Oral Health Surveillance Report, 2019. This surveillance report provides national estimates for selected measures for oral health status during 2011-2016, examines changes since 1999-2004, and highlights disparities in oral health by certain sociodemographic characteristics. Measures include the prevalence and severity of dental caries in. 2019 Oct 7;55(10):676. doi: 10.3390/medicina55100676. Author Having good oral health nowadays is not only aimed at tooth health, but as amply demonstrated in the literature, it is a starting point for the general health and well-being of our body. Retracing the latest scientific findings that demonstrate an interpolation between oral health.
Below are publications by CDC staff in peer-reviewed journals covering oral health topics of significance. Patel N, Fils-Aime R, Li C, Lin M, Robison V. Prevalence of past-year dental visit among US adults aged 50 years or older, with selected chronic diseases, 2018. Prev Chronic Dis. 2021;18:200576 Medicaid's larger presence as a payer for dental care, the program's move toward more accountable care systems, and industry trends that are driving efficiencies will continue to reshape how oral health care is delivered in the U.S. in 2019 and beyond
. Cross-sectional study of community-dwelling older adults in Mexico City. Sociodemographic characteristics were obtained and assessed their OHRQoL according to the Geriatric/General Oral Health Assessment Index (GOHAI) (2019, September 4). Poor oral health linked to cognitive decline, perceived stress: Studies examine the role of psychosocial factors in oral health among older Chinese Americans Recent evidence has highlighted the existence of health inequalities between people with intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) and people without IDD [1,2,3].Of particular concern is the oral health of people with IDD, with research showing that this population has poorer oral health than those without IDD [4, 5].In addition, a systematic review by Anders and Davis  has.
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has increased the amount of government support required to meet people's basic needs, including oral health and oral health care. Efforts towards universal health coverage (UHC). Good oral health may help protect against Alzheimer's September 01, 2019. In the journals. Gingivitis (gum disease) has been linked to a higher risk of heart disease, but a recent study says that the bacteria that cause gingivitis also may be connected to Alzheimer's disease Poor Oral Health Linked to Cognitive Decline, Perceived Stress Friday, August 30, 2019 Scientists Uncover Key New Molecules That Could Help to Tackle Tooth Loss and Regeneratio Even in high-income countries, oral diseases are a substantial health and economic burden. A Position Statement by the Royal College of Surgeons of England, released on Aug 15, 2019, revealed that tooth decay is the leading cause of hospital admissions in England—accounting for nearly 78 000 admissions—in children aged 5-9 years in 2015-18 Commemorate World Oral Health Day on March 20 March 15, 2019 World Oral Health Day is celebrated globally every year on March 20. It is organized by the FDI World Dental Federation and is the largest global awareness campaign on oral health. The observance spreads messages about good oral hygiene practices to adults and children alike and demonstrates the importance of optimal oral health in.
3 October 2019. Added 'Oral health survey of 3 year old children: fieldwork protocol' document. 7 May 2019. Added 'Oral care and people with learning disabilities' guidance. 10 April 2019 The oral health of a child not only impacts the physical well-being of the child, but can have quality of life implications for parents and families as they endeavour to provide care and support their child's oral health needs. Within Australia, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are thought to experience a disproportionate burden of poor oral heath compared to non-Indigenous.
