Previous Slide Play Slide Pause Slide Next Slide


White teeth, the professional way

01/22/2015 A tooth whitening case is currently before the United States Supreme Court. This case is not a la...

"Puff, Not the Magic Dragon... The Cost of America's Tobacco Use"

01/21/2015 Tobacco use remains the single largest preventable cause of death in the United States1,2. Even w...

Getting ready for the tooth fairy

01/21/2015 Now that the holidays are behind us, the next big event your child or grandchild might be looking...

Keeping things clear

01/21/2015 When I first started writing this column, Mark Hartley, the editor, scratched his head when I sai...

Have we forgotten palliative care?

01/21/2015 George, a 73-year-old male, is your patient today. He suffered a stroke several years ago and was...

Power UP kids

01/21/2015 The best time to train future adult patients on power toothbrushes is when they are young, right?

The first piece of the systemic puzzle


The clues about systemic health often appear FIRST to the oral-health provider

Dental Hygiene

Smile Drive campaign targets pediatric products during February

Throughout February during National Children’s Dental Health Month, America’s ToothFairy: Nationa...

RDH: Survey examines usage of air polishing units

Fifty-nine percent of dental hygienists indicate they use air abrasion polishing units at least o...

DentalPost launches Candidate Matching feature

DentalPost, an online and mobile job board, launched its Candidate Matching feature for its membe...

Director’s Message: Three simple energy shifts you can make to increase case acceptance

Hygienists are responsible for case acceptance or treatment conversations with patients. But how ...

Pregnancy myths and the dental office debunked

There are a lot of myths swirling around out there about pregnancy and visiting the dentist. This...




Volume 35, Issue 1

Dental Awards

Now accepting nominations for the Sunstar / RDH Award of Distinction

Spotlight Series

Spotlight on Ergonomics

Anne Guignon, RDH, is the author of the “Comfort Zone” column in RDH magazine. The column typically focuses on ergonomic issues within the dental hygiene operatory. This selection of articles prepared for you address hygienists purchasing equipment to protect their occupational health, employer mandates to purchases magnification devices in the dental setting, and agreeing to terms with employers about the purchase of ergonomic equipment. As you move forward in preserving your occupational health, take a moment to become more aware of other issues that arise in the health-care professional ...

Hygiene Therapies

Pregnancy myths and the dental office debunked

There are a lot of myths swirling around out there about pregnancy and visiting the dentist. This...

The year is starting off with lots of breaking news!

There are lots of new developments and breaking news to start off the new year, and in this week'...

How to evaluate a clinical study and research resources

There's a method to evaluating research and clinical studies, which are designed to help practiti...

How to Become a Dental Hygienist




1421 S. Sheridan Road
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74112
PH: 800.331.4633