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Dental Infection Control Awareness

Did you know that the month of September is National Dental Infection Control Awareness Month?  Dental infection control awareness month highlights infection control in dentistry. “The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) has designated September National Dental Infection Control Awareness Month (NDICAM) as part of a collaborative, profession-facing effort to support dental practitioners and […]

5 Ways to Prevent Oral Cancer

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, which presents us with a great opportunity to talk about prevention measures and methods for making positive changes. Like most cancers, oral cancer can be prevented by engaging in a healthier lifestyle. The key to prevention is making lifestyle adjustment that avoid high risk behaviors and encourage protective behaviors. […]