January 15, 2016
This National Non-Smoking Week (January 17–23) dental hygienists remind all Canadians of the critical need to eliminate tobacco use for optimal oral and overall health. According to the World Health Organization, smoking is the leading preventable cause of death. They estimate that one billion people will die from tobacco-related diseases in the 21st century.
January 11, 2016
The beginning of a new year is a perfect time to set new personal and professional goals. While many of us focus on self-improvement after the holidays, dental hygienists remind Canadians not to overlook oral health when making choices about improving overall physical and mental wellness.