Just try to stop us from helping people: A Chicago-born mantra

By Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS Almost every dental professional is required to hold current CPR/BLS certification. This was not always the case. The history of CPR/BLS certification is not as ancient as you might think. The emergency medical services (EMS) system developed rapidly between 1960 and 1973 because of the convergence of historical, medical, and social…
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Biotherapy and chemotherapy: Oral complications

There are life-saving treatments available for cancer and autoimmune disease, but they can often wreak havoc on the oral cavity. Here's an overview of common conditions, drugs, and side effects, and the role the dental hygienist plays in keeping these patients healthy. Chemotherapy and biotherapy have been the most common treatments available for cancer and…
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This year’s CHIP event at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island will be held will be held Opening Weekend – Saturday, August 26 & Sunday, August 27, 2017 between the hours of 9:00am and 9:00pm all three days.  The State Fair board is giving us prime space in the 4-H Building near the Kids…
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