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The Next Generation of Pain Relief

Computer-controlled local anesthesia delivery provides benefits to both patients and clinicians.
By Kathy Bassett, RDH, MEd, and Art DiMarco, DMD

Supporting Kids’ Smiles

School-based sealant programs are an excellent way to reduce dental caries among the youngest and most vulnerable populations.
By Faith Y. Miller, RDH, MSEd

Managing Caries Risk in Adults

Oral health professionals must keep up-to-date on effective strategies to prevent and manage root caries in older adults.
By Donald L. Chi, DDS, PhD, and Christopher Shyue, BS, BA

The ABCs of Sealants

Educating parents/caregivers about the benefits and limitations of sealants is an important part of supporting children’s oral health.
By David M. Avenetti, DDS, MSD, MPH

Serving Disadvantaged Populations

Public health dental hygienists are dedicated to providing oral care services to those who need it most.
By Katherine Lemoine Pelullo, RDH, MEd
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