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Many Young Children Off To A Poor Start With Dental Health, According To Poll Results

Article Opinions: 1 postsAlthough child health experts recommend that children begin oral health care by age 1 or when their first teeth emerge, a new report from the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health shows that most children … Continue reading

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Fixed Appliances Best And Cheapest To Correct Crossbite In Children

5 (1 votes) Society could save millions of crowns each year if more children were fitted with fixed appliances. This is shown in unique studies performed by Sofia Petrén, a dentist and orthodontic specialist at the Department of Orthodontics at … Continue reading

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Premature Children Have Smaller Teeth

The size of teeth in premature children is smaller. This has been established in a study from the Faculty of Odontology at Malmö University in Sweden. Our knowledge about premature children, and their physical and mental development as they grow … Continue reading

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Less Children Visited NHS Dentists From 2009-2011 Than Previously

Primary Protein Involved in Dental Plaque is Identified, Study United States Department of Health to Lower the Recommended Level of Fluoride in… More Female Dentists are Working within the NHS, Report A New Peptide-based Fluid Offers an Innovative Option Against … Continue reading

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Poor Oral Health Conditions May Be Passed from Mothers to their Children, Study

According to the results of a 27-year study, mothers with poor oral health conditions might have children that will suffer poor oral when they become adults. The study suggesting this possibility took place in New Zealand; it involved nearly 1,000 … Continue reading

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Higher Medicaid Payment Levels To Dentists Increases Likelihood Of Children And Adolescents Receiving Dental Care

RetweetEditor’s ChoiceAcademic JournalMain Category: DentistryAlso Included In: Medicare / Medicaid / SCHIPArticle Date: 13 Jul 2011 – 15:00 PDT Download as PDF

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Happy The Hippo To Help Young Children Look After Their Teeth, UK

‘Happy the Hippo’ has been recruited by the British Dental Health Foundation to help teach young children how to look after their teeth. Around one third of children under the age of 12 in the UK continue to suffer from … Continue reading

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New Study Shows Unmet Dental Needs In Los Angeles Children

In 2007, the death of 12-year-old Deamonte Driver from untreated tooth decay exposed the need for better dental care in Maryland families with limited resources. However, the problem ranges beyond a single state, researchers found when they examined poor, migrant … Continue reading

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