Conquer Disease With Antioxidant Arsenals, Anti-Inflammatory Diets, and Sleep

  • Friday 1/28/2022
  • Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
  • Course Code: 464RL
  • Cost: $29
  • Room Location: BCEC Room 253 AB
  • Credits: 1 CE Hour
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Karen Davis, RDH is the founder of Cutting Edge Concepts and a practicing dental hygienist in Dallas, TX.

Pro-inflammatory diets, over-stressed lives, chronic inflammation, and lack of adequate sleep have strong correlations to adverse health outcomes. In this course, attendees will explore strategies to prevent disease and reduce inflammation using food as medicine. The instructor will discuss the role of antioxidants in lowering inflammation, and how optimal sleep is imperative to sustaining health. Today’s dental hygienists can help fill a growing gap between disease diagnosis and treatment by proactively guiding patients toward preventive strategies for health and wellness. 

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Appraise the role of dietary antioxidants & optimal sleep for preventing disease and sustaining health
  • Identify products and technologies to help reduce inflammation
  • Assess the science supporting sleep hygiene
  • Examine oral antioxidants that are both therapeutic and preventive
  • Recognize the role of dental professionals in supporting health and wellness
Recommended Audience: Hygienist