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Oral Health Matters Blog Posts

April
29,
2022
| 12:01 PM America/New_York
Why is improving your patient communication skills important?Taking the time to communicate clearly, and listen carefully, results in happy patients. Happy patients are more likely to begin and continue care and have longer lasting healthy
April
29,
2022
| 09:38 AM America/New_York
When people think about cancer, they don’t usually think about oral cancer. Yet, according to the Oral Cancer Foundation, approximately 54,000 people in the U.S. will be newly diagnosed with oral cancer in 2022, leading to more than 9,750 deaths.
April
14,
2022
| 16:37 PM America/New_York
April 11-17 is Black Maternal Health Week and April is Minority Health Month, making today an opportune time for all of us to recognize progress toward reducing maternal mortality and continue seeking changes from our lawmakers to improve access to
March
30,
2022
| 10:21 AM America/New_York
Last month, a water main break propelled Laredo, Texas into a state of emergency. The rupture of the main water line stopped the flow of water across the city, cutting off access to clean water for over 125,000 of Laredo’s residents at the end of
March
29,
2022
| 12:35 PM America/New_York
March is National Nutrition Month. And while people often connect diet choices with their impact on weight and disease, our food choices have a direct connection to another important part of our overall well-being — our oral health.  We know that
March
08,
2022
| 14:48 PM America/New_York
In the United States, the number of women entering the dental profession continues to grow. As we celebrate both National Dentist’s Day and International Women’s Day in March, we’re taking this opportunity to recognize the gender disparity in
March
01,
2022
| 12:04 PM America/New_York
At DentaQuest, we’re committed to promoting preventive care and helping patients prioritize it beginning in early childhood and lasting throughout their adult life. As part of this commitment, we’ve introduced programs to recognize and reward