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Dentist Had Child Porn, Spread HIV Intentionally, FBI Says

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.21.2015 | Crime

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A Professional Woman Is a Role Model for Her Children - The Life of a Dentist

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 11.19.2015 | Parents
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

How do women measure success? Is it by mothering and having a career? How do they carry out both forms of work to their satisfaction? What helps? What hurts?

Everything You Need to Know About Baby Teeth -- Infographic

Andrew Swiatowicz | Posted 11.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Andrew Swiatowicz

Last month, I told you everything you need to know about baby teeth. Here's an infographic I created with some of that information.

Little Bird Dentist Makes A Special House Call For Giraffe In Tanzania

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 11.09.2015 | Good News

This doctor is so fly. A wildlife photographer spotted a red-billed oxpecker picking food out of a giraffe’s teeth, and caught the incredible (...

Measuring Success

Lori Lee | Posted 10.14.2015 | Impact
Lori Lee

Success can be achieved by doing what we are capable of doing, helping someone overcome life's challenges, and even providing temporary solutions to obvious needs.None of us may be able to change everything but we become successful by changing the things we can.

Everything You Need To Know About Baby Teeth

Andrew Swiatowicz | Posted 10.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Andrew Swiatowicz

Some of the most common questions I get as a dentist have to do with deciduous teeth: When do they come in? When should parents brush them? What about flossing? I thought it might be helpful if I answered some of these questions. So here you go: everything you need to know about baby teeth.

3 (and Soon to Be 4) Ways Your Dentist Can Replace Your Missing Teeth

Andrew Swiatowicz | Posted 10.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Andrew Swiatowicz

We all know what it's like to lose a tooth. In fact, some of us have even got paid for the loss -- thanks, Tooth Fairy! While our baby teeth are s...

5 Things You Didn't Know About Cavities

Andrew Swiatowicz | Posted 09.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Andrew Swiatowicz

I always teach my patients that their first line of defense against cavities -- or, as we call them, dental caries -- is prevention. But despite our best efforts, some of us -- myself included! -- have had to see a dentist to treat a cavity. Here are five things you never knew about cavities. Some of these might surprise you.

Hiring Guru: Karl Jobst, DDS - Smile in the Interview

David Jensen | Posted 11.05.2015 | Business
David Jensen

Karl Jobst, DDS is the owner of the trusted, successful Grand Lake Dental in Grove, OK. Dr. Jobst grew up a small-town, all American farm boy, who d...

Dallas Dentist Murdered

Dr. Misee Harris | Posted 09.04.2015 | Crime
Dr. Misee Harris

Dr. Kendra Hatcher, a University of Kentucky College of Dentistry graduate, was murdered by an unidentified gunman in Dallas, TX on Wednesday.

Clayton Campbell, 'Wild Kingdom' at Coagula Curatorial

Lisa Derrick | Posted 08.11.2015 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

In Wild Kingdom, Campbell shows that as individuals, our dependency on technology blinds us to precipices and predators, to each other. We are living vicariously when we look at a diorama; we live vicariously -- and allow others to live vicariously -- through social media.

Imagine If Cecil Were a Human

David Sable | Posted 08.10.2015 | Impact
David Sable

We don't have to imagine, the proof is pretty clear.... "In the jungle, the mighty jungle, the lion sleeps tonight...wimoweh...wimoweh...AHHHH EEEE...

More-On: The Lion Dentist

Bernie Shine | Posted 08.06.2015 | Green
Bernie Shine

I may have misspelled a couple of words in that headline, but the pronunciation is correct.

Never Mind Waldo - Where's Walter? The Hunter Is Hunted

Bernie Shine | Posted 07.31.2015 | Green
Bernie Shine

How could a brave big game hunter be so afraid to show up and address the media and his critics? Are you trembling at the thought of facing those children leaving toy animals at the doorstep of your dental office?

The Identification of Josef Mengele

ADST | Posted 07.31.2015 | World

Stephen F. Dachi was a consular officer who was born in Hungary in 1933. His parents both died when he was three years old, leaving him in the care of his grandparents, who lived in Romania.

A Tribute to the King of the Jungle and to the King of the Dental Office

Bernie Shine | Posted 07.30.2015 | Green
Bernie Shine

By all accounts, Cecil the Lion was a curious and gentle animal who often approached tourists who loved photographing him. He was truly magnificent -- a calm and confident animal living in peace among his pride. Kills like this are thefts.

Minnesota Dentist Kills Beloved Lion

Bernie Shine | Posted 07.29.2015 | Green
Bernie Shine

Walter James Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, is accused of killing, beheading and skinning a beloved 13-year-old lion named Cecil in Zimbabwe. This lion was a local favorite and was often photographed standing, reclining or playing.

8 Things Your Mouth Reveals About Your Health | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 07.29.2015 | OWN

1. What your dentist is seeing: Or in this case, smelling. You've got funky breath. What it could mean: The most likely causes of less-than...

Not Going to the Dentist Is Not an Option

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 07.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Ashley Wren Collins

Regular dental check-ups tend to fall off the to do list of many an adult. But good dental health is not only about the whiteness of your smile, the pink of your gums and the freshness of your breath, but also about your overall health.

Sexual Frontiers: A Dental Story

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 06.04.2015 | Los Angeles
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

Don't you just love it when dentists ask you questions while they have your mouth crammed full of sharp instruments?

Mother's Day Gift Suggestion -- A Trip to the Dentist

Elizabeth Taylor | Posted 05.12.2015 | Women
Elizabeth Taylor

States should recognize that providing comprehensive dental care is in the best interests of both mother and infant, and advocates should work to educate people about their coverage options. On this Mother's Day, let us acknowledge that the life of a healthy child starts with a healthy mother. Let's give mothers and children a Mother's Day gift of health, including healthy teeth.

The Wisdom Ritual

Pia de Jong | Posted 06.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Pia de Jong

-- Illustration by Eliane Gerrits The dentist glances at my son's annual X-rays and then, without looking, plucks a business card from a tall stack ...

Customer Gives Mega Tip So Single Dad Can Get Dental Work, Reason To Smile

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 03.12.2015 | Good News

A waiter found himself completely transformed after a generous tip. For years, Brian Maixner, a waiter at the Doo-Dah Diner in Wichita, Kansas, ha...

Is It Safe?

Rich Siegel | Posted 05.03.2015 | Comedy
Rich Siegel

Years ago, I had my wisdom teeth removed. And under some mild anesthesia and ample Vicoden, it was a rather pleasant experience. But Dr. Mengele wanted to extract the tooth right then and there, using nothing more than Novocaine and some semi-rusty pliers.

Business Gains Are Doubled When They're Done With Love

Corey Blake | Posted 04.10.2015 | Business
Corey Blake

If you're focused on the profit of your work, things are only good when there's a profit. But, if you're passionate about the purpose of your work, you can always look in the mirror and be proud of your day.