Julie DiNardo is a dental hygienist with an independent dental hygiene office, Gleam Smile Centre, www.gleamsmile.ca, in Hamilton, Ontario. She’s a founding member of the American Academy of Oral Systemic Health and a member of the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association. She provides oral cancer awareness days in her office and works collaboratively with the local cancer treatment centre. She’s founder of a charity called Woolies for New B's, which provides essentials for the less fortunate and their babies. She and her husband, with their four children, have been foster parents to many children.