Angie Stone, RDH, BS began her career in the Navy as a dental assistant. She has taught in dental assisting and dental hygiene programs. Her original research regarding xylitol and elders was published in a peer reviewed medical journal and her Amazon Best Seller book, Dying from Dirty Teeth, was launched in 2015. She is the founder and CEO of the HyLife Oral Health Alliance. She was awarded the Sunstar Award of Distinction in 2012 for her work with xylitol and the geriatric population.