Reports and Resources

Smiles for Life: A National Oral Health Curriculum

Smiles for Life is the nation’s only comprehensive oral health curriculum. Developed by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Group on Oral Health and now in its third edition, this curriculum is designed to enhance the role of primary care clinicians in the promotion of oral health for all age groups through the development and dissemination of high-quality educational resources.

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Community Water Fluoridation

Pew – What the Evidence Shows

Pew –  Organizations on Fluoridation

Pew- Water Fluoridation

DentaQuest CWF Resources
February 10, 2014 Recorded WebinarNEW
– DentaQuest CWF_PEW PresentationNEW
– DentaQuest CWF_Johnson PresentationNEW
– DentaQuest CWF_ResourcesNEW

Additional Resources
CDC – Oral Health and Fluoride
CDC – Fluoride Basics
ADA – Fluoride and Fluoridation
ADA – Fluoridation Resources
Massachusetts Dental Society – Fluoridation Resources
Massachusetts Department of Public Health – Water Fluoridation Factsheet (PDF)
Massachusetts Department of Public Health -Fluoride Preventing Cavities (PDF)

Oral Health Reports and Policy Briefs

2012 “Common Health for the Commonwealth

The Status of Oral Disease in Massachusetts 2009

MA Health Policy Forum: Policy Brief 2009