Visit with Shirley Gutkowsk and Angie Stone as they describe how they've been tirelessly educating people on the plight of the dependent adult. Did you know that people who go to nursing homes lose their teeth in record time? Angie's grandmother lost 60% of her teeth in three years. The teeth she'd kept for 90 years were all but lost. Many states now allow dental hygiensts to practice in care facilities but there's still work to do. Find out what you can do if you're a family member or a dental hygienist.
Link to Angie's recent article in RDH Magazine