.15. Journal of Oral Hygiene & Health is a peer reviewed Medical and Dental Health journal that includes a wide range of topics in this field and creates a platform for the authors to make their contribution towards the journal. The editorial office promises quality publishing with best Editorial Board Members round the globe Including an oral health education program improves patients' oral hygiene and oral health knowledge, as well as provides a supportive environment to empower the patients to take control of their overall oral health. This study was retrospectively registered on April 18, 2019 in ClinicalTrials.gov, Identifier: NCT03921632 .. 2019 Legislative Wins Set Stage for Expanded Access to Oral Health Care Michael Browning Significant strides in oral health policymaking in 2019 have helped set the stage for improved access to care for many Americans in 2020 and beyond, especially for those with limited incomes or who live in areas underserved by dental professionals Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is becoming a major public health event affecting China and even the whole world. During the epidemic period of corona virus disease, appropriate oral health management and disease prevention of children is very important for children's oral and general health
Volume 209, June 2019, Pages 183-189.e2. Original Article. Children's Oral Health and Academic Performance: Evidence of a Persisting Relationship Over the Last Decade in the United States. Author links open overlay panel Carol Cristina Guarnizo-Herreño DDS, PhD 1 2 Wei Lyu MS 3 George L. Wehby PhD 3 4 AJN, American Journal of Nursing: June 2019 - Volume 119 - Issue 6 - p 13. doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000559785.40501.01. Free. We read with interest the recent article by Warren and colleagues reporting favorable results using an oral care protocol, including chlorhexidine mouthwashes, to reduce the risk of hospital-acquired pneumonia (A Nurse. Consolidation in the Dental Industry: A Closer Look at Dental Payers and Providers (October 2019) (PDF) Published in International Journal of Health Economics and Management. The Effect of the Great Recession on the Demand for General Oral Health Care and Orthodontic Care (April 2019) Published in The Journal of the American Dental Association In general, gum disease can be treated or prevented by maintaining a good oral health regime. A study published in February 2019 investigated the records of 1,380 men. The authors found a. Authors: Ben J Steel. 245-255. £10 single article. Differences between caregiver-perceived and dentist-assessed oral health status of patients among intellectual disabilities Authors: Sun Mi Cho, Ji-Soo Song, Juhea Chang. 256-262
The dental health benefits of xylitol are well established . Here, we have highlighted that xylitol also has other potential health benefits, Figure 3. Many of these are related to oral-pharyngeal health. Changes in the respiratory microbiota are associated with positive effects on respiratory infections, sinusitis, and acute otitis media World Health Assembly Resolution paves the way for better oral health care. More than 3.5 billion people suffer from oral diseases. Untreated dental caries (tooth decay) in permanent teeth is the most common. Severe periodontal (gum) disease affects almost 10% of the global population and more than 530 million children suffer from dental caries. Learn about steps taken in dental offices to protect the health and safety of patients in COVID-19. Discover what may happen before a dental visit, after arriving at the dental office, and during the dental visit. Get the Facts About Oral Health. Many myths about the oral health of infants, young children, and pregnant women exist More information: Patrick P. Coll et al, The Prevention of Infections in Older Adults: Oral Health, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (2019).DOI: 10.1111/jgs.1615
To provide a more comprehensive understanding of the effects of 2019-nCoV on oral health and possible saliva transmission, the expression of the putative ACE2 (angiotensin-converting enzyme II) receptor of 2019-nCoV in salivary gland epithelial cells were analyzed in bulk RNA-seq proﬁles from public databases View the latest health news and explore articles on fitness, diet, nutrition, parenting, relationships, medicine, diseases and healthy living at CNN Health Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of school dental health education on the oral health status, oral health-related knowledge, and practice behavior of 6-12-year-old children.Methods: Hand search and electronic search based on the keywords on school dental health education in seven search engines till 2017 identified 7434 articles. Trials involving school-based dental health education. A call to action: advocating for the integration of oral health promotion and public health via sugar sweetened beverage taxation. Br Dent J. 2019;227(8):663-4. . The integration of oral and general health, with a consistent message about the importance of a healthy lifestyle, is a direction for the future
The best practices for healthy teeth and gums include regular brushing, flossing, and avoiding certain types of food and beverage. Learn more about what to do for healthy teeth and gums here The 2019 Report Card on Indigenous Health focusses on the oral health status of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia.Good oral health is fundamental to our overall health and wellbeing. It allows us to eat and speak without pain, discomfort or embarrassment Oral contraceptives (OCs) use has been linked to increased risk of breast cancer (BC) in several reports from the world. Limited number of similar studies have been conducted in the Middle Eastern female population. This study aimed to explore any possible correlation between the contemporary and duration of OCs use among Jordanian women and the risk of breast cancer The global nutrition transition has contributed to child obesity and dental caries in developing countries, including Vietnam. Few studies have described the nutrition and oral health of mothers and children. This a descriptive study of the nutrition and oral health characteristics of a convenience sample of 571 children aged 2 to 5 years and their mothers from 5 urban preschools in Central. Oral health is an integral part of general well-being. Technical advances in dental care have documented early diagnosis, preventive treatments and early intervention can prevent or reduce the progress of most oral diseases
Preventive oral health in the pediatric primary care setting. Dental health is an important aspect of overall health and needs to be addressed not just in a dental office, but also in the primary care office. Dawn Brewer, APRN, applies fluoride varnish at a wellness check. Dental decay is the number one chronic childhood disease, yet preventive. In the United States (US) there has been a long standing separation between the dental and medical professions [1,2,3,4].This divide persists despite: 1) recognition of the importance of oral health to the physical and social well-being of individuals and overall population health , and 2) burgeoning arguments that the integration of dental and primary care might improve access to both [1,2. Dental services can be provided by the oral health therapy (OHT) workforce and dentists. This study aims to quantify the potential cost-savings of increased utilisation of the OHT workforce in providing dental services for children under the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS). The CDBS is an Australian federal government initiative to increase dental care access for children aged 2-17 years This may be a contributing factor to the oral health disparities faced by Black Americans and have implications for dental education. They found that in 2019, 10 schools still had no BAA. Whether you need a basic check-up or major dental work, we have options for you. View Dental Plans. All Cigna products and services are provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company, Cigna Dental Health, Inc., or their affiliates. The Cigna name, logo, and other.
