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  • National Children's Dental Health Month
    Feb. 1, 2017

    National Children's Dental Health Month

    Children’s Oral Health

    Dental health is one of the most critical, unmet health care issues facing Illinois children today. Good oral health care is imperative for children, but many caregivers don't realize how important it is to establish an oral health routine at an early age. I've seen first-hand how poor oral health can negatively affect children, and... More »

  • Unprecedented New Report Highlights Inequities in Dental Care in Illinois
    Jan. 9, 2017

    Unprecedented New Report Highlights Inequities in Dental Care in Illinois

    In the Community

    Poor and rural populations—and especially children—suffering from lack of access to critically needed care Poor oral health is one of the most pressing, unmet health care issues facing Illinois children and adults today according to a new state oral health assessment report Oral Health in Illinois, the first comprehensive statewide oral health assessment ever completed.... More »