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Dirty mouth can kill you

Registered dental hygienist Ann Schmidt, left, and student dental hygienist Brittany Bruggeman clean the teeth of Jay Lawrence, 6, of Alton, Ill., during a Clean and Screen event at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey, Ill., on Saturday Aug. Original post by Daily Hampshire Gazette

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Fluoridation is still a hard sell in Mass.

Resistance strong despite benefits SPRINGFIELD — Massachusetts, the birthplace of public health, has long led the nation in disease-fighting crusades, vaccinating children at high rates and crafting antismoking campaigns exported around the world. But it ranks 36th when it comes to providing residents with fluoridated water. Fluoridation in Mass. Nearly 150 cities and towns that […]

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Christie Bentz, RDH, BS – Dental Hygienist

Christie was born and raised in Rutland, VT, graduating from Rutland High School in 1995. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Biology at the University of Alaska Southeast, while working in a variety of medical and dental settings… from an operating room technician and oral/facial surgical assistant, to commercial fisherwoman!

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