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Pew Report: Louisiana Failing to Address Children's Dental Health Crisis
Date:2/22/2010

One of Nine States to Receive an "F" grade

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Louisiana is failing to ensure the dental health needs of its children, according to a report released by the Pew Center on the States. The Cost of Delay: State Dental Policies Fail One in Five Children, released with support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the DentaQuest Foundation, grades each state's policy responses to the urgent challenges in dental health among America's children.

Louisiana received a failing grade for meeting just two of the eight policy benchmarks in Pew's analys
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