dental hygienist

Are fluoride varnishes really all the same?
Are fluoride varnishes really all the same?In this sponsored article from 3M Oral Care, five hygienists explain their approach to fluoride and varnish application.
11 things RDHs should do after graduationGraduation is just the beginning of your career, so follow these tips to help ensure success along the way.
The latest hourly and annual salary numbers for dental hygienists
The latest hourly and annual salary numbers for dental hygienistsLooking at the most recent data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics – and what it means to you.
Why dentists need to engage in discussions about periodontal disease
Why dentists need to engage in discussions about periodontal diseaseLeaving periodontal care solely to hygienists can be a major problem.
5 reasons hygienists are the key to a great dental practiceFrom being mediators to educators, dental hygienists are the backbone of every dental practice.
5 dental New Year’s resolutionsHere are five dental related New Year’s resolutions that will not only help improve oral health, but will help improve overall health as well.
5 thought-provoking questions hygienists asked Kara RDH this NovemberKara RDH shares some of the questions dental hygienists asked her recently and then provides helpful and encouraging answers.
5 reasons being a dental hygienist is harder than you might thinkDental hygienists are often discounted in their role as healthcare professions by the public. Nor is the public aware of the schooling it takes to become a dental hygienist. Even further, many don’t understand how physically demanding dentistry is, despite the fact it looks like we are just sitting there.
The top 5 survival tips for dental hygiene schoolIn order to become a dental hygienist there are many steps you must take. One of these many steps is completing dental hygiene school, which takes a lot of hard work, sweat and tears. If you want to stay on top, you should follow these top five survival tips for dental hygiene school.
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part I
2016 Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey: Part IModern Hygienist conducted its first Annual State of Dental Hygiene survey to see how hygienists felt about the profession.