New Report - "Oral Health in America: Advances and Challenges"

As a twenty-year follow-up to the seminal Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) released the new report Oral Health in America: Advances and Challenges. This report recognizes the initiatives and efforts of the past decade in improving oral health care for all, and reviews new directions and innovative strategies that contribute to preventing and treating oral health problems. The report also identifies current disparities and inequalities in oral health care and recognizes the importance of oral health in improving health equity, thereby improving the overall health of our nation.
Click here to view and download Oral Health in America: Advances and Challenges.