Brushing Your Teeth Could Prevent Heart Disease

Taking care of your gums by brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits could help hold heart disease at bay. Researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health have shown for the first time that as gum health improves, progression of atherosclerosis slows to a clinically significant...

OHK Unveils 2013 Snapshot

Oral Health Kansas announced the launch of a 2013 Kansas Oral Health Snapshot.  The book features data about economic status along with information about the oral health challenges and resources for each of the 105 counties in Kansas. The book can be downloaded here or individual county data can be found...

November 1st – National Brush Day!

  The Kids Healthy Mouth Campaign (@brush2min2x) has designed November 1st, National Brush Day. “After eating all that Halloween candy, it’s even more important for kids to maintain healthy tooth brushing habits,” the organization says.  “Did you know that dental decay is the most...

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