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Coronavirus impact on dental practices: Slow dentistry and infection control: 4 pillars for patient safety (Video) – Dentistry IQ

Dr. Miguel Stanley tells Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz that he sees the pandemic as a positive time for dentists to reset. It’s been a time of reflection for many. What does he believe will be different after the pandemic? He said now has been a time to figure out what’s wrong and what needs to be… Read More »

BCG vaccine helps fight infections by boosting immune cell production

By Layal Liverpool BCG vaccine (red, lower left) infecting a human white blood cell (green)NIBSC/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY The BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guérin) tuberculosis vaccine boosts the production of immune cells, which may explain why it can protect newborn babies from dying of sepsis. Previous studies have shown that BCG vaccination can protect newborns against a broad… Read More »