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Career, Advice

Mind, Body, Soul Series Part 2: Outlive Your Career by Investing in YOU
By BrownGirl, RDH™️ on June 12, 2019

Is clinical work taking a toll on your body? This three-part series dives deep into key areas - mind, body and soul - that can help you tap into your potential and enjoy a long,...

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Career, Advice

Mind, Body, Soul Series Part 1: Changing Your Perception
By BrownGirl, RDH™️ on June 10, 2019

Do you have a stressful or peaceful career? This three-part series dives deep into key areas - mind, body and soul - that can help you tap into your potential and enjoy a rewarding,...

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Lifestyle, How-To

Meal Planning Tips for Dental Hygienists

As a dental hygienist, balancing a busy personal life with strenuous work demands can easily result in making poor eating decisions. My work schedule is non-traditional and...

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How-To

How to Get Fluoride Varnish Out of Scrubs
By Young Dental on May 28, 2019

Fluoride varnish: the notoriously sticky substance that's probably ruined a pair or two of your scrubs 😡 How on earth do you get varnish stains out? We put several popular treatments to...

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Patient Care

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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How-To

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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Horoscope

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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Horoscope

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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