The Children's Dental Health Project's blog
May 2, 2016
Integrating oral health into all areas of health care is important. A new tool created by the Virginia Oral Health Coalition can help make it happen.
April 12, 2016 | By: Meg Booth
A new policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics breaks new ground, urging physicians to screen families for the negative effects of poverty.
March 24, 2016 | By: Colin Reusch
Six years ago, the ACA was signed into law, marking one of the most significant health care reform efforts in history and a major win for oral health.
March 2, 2016 | By: Colin Reusch
The new web portal provides a helpful 50-state snapshot of oral health. Data challenges would make it tough to create a similar site focused on young children.
February 19, 2016 | By: Meg Booth
This NPR story left out a key point that parents need to know: "cleaning" a pacifier with their saliva can raise an infant's risk of tooth decay.
February 16, 2016 | By: Meg Booth
Children's hospitals offer an opportunity for real collaboration on the treatment and management of early childhood caries. Let's seize this opportunity.