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Celebrity Paralympians Sign on to Kelly Brush Century Ride

ATHLETES SARAH WILL AND CHRIS WADDELL TO RIDE ON SEPT. 12 BURLINGTON, Vt., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two of the greatest Paralympic athletes in the world have signed on to participate in the Kelly Brush Century Ride on Sept. 12. Chris Waddell and Sarah Will both plan to ride in...

Atlanta Parents Brush Up on Growing Concern of Acid Erosion in Children's Teeth at Atlanta Dogwood Festival

Local family dentist and other experts on-hand to provide free education ATLANTA, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Atlanta Dogwood Festival from April 17 to 19, Atlanta parents and their children will have an opportunity to learn more about how to protect against a growing dental health con...

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is - Brush Up on Your Oral Health Today for a Healthier Tomorrow

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- With the economy taking a nose dive, Americans are cutting back on spending -- from food and travel to even medical treatments. Both healthcare and dental care are taking a back seat to more urgent needs. According to a recent survey by Cigna, a leading provid...

Pet Dental Health Campaign Urges Pet Owners Not to Brush off Dental Homecare

TOPEKA, Kan., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Because pets deserve a great quality of life, Hill's Pet Nutrition Inc., maker of Hill's(R) Prescription Diet(R) and Hill's(R) Science Diet(R) brand pet foods is cosponsoring the 15th annual Pets Need Dental Care, Too(TM) campaign. This campaign provides veter...

Kelly Brush Foundation Awards Ski Racing Safety Grants

BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just as ski resorts are opening for the season, the Kelly Brush Foundation kicked off its 2008/2009 Ski Racing Safety is No Accident Campaign with the announcement of over $20,000 in grants to ski racing clubs and programs across the country. The...

Ventas Announces Brush Departure

LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) ("Ventas" or the "Company") said today that Lisa M. Brush, Senior Vice President -- Senior Housing Development and Operations, has resigned to pursue entrepreneurial opportunities on the operating side of the senior l...

Ventas Appoints Brush SVP - Senior Housing Development and Operations

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) ("Ventas" or the "Company") said today that Lisa M. Brush, 40, has joined the Company as Senior Vice President -- Senior Housing Development and Operations. She reports to Raymond J. Lewis, Executive Vice President and...

Filipino Children Brush Teeth in Bid to Break World Record

Manila: More than 41,000 Filipino schoolchildren on Wednesday brushed their teeth simultaneously in three cities in the Philippines// in a bid to break a world record, organisers said. A total of 41,038 children gathered in open parks in Manila, the central city of Cebu and the southern city ...

Australian PM’s Brush with Cance

Janette Howard ,wife of John Howard ,the prime minister of Australia, stirred up the hearts of many when she revealed to the public// and media for the first time that she had battled cancer almost ten years ago. A patron of the National Breast Cancer Centre, she was addressing an august gathe...

A brush with the U.S. Regulators can cost a fortune

The Food and Drug Administration held a meeting with Boston Scientific to talk about the repairs in the quality control problems. A similar meeting was held in 2001 with Schering-Plough // about problems with its manufacture of asthma inhalers. But the company failed to make any amendments....

The Healing Power of Art, Dance and Expression

... CHICAGO, July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The calming strokes of a paint brush and the expression of dance and movement have an incredible ability to soothe, heal and inspire. Experiential and expressive therapies, such as art th...

Southern California Surgical Center (heart411.com) Specializes in Mitral Valve Replacement

...oracic surgery including mitral valve replacement. Fatigue shortness of breath and coughing might not seem like serious symptoms. In fact, most people brush off these seemingly minor symptoms and avoid visiting the doctor. Unfortunately, these simple symptoms can be indications of the need for mitral val...

Parents Urged to 'Make Change to Save Change' at Back-to-School Time

...ntains eight other essential nutrients, including vitamin D that helps enhance calcium absorption. Back-to-school time also is a good time to brush up on the A-B-Cs and 1-2-3s of meals and snacks that pack the most nutritional and economic value. "Even in this economy, parents can't affo...

The Friendship Stone Helps Friends Remain Healthy

...my experiences much easier,” said Cathy Raff, founder of My Stone Company. “I even had one friend who came for all my surgeries. She would brush my hair since I had no strength to do it. I went many times in the middle of the night to the emergency room. Another close friend from my neighborhoo...

