Promoting Good Oral Hygiene and Oral Care in Children
There have been numerous research and studies done pertaining to children’s teeth, which have concluded that it is of the utmost importance to start children’s oral care and hygiene early to avoid future problems.
Research also shows that tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among children in the USA that affects 80 percent of teens and 50 percent of children. Early treatment is not only important but also necessary to prevent health issues that can have a major impact on children.
According to the National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research, it is estimated that every year 12.5 million days of restricted activity will be missed by children due to dental symptoms and because of oral health issues, children will also miss 52 million hours of school. Due to this, being a significant amount the Surgeon General has made oral health for children a priority.
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