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3M partners with America's ToothFairy to help children in need
3M partners with America's ToothFairy to help children in needA recent grant to Apple Tree Dental will provide treatment this year for 10 percent more children with special needs.
Does your boss appreciate you?
Does your boss appreciate you?Small tokens of appreciation throughout the year can help you feel valued in your dental career.
The 10 weirdest things a patient has ever done in the dental practice
The 10 weirdest things a patient has ever done in the dental practiceSometimes things get pretty weird in the dental practice. These are those stories.
Dear Dental Patient...
Dear Dental Patient...What would you tell your patients if you could let them know how you really feel?
Should sugary snacks feature cigarette-style health warnings?
Should sugary snacks feature cigarette-style health warnings?Health officials in Britain hope the warnings may decrease tooth decay and obesity in children.
How do certain sports impact dental professionals' health?
How do certain sports impact dental professionals' health?It's summer and time to hit the water—but several popular summer sports can actually exacerbate muscle imbalances in dental professionals.
Do your patients trust you?
Do your patients trust you?Trust can be critical in forming a positive relationship with your patients.
How to ACTUALLY get kids to brush their teeth
How to ACTUALLY get kids to brush their teethHygienists and parents weigh in on this important—and sometimes frustrating—topic.
Is periodontitis causing infertility in young women?
Is periodontitis causing infertility in young women?A new study has discovered a link between the presence of a common periodontal pathogen and difficulty conceiving.
The importance of ergonomics for hygienists—and what dentists can do to help
The importance of ergonomics for hygienists—and what dentists can do to helpHygienists put their bodies through a lot of wear and tear on the job, but there are steps that can be taken to help prevent some of the damage. Here's what one hygienist thought dentists should know.