Make 2014 Your Year for Improved Oral Health

The beginning of a new year is a perfect opportunity to make a fresh start and set new personal and professional goals. While many people focus on self-­?improvement at this time of year, dental hygienists remind Canadians not to overlook oral health when making...

Untreated Periodontitis May Complicate Pregnancy

A recent study has investigated the association between periodontitis and women’s health issues. The researchers focused on adverse pregnancy outcomes in particular and found that periodontitis, depending on the severity, may be linked to preeclampsia, preterm...