Providing nutritional counseling is an important part of dental hygiene care to improve both oral and systemic health.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the role nutrition plays in oral health.
- Identify popular diet trends and their impact on oral and systemic health.
- Explain how to provide a nutrition assessment and nutritional counseling.
This course was issued in April 2020 and expires April 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.