Want to attract the opposite sex? It's in the Smile.

... (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090714/CG45823 ) To maintain a healthy smile, we can take the following steps: brush your teeth twice daily Floss your teeth daily Use a dental guard if you grind your teeth while sleeping Visit your dentist regularl...

Dry mouth linked to prescription and over the counter drugs

... actions dry mouth sufferers can take to alleviate the condition: brush and floss twice a day Chew sugarless gum or suck on non-citrus flavored or sour sugarless candy Drink plenty of water brush with a fluoride toothpaste to protect your teeth Use over-the-counter sal...

Dr. Donnica Moore Advocates that Women Follow a Preventive Dental Health Routine that Includes Crest Pro-Health Enamel Shield

...hree features - CrissCross(R) bristles, gum stimulators and a textured tongue and cheek cleaner - to provide seven essential oral care benefits in one brush for a cleaner, healthier mouth. It is tough on plaque and gentle on enamel and gums. For more information, visit www.crestproheal...

Grab a Tool and Change Your Brain

... meaning that "you don't need to pay attention to your feet at every step or visually look in the mirror and visually control your movements while you brush your teeth." Understanding more about the human body's schema could lead to better understanding of such diseases as anorexia, in which people thin...

UGA researchers achieve breakthrough in effort to develop tiny biological fuel cells

...how electrical charges move through organic materials." The next step for Locklin is to develop appropriate applications. For example, his polymer brush technique might be used in a range of devices that interface with living tissue, such as biochemical sensors, prosthetic limbs, pacemakers or bionic e...

New Survey Shows Americans Strongly Support Guaranteed Dental Coverage in Healthcare Reform

... "As routines change for summer, this is a great time of year to focus on dental care habits, spend extra time with our children in teaching them to brush their teeth, and to ask our elected officials to support health care for our entire body - including our mouth," said Oral Health America's President ...

New Tests Spot Tough-to-Detect Cancers Sooner

...hat is a further stricture -- or narrowing -- caused by a tumor. The new testing procedure starts with an endoscopic procedure in which the doctors brush off cells from the duct for study. Traditional cytology is then performed to look for abnormally shaped cells, a search repeated with the additional u...

Say Cheese With Milk

...Pajamas on: Check. Favorite bedtime book: Check. brush teeth: Sigh. Suddenly, the nightly routine can come to a screeching halt if the child hates to brush his teeth. According to a 2006 report by the Dent...pping spree at a toy store, plus an electric tooth brush and GOT MILK? goodies. "A picture-perfect s...

CVMF Advises on How to Save Money on Veterinary Bills

... see your veterinarian early for ear discomfort. Periodontal Disease:   Train puppies that brushing is normal -- start early. brush the teeth and gums. You must train them to accept it. Teach them this is not optional. Allow regular professional dental cleanings from age two on...

Hispanics Placing Their Oral Health at Risk by Cutting Back on Routine Dental Care

...ation recommends the following tips for daily oral care: brush your teeth twice a day, with a soft-bristled brush. The size and shape of your brush should fit your mouth, allowing you to reach all areas easily. When...

First-of-its-Kind Study Released at the SGNA 36th Annual Conference Reveals Inconsistency in GI Endoscope Reprocessing

...isting reprocessing guidelines. Inconsistency in brushing, detergent flush, rinsing, alcohol flushes and forced-air drying times: brush times ranged from 10 seconds to 2:30 minutes. Detergent flush times ranged from 18 seconds to 2:45 minutes. Sites with consist...

50 Million Americans Can Have Their Pie & Eat It Too!

...s and refrigerate uncovered until cooled completely. Top with sliced strawberries. Heat jelly in the microwave until it reaches a thin consistency and brush onto the strawberries. Cool in refrigerator for at least 4 hours. Nutritional Information: Serves 8 (per serving) Calories: ...

Clarisonic Pounds the Pavement 'Pink' Offering Generous Donation at 2009 Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women

...ers and walkers participants crossed the finish line. The essential first step in your daily skin care ritual, Clarisonic is professional-caliber brush skin cleansing that uses a gentle sonic micro-massage action to cleanse deeply. Clarisonic gently clears pores without harsh abrasion or chemicals, cl...

