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Arthritis and Oral Health Care: What You Need to Know
By Katie Melko, RDH, MSDH on April 24, 2019

Patients with arthritis face a number of challenges when it comes to oral hygiene, including dry mouth and limited mobility. Here’s some guidance on how to help your patients manage the...

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Managing the Gagger: How I Overcame Throw-Up
By Margaret L. Conrad, RDH, BS on April 15, 2019

My first “gagger” was my clinic partner in dental hygiene school. You couldn’t even get a mouth mirror in without her gagging and becoming nervous. The first time I performed an exam on...

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April's Hygiene Horoscope
By Madame Fulcrum on April 8, 2019

Welcome to the dazzling world of Madame Fulcrum. She’ll interpret your dental hygiene stars each month and provide uncannily accurate celestial advice based on your sun sign.

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Patient Care

Opening pouches in front of the patient? I’m torn.
By Teeth Talk Girl on March 18, 2019

I was taught in dental hygiene school to keep dental instruments in their sterilization pouches until the patient is in the room. This way, the patient can watch me open the pouch and...

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March's Hygiene Horoscope
By Madame Fulcrum on March 1, 2019

Welcome to the dazzling world of Madame Fulcrum. She’ll interpret your dental hygiene stars each month and provide uncannily accurate celestial advice based on your sun sign.

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Let's Get Fired Up with Teeth Talk Girl
By Teeth Talk Girl on February 18, 2019

Are you getting ready to network at your first industry event? Perhaps you've taken the next step and are ready to be a speaker or educator? Whichever direction you're headed, the team...

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How-To

7 RDH-Friendly Tips to Survive a Dental Trade Show
By Darby Dental Supply on February 13, 2019

The 2019 Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting is quickly approaching, and Young Innovations and Darby Dental Supply want you to get the most out of your time. Here are some tips and tricks...

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February's Hygiene Horoscope
By Madame Fulcrum on February 1, 2019

Welcome to the dazzling world of Madame Fulcrum. She’ll interpret your dental hygiene stars each month and provide uncannily accurate celestial advice based on your sun sign.

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Spotified with Teeth Talk Girl
By Teeth Talk Girl on December 10, 2018

We've collaborated with Teeth Talk Girl to bring you the Ultimate Holiday Playlist!  Whether you're hard at work or finishing up your online shopping, these tunes will get you into the...

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December's Hygiene Horoscope
By Madame Fulcrum on December 7, 2018

Welcome to the dazzling world of Madame Fulcrum. She’ll interpret your dental hygiene stars each month and provide uncannily accurate celestial advice based on your sun sign.

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