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Child Dental Health

  • By: Jonelle S. Grant
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Despite advances in dental science and notable preventive efforts, dental decay (caries) continues to cause untold childhood pain and dysfunction around the globe and remains the single most common chronic childhood disease in the United States. In the United States, dental ...

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