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Dec 15, 2016, 09:08 ET Grupo internacional respalda los esfuerzos globales para poner fin al uso odontológico de mercurio

La semana pasada, tres instituciones de la UE (el Parlamento Europeo, la Comisión Europea y el Consejo de la Unión Europea) alcanzaron un acuerdo...


Dec 15, 2016, 08:08 ET International Group Supports Global Efforts To End Dental Mercury Usage

Last week, three EU institutions (the European Parliament, the European Commission and the Council of the European Union) reached a provisional...


Dec 15, 2016, 05:08 ET Grupo internacional apoia esforços globais para encerrar uso de mercúrio dentário

Na semana passada, três instituições europeias (o Parlamento Europeu, a Comissão Europeia e o Concílio da União Europeia) chegaram a um acordo...


Dec 15, 2016, 02:08 ET Internationale Gruppe unterstützt globale Bemühungen, den Einsatz von Quecksilber in der Zahnmedizin zu beenden

In der vergangenen Woche haben drei EU-Organe (das Europäische Parlament, die Europäische Kommission und der Rat der Europäischen Union) eine...


Dec 15, 2016, 02:08 ET El grupo internacional apoya los esfuerzos europeos para terminar con el uso del mercurio dental

La semana pasada, tres instituciones de la UE (el Parlamento Europeo, la Comisión Europea y el Consejo de la Unión Europea) alcanzaron un acuerdo...


Dec 15, 2016, 02:08 ET Un groupe international soutient les efforts mondiaux pour éradiquer l'utilisation du mercure dentaire

La semaine dernière, trois institutions européennes (le Parlement européen, la Commission et le Conseil de l'Union) sont parvenus à un accord...


Sep 15, 2016, 08:07 ET IAOMT Launches New Website for Safe Removal of Mercury Fillings

The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) today officially launches the new website www.theSMARTchoice.com, which includes...


Feb 05, 2014, 10:00 ET Children At Risk For Mercury Poisoning From Dental Fillings, Scientific Journal Reports

The following is being released by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT): Dental amalgam may cause mercury poisoning...


Oct 04, 2013, 14:49 ET UN Mercury Treaty Signals Time To Change U.S. Dental Policy, Says International Academy

History will be made next week when nations of the world sign a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) treaty to reduce mercury emissions, and...


Apr 02, 2013, 06:00 ET International Academy Of Oral Medicine And Toxicology Challenges ADA's Claim That Mercury Fillings Are Safe

 The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) vehemently disputes recent allegations made by the American Dental...


Jan 23, 2013, 16:19 ET Scientific Dental Academy to Aid U.N. Global Phase-Down Of Mercury Fillings

The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), a scientific dental organization, is unveiling an educational technical program...


Jan 02, 2013, 06:00 ET Link between Dental Mercury Fillings and Multiple Sclerosis Examined in Nationally Televised Interview

 Nashville news anchor (Fox 17) Stacy Case will share her personal experience about the link between multiple sclerosis (MS) and dental mercury...


May 02, 2012, 04:00 ET State Department Considers Global Impact of Toxic Dental Mercury on Health and the Environment

This Friday, May 4, affiliates of the International Academy for Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) will encourage the U.S. government to join...


Apr 16, 2012, 11:00 ET Your Teeth may be Poisoning Fish you eat

"Earth Day" Report Shows Real Cost of Dental Mercury Fillings  Dental mercury fillings pollute the environment, contaminate fish and are...


Oct 23, 2011, 14:19 ET U.S. State Department Announces Position on Mercury Fillings

For the first time in history, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) is evaluating international regulations that would ban mercury-containing...


Sep 20, 2011, 15:56 ET Public Demands FDA Take Immediate Action on Mercury Fillings

At an FDA Town Meeting Thursday, injured consumers, dentists, and healthcare professionals will challenge the Food and Drug Administration to...


Jan 20, 2011, 11:50 ET United Nations Urged to Ban Mercury Fillings

--International Delegates Meet in Japan-- Mercury, the main ingredient in "silver" or amalgam fillings, will be the subject of a United Nations...


Dec 09, 2010, 17:33 ET Scientists and Citizens Opposed to Mercury Fillings Urge FDA Panel to Restrict Amalgam

FDA Device Division, still concerned about mercury toxicity in American dentistry, is convening yet another professional panel review regarding...


Nov 24, 2010, 15:08 ET Exposure to Mercury From Dental Fillings Exceeds Safe Levels

– Millions at Risk Says New Report – A new risk assessment report submitted by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and...