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Queen of Dental Hygiene

While there is no degree in “biological” dental hygiene, there are two groups that I work with: International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicolgy and the International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine. How does my biological dental hygiene practice differ from a “traditional” dental office?

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A Momentous Day for Children’s Oral Health - from the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

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With a dental hygiene workforce of over 31,000 professionals, we have the capacity to deliver essential oral health services in dental offices, school clinics, independent dental hygiene practices, and mobile practices,” remarked CDHA President Anne Caissie.

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Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Meets with Federal Health Minister

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In a virtual roundtable with select professional association leaders convened by the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) underscored the importance of including preventive oral care services in the federal government’s new dental care program.

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Canada’s 2022 Dental Hygiene Superheroes Unmasked

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Dental hygiene is the sixth-largest regulated health profession in Canada, with professionals working in a variety of settings, including independent dental hygiene practice, with people of all ages, addressing issues related to oral health. For more information on oral health, visit dentalhygienecanada.ca.

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Developing a Comprehensive Care Plan for Patients

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

6,7 References American Dental Hygienists’ Association. Standards for Clinical Dental Hygiene Practice. Available at: adha.org/​resources-docs/떐-Revised-Standards-for-Clinical-Dental-Hygiene-Practice.pdf. Internal root resorption may focus on the coronal aspect of the tooth, causing bleeding into the crown.

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Supporting the Oral Health of Kids With Cancer

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You can read more about our collaboration project in “A Novel Oncodental Collaborative Team: Integrating Expertise for Central Line- Associated Bloodstream Infection Prevention in Pediatric Oncology Patients” published in JCO Oncology Practice. What do you believe the future holds for this aspect of dental hygiene practice?

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Announcing the 5th Annual Dental Hygiene Superhero Competition!

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Dental hygiene is the sixth largest regulated health profession in Canada with professionals working in a variety of settings, including independent dental hygiene practice, with people of all ages, addressing issues related to oral health. For more information on oral health, visit: www.dentalhygienecanada.ca.