August, 2018

Tongue microbiome research underscores importance of dental health

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Elderly individuals with fewer teeth, poor dental hygiene, and more cavities constantly ingest more dysbiotic microbiota, which could be harmful to their respiratory health according to new Japanese research. The findings are published in the journal mSphere. Prior to this study, […]

Survey finds straight teeth antidote to teen dissatisfaction

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Invisalign® Australia’s 2018 Teen Confidence Survey, which polled 1,000 teens nationwide found that one quarter of teens don’t feel comfortable in their own skin, with three in four saying this was down to the way they look, for example, when they […]

ADIA supports government energy policy

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The Australian Dental Industry Association supports the National Energy Guarantee (NEG) as an important part of Australia’s energy policy mix. “The National Energy Guarantee will ensure that manufacturers and small businesses in Australia’s dental industry will have reliable access to […]

Big grant for innovative dental product inventor

HyGenie AustraliaCongratulations to HyGenie Australia.

The Australian Government has awarded an Accelerating Commercialisation Grant worth over $566,000 to HyGenie Australia Pty Ltd, an innovative small business dental product manufacturer and member of the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA). The grant was awarded to support the commercialisation of a world-first […]