HOW DOES ORAL HYGIENE AFFECT OVERALL HEALTH?

Bad breath and resulting awkward social situations are not the only consequence of poor oral hygiene. According to dental hygiene professor Tammy Hale, it can also greatly influence one’s systemic health. Limited oral care can lead to periodontal disease, which leaves individuals at a higher risk for problems such as infective endocarditis, cardiovascular disease and … Continue reading

SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING

To help keep the community safe, Collin College is launching the “See Something, Say Something” campaign to urge students, faculty and staff to report any suspicious activity they observe. If a person sees anything strange or out of the ordinary, they should call the Collin College Police Department at 972.578.5555 or extension 5555 from on-campus … Continue reading

COLLIN COLLEGE COMBATS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Every year, more than two million men and women in the U.S. will become a victim of domestic violence, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV). Women are even more prone to risk as one in four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime according to the NCADV. October is Domestic Violence … Continue reading