Reconnecting Practicing Hygienists with the Nation's Leading Educators and Researchers.

A Duty to Protect the Public

Part of the mission statement of the Arizona Board of Dental Examiners states: “…to protect the oral health, safety and welfare of Arizona citizens through a fair and impartial system.”

Vital Links in Communication

Experts in communication, speech-language pathologists (SLPs) are integral members of the therapy team. Communication is not merely forming words and pronouncing them, it’s essential to a productive life.

The Spirit of Giving

I wrote this memo from Columbus, Ohio, where I attended the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) Annual Meeting with the team from Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.

Promoting Dental Hygiene

Most oral health professionals don't consider themselves public relations (PR) experts. After all, our role is to prevent and treat disease. Yet our efforts to improve oral health can be seen as a PR opportunity.

Precision Medicine

You could make a resolution to join 1 million fellow citizens to help determine the future of medicine and oral health care.