New AAP Recommendation

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released new recommendations about preventing the most common chronic illness in childhood: dental caries. The recommendations states that all children should start using fluoridated toothpaste as soon as the first tooth appears. Previous recommendations called for...

$500 Prize Presented to Class Project Contest Winner

Several KDA staff members were in attendance for an all-school assembly at Eisenhower Elementary in Wellington on Friday morning, which was held to present Vanessa Sawyer’s class with a $500 Visa gift card for their winning Children’s Dental Health Month Class Project Contest entry. In addition...

CDHM Class Project Contest Winner Announced

And the winner is… Each February, the Kansas Dental Association participates in the National Children’s Dental Health Month campaign to educate children, parents and teachers on the importance of good oral health. Traditionally, the KDA has worked with third grade students and teachers across the...

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