Good Dental Hygiene Affects the Way Children Perform at School
Dental care is becoming a highly necessary for school going children. Studies show that bad oral care can affect the rest of the body. Chronic medical problems can stem from moving bacteria due to bad dental hygiene.
Bad oral health is also linked to cardiovascular issues and truancy at school due to dental problems. Dr.Chad Gailbraith, of Galbraith Mountain Pediatric Dentistry, in Washington, says that there is a direct correlation between a child’s dental care and how well they perform at school. Children can often miss school because of dental neglect too.
The National Children’s Oral Health Foundation mentions, that approximately 17 million children in ...