February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children's Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health.
The following are general recommendations from the American Dental Academy.
1. Brush your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste.
2. FLOSS-clean between your teeth daily!
3. It is important to eat a healthy diet that limits sugary beverages and snacks.
4. Visit your dentist regularly for prevention and treatment of oral disease.
Dental Care for kids
Give Kids a Smile is a nationally recognized dental event. Every year in February, dentists gather together to donate restorative procedures to low-income underinsured children.
When: February 23, 2019
Where: Utah College of dental Hygiene in Orem
1176 S 1480 W, Orem UT 84058
Who: Children from 5-12 (Older children will be waitlisted)
Applications need to be received by February 6th.
How: Contact Sheila at email@example.com or call (801)818-3017 for an application, or contact your school nurse for further questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.