November 2013, featured content:
"Stem cell research's promising future in dentistry"
Dental researchers are excited about the future uses of stem cells in dentistry. From growing teeth to harvesting dental stem cells, learn about the current advancements being made.
"Is modern nutrition causing more caries in children?"
In September we covered the U.S. Diabetes epidemic and what that means for oral health. Now the same American diet that's causing diabetes is looked at from the angle of childhood caries.
"My plans to return to Alaska as a public health dentist"
Zaz Staheli is a dental student at Marquette but grew up in an Alaskan village with only 350 people. Her hometown didn't have a full-time dentist and she saw the need for oral health providers in Alaska, making her choose to return after she earns her degree.
"The dudes you didn't know were dentists"
Did you know that Mark Zuckerberg's dad is a dentist? Alabama dental student Joe Vaughn lists a few of his favorite finds that make dentistry a way cool profession.