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2012-08-30 02:25:55

HONG KONG, Aug. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The world is experiencing a large and growing crisis in access to oral healthcare that, if left unchecked, risks an unmanageable explosion of oral disease, especially in developing countries, according to a report issued today by Geneva-based FDI World Dental Federation, the principal representative body for more than 1 million dental practitioners worldwide. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120830/NY65377 ) Oral disease affects already...

2009-09-10 14:49:00

Seek to increase worldwide awareness of oral health, impact of oral diseases CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Dental Association (ADA) joins with the FDI World Dental Federation, the worldwide voice of the dental profession, in observance of the second annual "World Oral Health Day" on Saturday, Sept. 12. The purpose of this day is to increase global awareness for oral health, as well as the impact of oral diseases on general health and well-being. Throughout...