Kids with Poor Oral Health Are More Likely to Perform Poorly in School: What Parents and Teachers Can Do About It

(BPT) - By Jessica Buehler, DDS, Director of Dental Affairs for Delta Dental of California and Affiliates

When the school year kicks off, there is a lot to think about — school supplies, after-school activities, and meeting new teachers and classmates. With a packed back-to-school schedule, one of the things that often falls by the wayside is thinking about our kids’ oral health.

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