Caring for Your Back in Dentistry

Whether you’re a dentist, dental hygienist or assistant, you work in a fabulous profession! Dental professionals take care of people for a living, our industry … more

Oral Hygiene Presents: The Hygienist Handbook

As you are all very aware, dental hygienists are educated health professionals who specialize in the promotion of oral health and the prevention of oral … more

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How To Craft The Perfect Re-Care Program

In the world of dental hygiene, we commonly refer to routine follow up exams with patients as ‘recall’ appointments. More appropriately, these can be considered … more

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7 Career Boosting Reasons To Being Healthy & Fit

Forget trying to lose weight for the next selfie on Instagram – get healthy and fit to boost productivity and mental clarity. You see being … more

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Why CE Goes Beyond Professional Obligation

As dental hygienists across Canada, we are united and bonded by one major, collective fear: The Continuing Competence, Quality Assurance auditing process. The mere mention … more

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Strategies To Help Land Your Dream Job

Ivividly remember my interview, first job and very first day. I thought outside of the box to secure my first job. Writing my resume was … more

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The Business Of Dental Hygiene

As a practicing dental hygienist, I focused on the delivery of patient-centred care, avoided the financial and operational aspects of a dental practice, and had … more

The Right Question

“How’s your dog?” “What’s new with the kids?” “Are there any changes in your health history?” These are typical and appropriate questions to ask patients … more

Get Fit, Get Smarter!

Your three-pound brain is the CEO of your whole body’s operation. It’s the playmaker, manager and overseer. It keeps 2000 gallons of blood surging through … more

Managing Sleep Apnea for the Pediatric Patient

Have you ever experienced listening to a grandparent, a parent or a spouse snoring so loud you couldn’t sleep? No matter how hard you tried … more

Crystal-Balling the Future of Oral Health

Sometimes it takes a village, sometimes a marriage of powerful forces to produce something meaningful and that is the case with the recently-released custom collaboration … more