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Bookmark this page for fast access to the latest news and educational materials from Delta Dental of Illinois. Here’s a summary of the latest releases and white papers. We have a host of oral health wellness materials too – check them out.

2021 News Releases


Six steps to a healthier 2021

Health inequities prevent some Illinois children from accessing oral health care


Tooth Fairy thrifty in the Midwest while other states see over $5 per tooth


Delta Dental of Illinois recognized as one of Chicago's best places to work

Alcohol consumption a growing health concern during pandemic


A time to focus on women's health


Delta Dental of Illinois announces new dental director


Delta Dental of Illinois, Foundation and partners give nearly $6 million in 2020

Delta Dental of Illinois names new vice president

$4 million aims to improve oral health care of Illinois children in poverty


Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation seeks applications for Community Grants

Illinoisans say dental coverage helps them stay healthy, provides peace of mind


Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation celebrates opening of SIU School of Dental Medicine’s Advanced Care Clinic

New Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation scholarships aim to foster diversity at Midwestern University


Delta Dental of Illinois encourages focus on oral health for older adults during Healthy Aging Month

Delta Dental of Illinois names new director of client services


Delta Dental of Illinois highlights oral health impact of diabetes

55 Illinois schools to receive new water bottle-filling stations

54 Illinois organizations receive grants to improve health care

Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation awards nearly $245,000 to improve children's oral health

Archived News Releases

Oral Health Wellness Materials

As a reminder, Delta Dental of Illinois offers several oral health resources and tools at our oral health website to help promote oral health education and wellness including:   

  • Delta Dental of Illinois Blog: Find valuable oral health information to help improve your oral health. 
  • myDentalScoreAn online risk assessment tool that generates an easy to understand oral health report you can use to start conversations with your dentists. 
  • Oral Health Flyers: An array of oral health information is available here with bite-sized information that can be downloaded and shared.

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