The Children's Dental Health Project's blog
August 21, 2019
Due to historic inequality, many barriers hinder indigenous communities’ efforts to prevent dental disease. But promising approaches can build on recent gains.
August 16, 2019 | By: Colin Reusch
The Trump administration seeks to reverse steps toward health equity by ending protections in access to health care established by the Affordable Care Act.
August 12, 2019 | By: Deborah Vishnevsky
Families like mine may lose access to necessities like dental care , or risk separation, if the administration's change to the public charge rule takes effect.
August 5, 2019
Many kids and adults can’t access oral health care due to ongoing silos between medicine and dentistry. Interprofessional education can help end the divide.
July 26, 2019 | By: Deborah Vishnevsky
Evidence shows how proposals to fundamentally alter Medicaid’s financing structure would cause deep cuts for kids and families who count on the program.
July 24, 2019
With state partners, CDHP examined what messages could most motivate policymakers to act on oral health. A local leader shares some key lessons.