National Dental Hygiene Month
October is National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM)! This year’s celebration will center on the family-focused theme ÔÇ£A Healthy Smile Lasts a Lifetime.ÔÇØ
The American Dental Hygienists’ Association is encouraging dental hygienists and other dental professionals and supporters across the country to get involved with NDHM this October to increase public awareness of the oral health-total health connection and the importance of educating the entire family on situations which impact their oral health. It is imperative to start early with a daily oral care routine to help prevent cavities and periodontal disease. NDHM is the perfect time to spread that message even moreÔÇöwhile celebrating the profession of dental hygiene!