Service With A Smile: Alaska’s solution for America’s Dental Health Care Crisis | WorkingNation

When I was a child We would be rounded up at the school to see the dentist when the door would open. We would see the dentist standing there Literally wearing a butcher’s apron covered in blood and our friend holding their mouth One kid had eight teeth pulled in one sit down That’s just […]

Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health #WOHD19

Hi there! It’s important to brush with me twice a day, using a fluoride toothpaste, to help keep the nasties away. Pssst… It takes more than just brushing to protect your mouth. Choose healthy foods and drinks over those high in sugar to help prevent tooth decay. Huh humm… over here! And don’t forget that […]

This is Public Health: Oral Health

Public health provides programs and services to support the health and well-being of residents in Durham Region Public health is ensuring children have the opportunity to achieve optimal oral health and access to dental care Did you know that Durham Region Health Department provides dental screenings for children and teens up to 17 years old? […]

How Does Dental Care Fit Into the Healthcare Debate?

AARON MATÉ: It’s The Real News. I’m Aaron Maté. I’m here with Dr. Javad Aghaloo. He is the founder of the SAGE Initiative, which is a non-profit serving low income communities with dental care in California and Arizona. Dr. J, hello. JAVAD AGHALOO: Good to be with you, Aaron. AARON MATÉ: Thank you for being […]