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  • Children missing preventive dental checkups during COVID-19 pandemic
    Feb. 1, 2022

    Children missing preventive dental checkups during COVID-19 pandemic

    Children’s Oral Health

    Throughout February, Delta Dental of Illinois is emphasizing the importance of good oral health care for children in honor of Children’s Dental Health Month. This reminder is even more important as some Illinois children haven’t received the preventive oral health care visit with their dentist during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Check for these oral cancer symptoms. It could be a lifesaver.
    Apr. 1, 2019

    Check for these oral cancer symptoms. It could be a lifesaver.

    General oral health

    More than 10,000 people lose their lives to oral cancer every year. But the five-year survival rate is approximately 60 percent.1 By working with your dentist, you can catch symptoms early, which is often the key to a better outcome.

  • Make the Most of Your Dental Visit
    Dec. 12, 2013

    Make the Most of Your Dental Visit

    Dental benefit information

    With advances in dentistry (and soothing music piped in over the intercom), a trip to the dentist nowadays is pretty routine. However, visiting the dentist still makes some people anxious – so much that they do not go as much as they should. When this occurs, costly complications can take place.

  • Why Moms-to-Be Need Extra Dental TLC
    May 9, 2013

    Why Moms-to-Be Need Extra Dental TLC

    General oral health

    Ask any expecting mother what she wants to get done before her bundle of joy arrives and you'll likely be greeted with a mile-long to-do list. What may not be on that list, though, is some extra care in the dental department. Safe Window for Dental Work After a newly expecting mom makes her first... More »