Ways to keep your smile healthy

Jennifer E. Engen

Experts offer tips and information you may not know about dental health. Here’s something to smile about: Canadian’s oral health has improved significantly over the past 40 years, and we now rank fifth in the world in terms of access to dental care, according to the Canadian Dental Association. Still, […]

7 Ways to Score Free Dental for Seniors on Medicare

Jennifer E. Engen

Affording dental work can be tough if you’re an older American on Medicare. That’s because Original Medicare — which covers a majority of beneficiaries — doesn’t include routine dental care. Congress is considering whether to add dental coverage to Medicare as part of a $3.5 trillion social spending package — […]

Some ways to use pineapple to get acne-free skin

Jennifer E. Engen

For those who are unaware, pineapple is one of the best fruits for the hair, skin, and bones. People who are prone to acne, skin rashes, or skin damage, can be healed with pineapple as it rejuvenates the skin and makes it look clean and fresh Representational Image. Pixabay From […]

4 ways to build your confidence as a new grad

Jennifer E. Engen

Practicing as a dental hygienist right out of school is not easy, no matter what position(s) you may have previously held in the dental office. You’ve studied very hard and passed many exams, including the National Board exam and clinical exam. Yet there’s so much you don’t know in your […]

Here Are Some Ways To Overcoming Postpartum Pain

Jennifer E. Engen

Image: Shutterstock Many women endure back stiffness and soreness after childbirth, making it difficult to carry the newborn. Back pain, particularly in the lower back, is common after pregnancy. According to study, up to 20% of women may experience acute discomfort for three to six months after giving birth. “Since recovering […]

Ways physical therapy can alleviate arthritis pain

Jennifer E. Engen

Physical therapy may help ease arthritis symptoms, reduce the need for pain medication, and even delay or negate the need for surgery. Physical therapy for arthritis may include exercises to improve joint mobility and tips on posture and movement that can help a person work around pain and avoid injuries. […]