We assessed AGD
in 889 infants (463 male, 426 female).
By hosting screenings at the AGD
2014 Annual Meeting & Exhibits, the AGD
Foundation hopes to spread the word about oral cancer and promote the general dentist's role in early detection.
McCarthy, DDS , MDT Co-Founder and AGD
member comments that, "it is a strange choice of priorities for a dental healthcare organization when 85% of adult Americans suffer from gum disease--a life threatening and always treatable infection increasingly associated with various systemic conditions.
Farmer brings more than 25 years of experience as a dentist to his role with the Houston AGD
was measured by the examiner using a Vernier calipers.
The only available historical data on AGD
in male human infants (Salazar-Martinez et al.
2004)] used an alternative measure of AGD
in human infants.
In the first study to look at the link between AGD
and EDC exposure in humans, Shanna Swan, a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Rochester, and her colleagues collected data from 85 mother-son pairs participating in the Study for Future Families, a multicenter pregnancy cohort study.
Finkel's commitment to the profession, willingness to give back to his community and recognition as a role model among his peers is why he is a great example of an AGD
Lifelong Learning & Service Recognition recipient," says AGD
President, Paula Jones, DDS, FAGD.
During a child's first dental visit, the dentist can carefully examine the development of the child's mouth," says AGD
Spokesperson Kay Jordan, DDS, FAGD.
in male rats is normally about twice that in females, and a similar sex difference is evident in humans (Salazar-Martinez et al.
Sticky, chewy candies are cavity-causing culprits," says AGD
spokesperson Connie White, DDS, FAGD.