Latest Publications


RPN – January/February 2019

New year. New Look. The latest edition of Research & Product News is now online! This updated issue puts the spotlight on health and wellness including research on food and nutrition, weight management and smoking cessation. You’ll also find research on mental health including Seasonal Affective Disorder. Let us know what you think of the […]


Focus – January 2019

The latest Focus publication is here complete with a brand-new look for 2019! The January issue includes a recap of the 2018 ODHA Re-energize Conference, ergonomics for dental hygienists, a new health-care series on massage therapy, plus more!  


RPN – November 2018

The latest edition of Research & Product News is now online! This issue puts the spotlight on men’s health including articles on prostate cancer and male breast cancer. You’ll also find research on mental health including depression, anxiety and suicide in Canada.


RPN – September 2018

This issue highlights research on Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) including Canadian statistics and oral health management of clients with ASD. You can also read the latest in scientific oral health advancements, plus the rise of Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome.


Focus – September 2018

Read the 2017 Financial Report summary from ODHA Executive Director Margaret Carter, part 2 of the physiotherapy series, and preview the lineup of new professional development offerings coming this fall. Also included is a feature on cannabis legislation and oral care considerations for clients who consume cannabis.


RPN – May 2018

The May issue puts the spotlight on children and youth with research on ADHD, cannabis use, cancer, and HPV. You can also read up on the latest in health and dental technology including tiny tooth-mounted sensors that can track what you eat!


Focus – April 2018

April is National Volunteer Month and our newest edition features members who are passionate about giving back. Read part 2 in our series on denturism, caring for clients with rheumatoid arthritis, and protecting yourself against fraud. Wondering how the passing of Bill 148 affects you? A brief overview of the new online learning course on […]


RPN – March 2018

The March 2018 issue highlights research on dental lasers and teeth cavity-resistance, dental implant surgery affected by bisphosphonates, and the link between periodontal disease and esophageal cancer. You’ll also find a number of research articles related to alcohol consumption, and the latest on e-cigarettes.