Now’s the time for dental hygiene license portability

Andara Puchino

Editor’s note: This article is a capstone project from three students at Pacific University. Watch for more capstone projects in future issues of RDH eVillage. The professional licensure process for dental hygienists has been complex throughout the profession’s 109-year history. To obtain a license and practice dental hygiene, a clinician […]

Dietitians are using TikTok to urge you to stop dieting

Andara Puchino

Now, you can find some of them on social media platforms such as TikTok, using the latest dances, trends and science-backed information to reach younger generations. These anti-diet dieticians want to steer people away from what they call “diet culture,” which they say prioritizes smaller sizes over health and drastic […]

Best Health Insurance Companies of 2022

Andara Puchino

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010 requires most U.S. adults to purchase health insurance. Health insurance is important because it can cover the costs of an unexpected accident, illness, or any routine medical care. And if more people decide to stay uninsured, the overall cost of health insurance will […]

Swan Dental Lab Acquired by National Dentex

Andara Puchino

National Dentex Labs (“NDX”), the largest network of fully-owned dental labs in North America, has announced the acquisition of Swan Dental Lab located in Brunswick, Ohio. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Owned and operated by Martin Switalski and Maureen Antolik, Swan Dental Lab provides superior dental […]