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Signs You’re Working With A Good Dental Hygienist

Oral Health Group

What do you think makes for a good dental hygienist? If you’re a dentist looking to partner with a dental hygienist, how will you know … The post Signs You’re Working With A Good Dental Hygienist appeared first on Oral Health Group.

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How to Ensure Patients are Keeping Up with Dental Hygiene Throughout the Pandemic

Oral Health Group

For many of us, staying indoors more and limiting the locations we visit has … The post How to Ensure Patients are Keeping Up with Dental Hygiene Throughout the Pandemic appeared first on Oral Health Group.

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

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Ondina Love, chief executive officer of the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA), was honoured to join The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, federal minister of health, today for a historic announcement on a momentous day for children’s oral health in Canada. Dental hygienists see the effects of poor oral health firsthand and that’s why they, alongside many other oral health care providers, have long called for better access to preventive oral care services for children.

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Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Meets with Federal Health Minister

Denticle

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. Progress on the creation and delivery of this new dental care program continued yesterday with the release of a legislative costing note by the Parliamentary Budget Officer.

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Canada’s 2022 Dental Hygiene Superheroes Unmasked

Denticle

I thought this was a fun idea and a great way to honor the hardworking dental hygienists in Canada. This remarkable field of nominees was narrowed to 20 finalists and evaluated by a panel of judges who selected Jadina Yip of Burnaby, British Columbia, as Canada’s Dental Hygiene Superhero.

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Supporting the Oral Health of Kids With Cancer

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Jenell Robins, BSDH, RDH, has been in clinical practice for more than 21 years. Robins hopes to help create a path for dental hygienists to become part of more collaborative care teams in the near future. Why is dental health so important in pediatric oncology?

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Announcing the 5th Annual Dental Hygiene Superhero Competition!

Denticle

With that statement in mind, I'd like to give a shout out to the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association. Do you know a dental hygienist who promotes oral health for disease prevention and overall wellness? Nominate your dental hygienist health care superhero today!

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Things You Didn’t Know Your Dentist Was Doing At Your Dental Check-up In Blackburn

Healthy Smiles

You must know the importance of frequent dental visits for dental check-ups in Blackburn. Continue reading to learn about some of the things your dentist checks during your dental check-up in Blackburn that you may not be aware of. Building A Strong Dental Foundation.

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How Often Do You Need To Do A Dental Check-up In Blackburn

Healthy Smiles

Taking care of your teeth is one of the most important things you can do for your health, so scheduling a dental check-up every six months is a good idea. Why Are Regular Dental Check-Ups Important? Healthy Smiles Dental Group. Flossing is essential dental hygiene practice.

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How Long Does It Take To Straighten My Teeth In Blackburn

Healthy Smiles

For the majority of patients, teeth straightening using dental braces might take anywhere from 6 months to 2 years. You can book a dental appointment online with us or reach out to us on the below contact details. Healthy Smiles Dental Group.

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6 Secrets To Make Flossing Easier In Blackburn

Healthy Smiles

Flossing is essential dental hygiene practice. Yet, using dental floss regularly is so important for your oral health that there is no reason not to do so. Nothing beats a routine dental check-up. Healthy Smiles Dental Group.

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CDHA and Dental Industry Partner for Success

Denticle

As the focus shifts from oral health month (April) to a new membership year and a first-ever virtual conference, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) continues to foster meaningful partnerships with dental industry.

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Expanding Dental Therapy Education Programs

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

1 One solution that has gained momentum over the past decade is the expansion of the oral health workforce through the addition of a new member: the dental therapist (DT). 2 The first three cohorts of DTs to practice in the US completed training in New Zealand.

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How to Prepare for a Dental Health Checkup If It’s Been a While

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

If you’ve been putting off a dental health checkup for longer than the recommended six months, it might be time to get back on track. You may not remember what goes into a dental health checkup and how to prepare for one if it has been a while since your last appointment.

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Furthering Dental Therapy Through Education

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

One solution that has gained momentum over the past decade is the expansion of the oral health workforce through the addition of a new member: the dental therapist (DT). The first three cohorts of DTs to practice in the US completed training in New Zealand.

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To Louisville and Back

Queen of Dental Hygiene

I so enjoyed my fabulous trip to Louisville, Kentucky to attend the American Dental Hygiene Association’s annual conference. I attended many interesting and educational continuing education courses and had lots of fun after hours meeting interesting dental hygienists. For me, I am looking at how I can make a positive difference in the world of dental hygiene. Dental Hygienists: if you don’t already- get yourself some loups and a light.

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Recipe for a Healthy Mouth

Queen of Dental Hygiene

When I was in school studying to be a dental hygiene educator, we called this process a “task analysis” ) Cookbooks really mastered this process. You brush, floss and use all the products your dental office recommends but something is missing. Oral Hygiene.