Root Canal Awareness Week

Fewer Americans Fear Root Canals, More Want to Keep Their Natural Teeth March 30 – April 5 is Root Canal Awareness Week CHICAGO – Fewer Americans fear root canal treatment, according to a recent survey by the American Association of Endodontists. Just over half of those surveyed, 54 percent, said...

KDA Video Minute – March 7, 2014

Trouble seeing the video? We know many of you regularly watch the KDA Video Minute for legislative updates and other important information from the KDA.  This week, we highlight two legislative issues, HB 2611 and 2372, their status and how 2611 can help improve dental access across the state.  We also...

KMOM Provides more than $800,000 in Free Dental Care | Kansas Dental Charitable Foundation

Story by Greg Hill and Megan Foreman Photos by Byrle Gross There were several things in agreement through the weekend.  The Western State Bank Expo Center was an amazing venue for KMOM, the community of Dodge City stepped up and put forth an amazing effort to support the Kansas Mission of Mercy, and...

KMOM 2014 Wraps Up in Dodge City

Volunteers rushed to make it out of town and avoid an approaching winter storm after finishing their final patients for the day, which meant far fewer goodbyes and hugs from friends across the state.  Nonetheless, there was still a feeling of happiness knowing two days  of hard work had helped so many...

Fluoride Bill Fails

  A bill that would have required fluoridated communities to put a warning in the water bills falsely stating that water fluoridation lowers IQ in children was tabled by a 10-2 vote in the House Health and Human Services Committee today, effectively killing the measure. The committee heard testimony...

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