Acid Drinks Blamed for Increase in Tooth Erosion

...r way to help stop erosion is to hold off on brushing your teeth for about a half-hour after drinking a soda or a glass of juice, Hewlett said. If you brush right after, you're adding insult to injury by scrubbing at enamel already softened by the acid attack "You've removed a microscopic layer of ename...

CDC Recommends Flocked Swabs and Copan-Manufactured Viral Transport Media for Collection of H1N1 (Swine Flu) Virus

...e or nasal was, which are considered the gold standard for upper respiratory virus samples. The open structure of Copan Flocked Swabs acts like a soft brush that efficiently dislodges and collects cells and mucus, then releases the sample immediately when put in a viral transport medium. In Ontario, the A...

Pennsylvania Dental Association Announces Winners of Annual Statewide Third-Grade Student Poster Contest

...d that she truly understands the importance of good oral health. "Camp brush A Lot" was the theme of second-place winner Kyle Pifer's poster. Kyle, a th...rushes over a campfire. Complete with a tent and a cooler of floss, at Camp brush A Lot "we never miss a dirty spot!" Kyle will receive a $500 educational sa...

Acid Erosion In Children's Teeth Growing Concern Among Dentists

... most parents know how important it is for kids to brush their teeth twice a day and floss regularly to pro...a Meeske. "The popular adage is that it's best to brush after every meal; however, children should avoid b...foundation for acid wear protection by having them brush twice daily with Sensodyne ProNamel(TM) for Childr...

Pennsylvania Dental Association Cautions Patients: Don't Forgo Dental Visits Because of the Economy

...ions are that patients: Floss at least once a day. brush teeth twice daily for at least two minutes each time. Remember to brush all tooth surfaces, as well as the tongue. PDA also urges...

Statement by Shelby Knox on the Introduction of the REAL Act

...ush that looked like it had been used to scrub toilets and ask if she would brush her teeth with it. When she predictably said "no," he would pull out another toothbrush, this one pristine in its original box, and ask if she would brush her teeth with that one. When she answered in the affirmative, he turned to...

New Probiotic Supplement Helps Consumers Fight Unhealthy Teeth and Gums

...st unhealthy teeth and gums, plaque, and bad breath." The recommended dosage is one lozenge per day, but, as always, consumers should continue to brush and floss for good oral hygiene. GUM(R) PerioBalance(TM) comes in a 28-day pack and is lactose free. It can be taken with other medications, foo...

Align Technology Announces International Availability of Invisalign Teen(TM)

...e see with traditional fixed appliances such as broken wires and brackets and poor oral hygiene," said Dr. Schupp. "With Invisalign Teen, patients can brush and floss more effectively, thus helping reduce the risk of decalcification and increase the level of their overall oral health." Invisalign Tee...

One of North America's Largest Exhibitions of Dental Products Brings More than 30,000 Dental Professionals to Chicago

...even the tiniest baby hands can hold and learn to brush their teeth (don't forget -- tooth decay can star...vey, the society learned: Dentists brush up and often. More than 30 percent of dentists surveyed brush more than three times a day. And half of dentists...

Top Ten Budget Tips to Keep Your Teeth Healthy at Home

...enamel and help prevent cavities. 4. Wait to brush after acidic drinks. If you consume a lot of acid...beverages, like orange juice and soda pop, wait to brush for at least 20 minutes to reduce the chance of en...ning rinse after brushing. Don't swallow! 6. brush with baking soda. Plain baking soda is a gentle a...

Hard Economic Times Affect Patients, Dentists - and the Tooth Fairy

...fairy should pony up $5 per tooth! Dentists brush up and often. More than 30 percent of dentists surveyed brush more than three times a day. And half of dentists brush the recommended twice a day. Floss friendly...

The State of the Tooth: Chicago-Area Residents Talk Dental

... teeth and gums. How often do they brush and floss? 21 percent floss thei...ss their teeth seldom or never. 58 percent brush their teeth at least twice daily. 36 percent brush once daily. 7 percent...

Discover Whole Body Wellness Through a Revolutionary - and Natural - Approach to Dental Care

... 10 years to their lives, yet they despise dental visits. Consumers buy floss and tuck it in the back of the drawer. They buy expensive toothpaste but brush for 15 seconds. They covet whiter teeth but drink coffee, followed by soda, finished off with some tea. People understand the value of dental car...
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