Effects of bad dental hygiene...?

Answer If you have the decay causing bacteria, your teeth will decay and eventually need fillings or to have other treatment. (my ex-husband was an avid non-brusher in his youth; he had all of teeth pulle... 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 »

Careers in Dental Hygiene?

Dental hygienists are trained to examine and clean teeth and gums. They also assist dentists during procedures, prepare lab tests and take dental x-rays. Although most hygienists complete associate... Read More »

Dental Hygiene Courses?

Dental hygiene courses are required for any student seeking to work in the dental industry such as dental assistants or dental hygienists. Many community colleges or technical schools train student... Read More »