The 2019 AAHA Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats outline a comprehensive approach to support companion animal practices in improving the oral health and often, the quality of lif e of their canine and feline patients. The guidelines are an update of the 2013 AAHA Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats Continuing Education Article Focuses on the Role of Oral PH in Remineralization. Sep 18, 2019. Maintaining a neutral oral pH can be accomplished through diet and therapeutic agents, a regimen that can promote remineralization and help prevent or reverse caries lesions. Newsline The Oral Health Podcast. We have created a series of podcasts to help you improve your oral health. Read more. Dental Helpline. We're here to give you impartial advice about your oral health. Contact our team of fully-qualified professionals by telephone (01788 539780), or email ( firstname.lastname@example.org ). Read more A periodontist is the oral health care provider who specializes in diagnosing, treating, and preventing diseases of the soft tissues of the mouth 2019. American Dental Education Association.. Delta Dental has been providing oral health benefits for over four decades, and their blog is a wonderful mix of information, actionable tips, and fun! Case in point: One of the latest posts tells.
The relationship between oral health-related quality of life, the need for orthodontic treatment and bullying, among Brazilian teenagers. Dental Press J. Orthod . [online]. 2019, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 73-80, ISSN: 2176-9451 [viewed 12 September 2019] Pediatric Dentistry Journal Open Access Articles. Open Access: The principle that research should be accessible online, for free, immediately after publication—is improving the way scholarly information is shared. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry has begun making select articles from Pediatric Dentistry available as open access.
The disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was called Covid-19 by the World Health Organization in February 2020. Face-to-face communication and consistent exposure to body fluids such as blood and saliva predispose dental care workers at serious risk for 2019-nCoV infection Background This study verified the association between contextual and individual factors and public dental services utilisation in Brazil. Methods The study was conducted based on a cross-sectional population-based household survey performed in Brazil (National Health Survey- 2019)). Data was collected between August 2019 and March 2020. Total sample included 43,167 individuals aged ≥15. May 2019 Issue. I n the early 2000s Terry Mitchell's dentist retired. For a while, Mitchell, an electrician in his 50s, stopped seeking dental care altogether. But when one of his wisdom teeth. ABSTRACT: Oral health is an important component of general health and should be maintained during pregnancy and through a woman's lifespan. Maintaining good oral health may have a positive effect on cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and other disorders. In 2007-2009, 35% of U.S. women reported that they did not have a dental visit within the past year and 56% of women did not visit a.
CDA Foundation's 2019 grant recipient aims to bridge gap in oral health care November 21, 2019 0 6118 From a young age, Matthew Mecheal, DDS, has been sure about two things: his passion for helping others and his love for dentistry In terms of oral health, poor health literacy can result in poor oral hygiene and difficulty in navigating the oral health system. In addition, rural residents with low health literacy are more likely to consume sugar-sweetened beverages and more prone to dental caries, according to a 2016 article The 2019 AAHA Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats outline a comprehensive approach to support companion animal practices in improving the oral health and often, the quality of life of their canine and feline patients. The guidelines are an update of the 2013 AAHA Dental Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats
Pussinen et al 1 reported that the presence of oral infections in childhood was associated with an increased risk of subclinical atherosclerosis in adulthood in a cohort of 755 individuals observed from 1980 to 2007. There are 3 possible explanations for this observation. First, individuals who have poor oral health as children also have poor oral health as adults. 2 Studies conducted among. World Oral Health Day was first declared in 2007 and was originally celebrated on 12 September - the birth date of FDI founder Dr Charles Godon. However, the campaign was not fully activated until 2013, after the date was changed to 20 March to avoid conflict with the FDI World Dental Congress taking place in September The Military Health System (MHS) is responsible for the overall oral health and readiness of service members—both active and the Reserve component. Additionally, the MHS offers dental insurance plans that all other TRICARE beneficiaries can purchase if they choose This Collection of articles highlights all content published across the PLOS journals relating to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2019-20. PLOS is committed to disseminating research as quickly as possible, particularly in public health emergencies. All articles published in any PLOS journal are Open Access free of charge to all readers