Good dental health is essential to your overall health and well-being. 'Healthy Smiles' provides information, tips and techniques to improve oral health care for yourself and your family. Click on a topic below for online resources and, when available, video tips:
• Daily Oral Care
• Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
• Dental Health Assessments
• Brushing & Flossing Techniques
• Child's First Dental Visit
• Dental Emergencies
• Oral Health and Pregnancy
• Protecting Teeth With
• Dental Health for Kids
• Seniors and Dental Health
Information on children's dental health certificates in New York State, as well as a webinar for educators, school administrators, oral health providers and all children's oral health stakeholders and information on ordering or downloading children's oral health brochures.
Information on protecting teeth with mouthguards.
Information for kids on the power of a healthy smile and the importance of good oral health, via an interactive exhibit developed by the Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry, which provides youth with an educational, informative and fun way to experience the world of dentistry, old and new.
Information on getting a grip on your toothbrush if you have dexterity problems, the OralLongevity initiative, dentures, dental implants, dry mouth, special needs, oral health with diabetes and information on elders for oral health care professionals.
'Healthy Smiles' is brought to you by the New York State Dental Foundation, in partnership with the New York State Dental Association and the American Dental Association.
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