For kids, choose tap water for a smile that sparkles

February is Children’s Dental Health Month, and this year’s theme for the American Dental Association’s campaign is focused on healthy oral health habits for kids, including brushing twice a day with fluoridated tap water. San Juan Basin Public Health’s Regional Oral Health Specialist Kari Plante has provided dental health services to thousands of local [...]

By |2018-04-05T15:58:16-07:00February 4th, 2017|Community Water Fluoridation, Dental, Health Equity|Comments Off on For kids, choose tap water for a smile that sparkles

National Children’s Dental Health Month

February has been coated in Cupid’s sugary sweets so long that most don’t know it is also National Children’s Dental Health Month. Hidden in heart-shaped shadows is the prevalence of poor oral health in Colorado’s children, an issue persistently degrading their well-being. Colorado Department of Health and Environment finds dental disease as the leading [...]

By |2018-04-20T12:45:53-07:00February 19th, 2016|Dental, Events|Comments Off on National Children’s Dental Health Month