Dental Hygiene, lots of questions?

Answer 1. If you are using a string of floss you should move down the string for each place between teeth, until you go in between all teeth. If you see there's a lot of food or plaque, move down the flo... Read More »

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If I buy bacon-flavored dental floss, will my dentist think I'm not taking dental hygiene seriously?

I think flossing with a meat-based product is a great idea.John Candy was know for eating bacon at every meal, and as far as I know, he had great oral hygiene. I don’t think that's a coincidence... Read More »

Differences in Dental Hygiene & Dental Schools?

A variety of programs prepare students for a career in dental health. Before choosing a school, understand the differences between dental hygiene programs and dental school. Think about your career... Read More »

Dental Hygiene Instruments & Their Uses?

There are various kinds of instruments used to clean teeth. Dental hygienists clean and polish teeth, remove plaque and diagnose overall health of the mouth. Many of the dental hygiene instruments ... Read More »

Dental Hygiene Schools in PA?

One of the fastest-growing occupations in the United States is dental hygienist, according to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nearly half of licensed hygienists work part time, making the p... Read More »