CDA Presents offers plenty of education

ANAHEIM, Calif., USA: CDA Presents the Art and Science of Dentistry is offering many educational opportunities for attendees. In the lecture halls, hundreds of courses and hands-on workshops are being offered, covering just about every topic in every specialty. On the exhibit hall floor, many companies are offering presentations right in their booths.

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California Dental Association encourages dental visit for oral cancer screening

SACRAMENTO, Calif., USA: The California Dental Association is encouraging the general public to visit a dentist for an oral cancer screening. “Oral cancer screenings can help improve your chances of detecting any abnormal tissue or cancer early on,” said CDA President Walt Weber, DDS. “When cancer is caught early, it can be easier to treat.”

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Schein becomes ‘Super Sponsor’ of Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has elevated its three decades of commitment to the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP), the advocate for “The Safest Dental Visit,” by becoming an organizational “Super Sponsor” for 2015. Super Sponsors are corporate members that go beyond the basic membership to become strategic partners in OSAP’s mission and messaging.

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Seattle Mariners step up to the plate for oral cancer screenings

HOUSTON, Texas, USA: Baseball is the great American pastime, but it has also carried along with it a few bad habits through the years, including the use of tobacco. In late February, the Seattle Mariners reported to Peoria, Ariz., for spring training. Once there, the players and coaches went through several health tests and screenings to ensure they are in “tip top” shape.

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