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5 more interesting questions dental hygienists ask Kara RDH
5 more interesting questions dental hygienists ask Kara RDHAs a well-known and accomplished dental hygienist, Kara Vavrosky often gets asked for advice. Here are some of the most interesting questions she's been asked recently, and her answers.
4 things to remember about facial injectables
4 things to remember about facial injectablesThe Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners confirmed at its November meeting that dentists and dental hygienists in the state of Nevada who possess the necessary skills and training can now administer botulinum toxin (BOTOX®/Xeomin®) and dermal fillers.
Nevada becomes first state to allow dental hygienists to use facial injectables
Nevada becomes first state to allow dental hygienists to use facial injectablesWhat does this mean for Nevada hygienists? Kara RDH is here to tell you.
12 dental-inspired gift ideas
12 dental-inspired gift ideasEveryone can use a little inspiration when it comes to gift giving. Here are some dental-inspired gift ideas for either dental office gift exchanges, the dental professional in your life, or for dental professionals to give to their loved ones.
Oil pulling: Can we recommend it yet?
Oil pulling: Can we recommend it yet?Despite the purveyance of articles online and on social media, I find some hygienists are still unaware of oil pulling.
4 things dental hygienists don’t like to hear
4 things dental hygienists don’t like to hearGoing to a dental appointment is probably not what most consider fun; however, it is necessary for overall health.
ADHA/Wrigley help hygienists educate about importance of diet, oral care
ADHA/Wrigley help hygienists educate about importance of diet, oral careIt’s common knowledge that eating the wrong things can be bad for one’s teeth – especially if proper oral hygiene is not observed afterward. However, the changing face of Americans’ diet has an impact beyond candy and cavities.
5 of the most interesting questions hygienists ask RDH Kara Vavrosky
5 of the most interesting questions hygienists ask RDH Kara VavroskyAs a a well-known and accomplished dental hygienist, Kara Vavrosky often gets asked for advice.
The top 5 patient game-changing products of 2015
The top 5 patient game-changing products of 2015The year is winding down, but 2015 brought us some great game-changing products that made dentistry more comfortable for patients—and that make them more likely to accept treatment and refer friends and family to your practice. Now, we're taking a look back at the top patient game-changing products of the past year.
Modern Hygienist's top 5 most-read articles of 2015
Modern Hygienist's top 5 most-read articles of 2015The end of the year is rapidly approaching, so it's time to take a look back at 2015 and the top stories that graced Modern Hygienist.