Dental News Army Introduces Combat Gum

Army Introduces Combat Gum

Dental emergencies account for ten percent of all injuries that cause soldiers to be evacuated from the battlefield. Ranging from mild infections like gingivitis, there are 47 types of dental emergencies that soldiers face while serving. The Army Institute of Surgical Research is looking to reduce those numbers dramatically. Over the course of seven years …

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Dental News New Technology Looks to Eliminate Fillings

New Technology Looks to Eliminate Fillings

For those who have suffered year after year replacing those painful fillings, listen up: a new product can potentially eliminate fillings by using electric currents to push calcium and minerals into the teeth, effectively rebuilding themselves. Currently, patients who need a filling often find themselves back in the chair once the repair fails. As the …

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