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Should you go to work if you’re sick?
Should you go to work if you’re sick?With only so many sick days to go around, more employees are heading to the office when they’re ill.
Dentist creates petition to stop sales of dangerously acidic dry mouth products
Dentist creates petition to stop sales of dangerously acidic dry mouth productsThe petition targets seven manufacturers of oral care products that are proven to cause tooth erosion.
The benefits of proper OSHA and infection control training
The benefits of proper OSHA and infection control trainingDental practices are busy places, but infection control training shouldn't be put on the back burner.
Why you need to support your co-workers
Why you need to support your co-workersDo you strive to make your office a supportive environment, or are you just looking out for your personal interests?
The future of artificial intelligence in dentistry
The future of artificial intelligence in dentistryWhile you may think sci-fi and imagination when you hear about artificial intelligence, the future of AI in dentistry is very, very real.
The states with the best and worst oral health in 2018
The states with the best and worst oral health in 2018How does your state stack up against the competition?
Wild swings in the practice of clinical hygiene
Wild swings in the practice of clinical hygieneThe trend of lower pay and unreliable schedules is affecting many American workers, including dental hygienists.
How to handle emotions in the dental practice
How to handle emotions in the dental practiceWhile everyone tries to put on a brave face at work, sometimes emotions can take their toll.
Dentistry and the opioid epidemic: what you need to know
Dentistry and the opioid epidemic: what you need to knowTaking a look at the role the dental industry plays in the opioid overdose crisis and what dentists can do about it.
Are dentists contributing to antibiotic overuse?
Are dentists contributing to antibiotic overuse?Though unintentional, the prescribing patterns of dentists can contribute to allergic reactions and antibiotic overuse.