offered by the Spear Faculty and guest writers each month, we want to make certain that you don't miss any of it. The following...

| 7 years ago
Stem Cell Therapy Could Provide More Effective Bone Regeneration
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Stem Cell Therapy Could Provide More Effective Bone Regeneration

Researchers found that using stem cells to re-grow craniofacial tissues—mainly bone—proved quicker, more effective and less invasive than traditional bone regeneration...

| 7 years ago