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May 27, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Summer Travel…Do Not Forget Dental Hygiene!

by Marielaina Perrone DDS

Summer is just around the corner which means school is out and traveling for many families. It is easy to overlook dental hygiene when on the road and forget to pack the essentials to maintain healthy teeth and gums. Below

May 26, 2014 News ClinicalDental CareDental HygieneGeneral DentistryOverall Health

Top Reasons To Floss Daily

by Kahaliah Richards

Flossing is often overlooked by most people. However, it is an essential part of maintaining good dental hygiene and dental health. Below are the top reasons why you should floss your teeth every day… –Flossing Helps Avoid Periodontal Disease. Flossing

April 23, 2014 News Dental HygieneDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthPreventive DentistryPublic Health

NFL Greats Turn To Dentists For Sleep Apnea Treatment As A Result Of Pro Player Health Alliance Recent Awareness Efforts

by PRWeb

An increasing number of current and former NFL players are turning to dentists and oral appliance therapy as their solution to sleep apnea. An increasing number of current and former NFL players are turning to dentists and oral appliance therapy

April 21, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPublic Health

Smokers’ taste buds ‘do not allow them to taste bitterness of coffee’

by Medical News Today

Though conventional pairing has cigarettes and coffee going together, researchers have found that the toxic chemicals in tobacco may hamper taste bud regeneration, resulting in smokers not being able to adequately taste the bitterness of their regular cup of joe.

April 8, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dental Hygiene for Life Video Celebrates National Dental Hygienists Week

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association(CDHA)

In honour of National Dental Hygienists Week™, April 6-12, which kicked off today, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Associatoin (CDHA) is pleased to launch a new “Dental Hygiene for Life” promotional video highlighting the role of dental hygienists and the importance

March 21, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPublic Health

Embrace Your Oral Health April 6-12: National Dental Hygienists Week

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

April is Oral Health Month in Canada, and an important part of the celebration is National Dental Hygienists Week™ (NDHW™), which takes place from April 6–12.  Sponsored by the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA), a national organization representing more than

March 17, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Canadian Dental Hygienists Celebrate World Oral Health Day

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

On March 20, oral health professionals in 75 countries around the world will celebrate healthy smiles as part of World Oral Health Day (WOHD). Organized by the World Dental Federation, this annual event is designed to raise awareness of the

March 10, 2014 News Cosmetic / AestheticDental HygieneDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingMaterials & TechnologyOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPublic Health

A Successful Pacific Dental Conference!

by The 2014 Pacific Dental Conference Organizing Group

The Pacific Dental Conference has once again surpassed its attendance record to date with over 12, 700 participants. This year’s attendance included over 3500 Dentists, 2000 Dental Hygienisst, along with 2350 Exhibitors, making this conference a great success. Be sure

February 12, 2014 News Dental CAD/CAMDental HygieneDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Sirona’s international success: Russian clinic buys the 40,000th C8+ treatment center

by Sirona

Products “Made in Germany” have long been sought after around the world. This is also reflected in the international sales figures for the Sirona C8+. The treatment center combines high quality with timeless design.  The 40,000th C8+ dental center recently

February 10, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeriatric DentistryOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPublic Health

California Dental Association Supports Recent Anti-tobacco Efforts

by California Dental Association

For better oral and overall health, CDA urges tobacco users to quit the habit The recent decision by CVS Caremark to discontinue the sale of tobacco products is to be applauded. For decades, the California Dental Association and other health

February 3, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryHealth & HealingOral HealthPreventive DentistryPublic Health

Dental Hygienists Have Heart Offering a Day of No-Cost Services

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

 In celebration of Heart Month and Valentine’s Day, registered dental hygienists across Canada are opening their doors on Saturday, February 8, 2014, to provide no-cost preventive dental hygiene services as part of a national campaign. In its sixth consecutive year,

January 30, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryHealth & HealingOral HealthPublic Health

Dental Hygienists Work to Improve Oral Cancer Outcomes

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

Dental hygienists in Canada have joined the global fight to help save the 1.5 million lives that the World Health Organization estimates are lost prematurely each year to cancer. As active supporters of World Cancer Day on February 4, dental hygienists

January 21, 2014 News Dental CareDental HygieneDental industryGeneral DentistryOverall Health

Feeback from Facebook

by Kahaliah Richards

We started a targeted Facebook campaign for Partners in Prevention about 2 months ago. The focus is on older women (over age 40) who live in the Toronto Region, who read Prevention Magazine and/or Women’s Health Magazine, and who mention

January 17, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryHealth & HealingOral Health

Tobacco and Your Teeth: Dental Hygiene… For Life!

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

Canada’s dental hygienists will mark National Non-Smoking Week (January 19–25) by urging all Canadians to eliminate tobacco use for better oral and overall health. While most people know that tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death in Canada,

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)
January 10, 2014 News Dental HygieneDentistryHealth & HealingOral Health

Dental Hygienists Remind you to Make 2014 Your Year for Improved Oral Health

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

The beginning of a new year is a perfect opportunity to make a fresh start and set new personal and professional goals. While many people focus on self-improvement at this time of year, dental hygienists remind Canadians not to overlook

December 11, 2013 News Dental HygieneDental OfficeDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingMaterials & TechnologyOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPaediatric DentistryPreventive DentistryPublic Health

World Oral Health Day 2014: a focus on protecting the teeth and mouth throughout life

by FDI World Dental Federation

A World Day for a global issue: oral health FDI World Dental Federation presents a stylish and memorable new World Oral Health Day logo LISTERINE®, Unilever, Henry Schein and Wrigley Oral Healthcare Program become the official global partners for World

American Dental Hygienists' Association
December 9, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryHealth & HealingOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

ADHA Supports FTC Comments to CODA on Dental Therapy

by American Dental Hygienists' Association

The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) applauds the recent Federal Trade Commission (FTC) action which provided written comments to the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) on the proposed standards for dental therapy education programs. Last week, Ann Battrell, ADHA Executive

November 26, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthOrthodontics

Interviews from the 2013 Winter Clinic Meeting

by Oral Health Group

Oral Health Group was delighted to be part of this year’s Winter Clinic meeting, put on by the Toronto Academy of Dentistry. We took this opportunity to interview some of the industry’s key people so take a few minutes and 

November 26, 2013 News AwardsDental AssociationsDental HygieneGeneral DentistryGeneral News

Dental Hygienist Honoured with Premier’s Award

by Kahaliah Richards

Ottawa, ON, Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) member and Canadore College dental hygiene graduate, Elina Katsman, is the recipient of the 2013 Premier’s Award for Health Sciences, in recognition of her outstanding contributions, commitment, and dedication to her profession. The

American Dental Hygienists' Association
November 21, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Text2Floss to announce program expansion at Great New York Dental Meeting

by American Dental Hygienists' Association

On Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, A.T. Still University’s Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-ASDOH) will announce the global expansion of Text2Floss– an innovative, mobile-based program promoting oral healthcare – at the 89th Annual Greater New York Dental Meeting.