Very Low COVID Infection Rate Among Dental Hygienists
Dental hygienists have a low rate of COVID-19, even though their jobs are considered high-risk, a new study says.
9 hours ago - Web MD - 8 articles
Low Rate of COVID-19 Among Dental Hygienists
A new research has revealed 3.1% of dental hygienists have had COVID-19 based on data collected in October 2020.
20 hours ago - Medindia Health - 9 articles
Study takes a closer look at the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on dental hygienists
Despite having been designated as high risk for COVID-19 by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, a new study finds 3.1 percent of dental hygienists have had...
1 day ago - News Medical - 2 articles
You May Be Surprised by the Type of American Who is Postponing Basic Health Care During the Pandemic
There's more than one way to get sick during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can contract the virus, of course, as more than 28 million Americans already have. Or you can dodge the...
2 days ago - Time - 3 articles
Do implant-supported prostheses affect bioavailability of nutrients of complete and partially edentulous patients? A systematic review with meta-analysis
Debate still exists about the impact of dental implant-supported prostheses on nutritional status of partially and complete edentulous patients. This review aims to answer the...
2 days ago - Clinical Nutrition
One in five adults suffers from dental anxiety or phobia in Sweden
In Sweden, approximately one in five adults suffers from dental anxiety or phobia. The number has decreased over time, but still, an important part of the population has major...
2 days ago - News Medical
Dental Care Disrupted By COVID-19
COVID-19 pandemic has impacted dental care among children, as reported by one-third of parents in a poll.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Virus transmission by dental tools and prevention by antiviral agent
Researchers at the University of Ljubljana have demonstrated how a virus can spread by droplets during ultrasonic scaler operation and how this spread can be mitigated by...
9 days ago - News Medical
Kid's Dental Care Disrupted Due to COVID-19
1 in 3 parents feel COVID-19 has made it harder to get preventive dental care for their child; families with Medicaid may face greater barriers.
9 days ago - Medindia Health
New poll highlights how COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted children's dental care
A third of parents say the COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult to get dental care for their children, a new national poll suggests.
10 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
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Remains of Melissa Caddick found, but the mystery only deepens
Police and ASIC probably have even more questions now, while a coronial inquiry will likely commence, bringing the various strands of this extraordinary story together.
‘You preyed upon a young girl': Uber driver jailed for five years after...
The 32-year-old driver told the 18-year-old woman he could ‘make the ride cheaper' before raping her in the back of his car.
Cate Blanchett receives lifetime honour as G'Day USA goes virtual
Author Liane Moriarty and actor Aaron Pedersen were also honoured at the annual awards gala.
Researchers identify 'violent' processes that cause wheezing in the lungs
A team of engineers has identified the 'violent' physical processes at work inside the lungs which cause wheezing, a condition which affects up to a quarter of the world's...
Seeing schizophrenia: X-rays shed light on neural differences, point toward...
An international research team used the ultrabright X-rays of the Advanced Photon Source to examine neurons in the brains of schizophrenia patients. What they learned may help...
You've got to move it, move it
Research suggests that light-intensity physical activity, including shopping or a casual walk, may protect against mobility disability in older women.
Problem and non-problem gamblers differ in the gratifications sought from...
A study carried out by the J.E. Cairnes School of Business and Economics at NUI Galway has examined how the different gratifications sought from mobile gambling explain...
KAUST researchers develop a safe, fast and cheap testing method to detect...
A safe, fast and cheap testing method that uses magnetic nanoparticles to detect viruses in both clinical and wastewater samples has been developed by KAUST researchers.
Victims of 2011 Brisbane flood to receive $440m settlement
Thousands of victims of the 2011 Brisbane and Ipswich floods are set to receive compensation after a $440 million settlement.
El Salvador is first Central American country to eliminate malaria
El Salvador became the first Central American country and 38th country globally to eliminate malaria, the Pan American Health Organization announced. “Malaria has afflicted...