The Children's Dental Health Project's blog
May 23, 2014
Good research can help spur ideas and innovation in oral health. Mindful of that, CDHP gives its first Oral Health Policy Research Award to Elana Shlansky.
May 22, 2014 | By: Colin Reusch
Next week is a prime opportunity to let Congress know that ending CHIP is not an option.
May 20, 2014
“CDHP’s many contributions reflect the highest ideals of AAPHD’s competencies in public policy,” said Dr. Nick Mosca, AAPHD’s immediate past president.
May 13, 2014
Dental sealants are proven to reduce cavities. Yet states face various challenges as they implement school-based programs to place sealants on kids' teeth.
May 12, 2014 | By: Meg Booth
Thanks to the CHIPRA, dental coverage is now mandatory for all state CHIP programs and more than 8 million enrolled children have affordable dental coverage.
May 6, 2014
These recommendations remind us of two key facts: 1) the health of "baby teeth" matters, and 2) many kids still lack access to fluoridated drinking water.