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dentistry

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Prosthetic dentistry: Print your own teeth

Producing casts for false teeth and replacement crowns may soon be a thing of the past as scanning and 3D printing makes its way to the dentist's office, mechanical engineers say.

By Jul. 14, 2011

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Brighter brings dentistry discounts to Web

Jake Winebaum's newest company combines online resources and deals in oral health.

By May. 20, 2011

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Games meet dentistry with the PediSedate

Scariest kids' toy we've seen in a while is essentially a Game Boy modified to distract kids while they're pumped full of nitrous oxide to knock them unconscious for dental surgery.

By Apr. 21, 2009

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The Shoot: how to make a film in six days

How do you make a short film in just six days? That was the challenge of The Shoot, a competition run by Samsung that gave ten young people the opportunity to showcase their film skills.

By Nov. 4, 2013

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Research makes case for home blood pressure monitoring

A lot of people have normal readings at doctors' offices, but elevated blood pressure at work or home. Home blood pressure monitoring can help identify these people, studies show.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Researchers a step closer to 'printing' new blood vessels

Bioengineers jump a major hurdle by building 3D printed templates of filament networks to create vasculature. They say the trick is sugar.

By Jul. 2, 2012

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3D-printed airway splint saves baby's life

A rare condition caused Kaiba Gionfriddo's airway to collapse, so doctors created a dissolvable splint that's supposed to reabsorb into his body as his windpipe grows in a healthy manner.

By May. 23, 2013

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Sex doll tech moves to the dentist's chair

Showa Hanako, a robotic dental patient created to help train dental students, gets more realistic, thanks to silicone parts from a Japanese sex doll maker.

By Jul. 1, 2011

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Have we heard the last from SCO?

Probably not. But we have heard the last from this podcast. In our final edition, we cover the end of SCO's lawsuit with Novell, Conficker lives on after a year, and what won't be available when Apple's iPads get delivered this weekend.

By Mar. 31, 2010

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Dentist charges patient for negative Yelp reviews, suit says

A New York dentist is accused of making patients sign away their copyright to negative reviews and then billing a patient $100 a day for posting unhappy reviews on Yelp. The dentist is now being taken to court.

By Dec. 1, 2011