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Regulation of EPA on the reinstatement of amalgam wastes
16.06.2017 | News americas

Regulation of EPA on the reinstatement of amalgam wastes

EPA, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency lifts its hold on the finalized standards for the reduction of the clearance of mercury and other metals in wastewaters from dental practices into the municipal sewage treatment facilities on June 14th, 2017. The rule will come into force on July 14th, 2017 with the effective date for dental practices of July 14th, 2020.

In December 2016, the modified standards were originally issued by the EPA. It was planned that they would be issued in the Fede

The new method of pulp regeneration by using stem cells
20.01.2017 | News americas

The new method of pulp regeneration by using stem cells

American scientists have found a new way of pulp tissue regeneration.

According to the recent research of scientists from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM), collagen-based biomaterial enriched with stem cells can be used for activation of pulp regeneration. This method was successfully tested on animals.

For this experiment the researchers used a mix of pulp tissue, gelat

Scuba diving may cause dental problems
16.01.2017 | News americas

Scuba diving may cause dental problems

Scientists from Buffalo University report that all scuba divers should be aware of hidden thread of their hobby. According to the research, scuba diving may thread divers’ dental health.

Scuba diving is one of the most popular activities all over the world. However, only a few people know that it is necessary to visit a dentist before diving. According to American scientists, change in pressure

Scientists proved denefits of laser treatments in dentistry
24.10.2016 | News americas

Scientists proved denefits of laser treatments in dentistry

Researchers have developed computer simulations showing how lasers attack various bacteria in oral cavity. With this study, it is possible to carry out more effective debridement, killing bacteria and promoting better dental health.

Scientists have published the results of simulations depicting various laser wavelengths aimed at virtual bacterial colonies in periodontal tissue that can cause gi

Amalgam fillings may increase levels of mercury in the body
17.10.2016 | News americas

Amalgam fillings may increase levels of mercury in the body

Many discussions have been made concerning mercury and its influence on human body. It was unclear how dental fillings are connected with mercury level in organism. However, recent research has proved that there is an interconnection between numbers of amalgam fillings and mercury level.

It was the first study that has proved that people with multiple dental fillings demonstrate significantly i

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