Are magazines during a dentist a health risk? Publications 'can widespread germs and should be thrown out after a week'

October 22, 2012

By Fiona Macrae Science Correspondent PUBLISHED: 18:49 EST, 21 Oct 2012 | UPDATED: 01:59 EST, 22 Oct 2012 Magazines in a watchful room can yield a acquire daze before carrying to face a dentist. But they could do some-more mistreat than good by swelling germs, explain infection experts. They insist that magazines should be thrown […]

Eve Samples: Mysterious ad triggers memories of dentist with AIDS

September 16, 2012

In life and in death, poser hidden Dr. David Acer. More than dual decades after 6 of a Jensen Beach dentist’s patients were putrescent with HIV, it’s still not transparent accurately how he upheld a pathogen on to them. Perhaps Acer cut his fingers, that reportedly had mislaid feeling since of AIDS-related neuropathy. Perhaps his […]

Three ex-patients of Denver-area dentist exam certain for infection

August 2, 2012

Three people who sought contrast after being warned about probable infection bearing from a Denver-area dentist have tested positive, state health officials announced Wednesday morning. The 3 were patients of Dr. Stephen Stein between 1999 and 2011 and had perceived notifications since a dentist reused sedation syringes for days during a time, a state said. […]

Denver military questioning dentist for medication fraud

July 15, 2012

Denver military contend they have an “active, ongoing” review into purported medication rascal by verbal surgeon Dr. Stephen Stein, after state officials pronounced Stein also might have risked infecting thousands of his patients. Police and district-attorney officials pronounced they did not know if a examine would enhance to embody questions of studious harm. The state […]

Protect Your Pearly Whites–Wear a Mouthguard

September 2, 2011

To: HEALTH AND NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Lauren Henderson, Academy of General Dentistry, +1-312-440-4974, media@agd.org Sept. 1 to 7 is National Childhood Injury Prevention Week CHICAGO, Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), some-more than half of a 7 million sports and recreation-related injuries that start any year […]