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Searching the Web for Dental Hygiene
There is a wealth of valuable information related to dental hygiene that is freely available on the web. Just remember that information you find on the web needs to be evaluated carefully.
Crest Dental Oral Health
Sponsored by Proctor and Gamble, this site provides materials for patient education, digital patient education flip charts, parent education materials, activity sheets for children, continuing education materials for dental professionals, and a practice management toolkit.
Contains videos on health and medicine topics.
ADHA: American Dental Hygienists' Association
Provided by the largest professional group serving dental hygienists, this site features ADHA news, oral health news, professional issues, as well as consumer oral health information.
American Dental Association
Provides information for the consumer and the dental professional. Features include Find a Dentist, an A to Z list of oral health topics, links to other dental organizations, dental news, publications, the Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry, and animations and games for children to promote good oral health.
CDC Oral Health Resources
Printer-friendly and email ready pages on various oral health topics. Featured topics may include infection control in dental settings, community water fluoridation, school-based dental sealant programs, guidelines and recommendations, Brush Up on Healthy Teeth, and state-based programs.
Search for hard-to-find science journal articles here, or request them from our Interlibrary Loan service.
MedlinePlus: Mouth and Teeth
Provides consumer information on dental health.
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
The leading funder of oral, dental, and craniofacial research, this institute provides information on oral health issues including care of medically compromised or special needs patients, clinical trials and protocol templates, and dental research news.
Ohio Dental Board
This site contains licensing information and verification, various application and license forms, continuing education information, and Dental Board laws and rules.
Oral Health Care for People with Disabilities
Provides information on the care of dental patients with disabilities.