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Dental Health in Children

It is important for dental care to be a priority in children’s healthcare dating from the time that the first tooth appears through the gums. Taking proper care of teeth is essential to prevent conditions such as tooth decay in children, which is very common in children and affects approximately 1 in 5 of children in the United States.

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Repeated surgeries have no major psychological impact on children born with cleft lip and palate

Repeated surgeries have no major psychological impact on children born with cleft lip and palate

Airlines want flyers to feel safe, but grab bag of COVID policies adds turbulence

Airlines want flyers to feel safe, but grab bag of COVID policies adds turbulence

NYU Dentistry receives $2 million HRSA grant for training dentists to treat people with disabilities

NYU Dentistry receives $2 million HRSA grant for training dentists to treat people with disabilities

Research shows tongue microbiome could help diagnose heart failure

Research shows tongue microbiome could help diagnose heart failure

Fractured skulls, lost eyes: Police often break own rules using ‘rubber bullets’

Fractured skulls, lost eyes: Police often break own rules using ‘rubber bullets’

Genomic analysis of medieval skeletons has important implications for syphilis history in Europe

Genomic analysis of medieval skeletons has important implications for syphilis history in Europe

A learning health system for dentists

A learning health system for dentists

Showers, toilets and washbasins may act as SARS-CoV-2 reservoirs despite low environmental transmission

Showers, toilets and washbasins may act as SARS-CoV-2 reservoirs despite low environmental transmission

Mandibular advancement device helps relieve daytime sleepiness in patients with sleep apnea

Mandibular advancement device helps relieve daytime sleepiness in patients with sleep apnea

Findings on emotional eating may help treat eating disorders

Findings on emotional eating may help treat eating disorders

Pandemic presents new hurdles, and hope, for people struggling with addiction

Pandemic presents new hurdles, and hope, for people struggling with addiction

People suffering from cluster headache often face a long delay in being diagnosed properly

People suffering from cluster headache often face a long delay in being diagnosed properly

‘Why do we always get hit first?’ Proposed budget cuts target vulnerable Californians

‘Why do we always get hit first?’ Proposed budget cuts target vulnerable Californians

New strategy identified to address the underlying cause of LAD1 patients' symptoms

New strategy identified to address the underlying cause of LAD1 patients' symptoms

Study finds insufficient evidence to show vitamin D can prevent or treat Covid-19

Study finds insufficient evidence to show vitamin D can prevent or treat Covid-19

Reopening dental offices for routine care amid pandemic touches a nerve

Reopening dental offices for routine care amid pandemic touches a nerve

New approach for real-time monitoring of calcium phosphate mineralization

New approach for real-time monitoring of calcium phosphate mineralization

Unique bone graft biomaterial eliminates pain

Unique bone graft biomaterial eliminates pain

Developing innovative radiation treatment for inoperable brain and spinal tumors

Developing innovative radiation treatment for inoperable brain and spinal tumors

Gum Health Day 2020 to be celebrated worldwide on 12 May

Gum Health Day 2020 to be celebrated worldwide on 12 May