The month of April is Oral Health Month and an important part of this
celebration is National Dental Hygienists Week™, celebrated annually in the second week of
Your child's oral health is important. Learn what to expect at your
first visit with a dental hygienist,
on baby teeth and teething,
Try the easy-to-use "Find A Dental Hygienist" tool to locate a dental
hygienist in your area.
Did you know? Dental hygienists form the sixth largest regulated health
profession in Canada
with more than 31,000
Sports mouthguards put more bite into injury prevention!
In 1945, fluoride was added to water supplying four communities in the US and
Canada after a
period of study of the effects of naturally occurring fluoride. These
studies noted a dramatic
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We acknowledge the unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishnabeg Nation as the traditional owners and guardians of the lands of the CDHA national office.
Nigì kikenindànànàn iyo nìgànì ondamitàwini wìbidikewogamig padakising Màmìwininì Anishinàbeg odakìwàng neyàgadawendamòdjig kaye ega wìkàd kàmìgiwewàdj iyo akì.