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Dental Hygiene Found Wanting In Children Of Poorer Communities In Scotland

be to put fluoride in the water. The BDA's policy is to support water fluoridation, which is targeted at communities which are most in need of it, but following consultation with the community.” He further mentioned, “It is well known that there is a shortage of dentists in Scotland and many are unable to access dental care because of it. The association has long called for a tripling of investment in dentistry.”

Christine Grahame MSP, SNP social justice spokeswoman, endorsing the need for a campaign as stated by the BDA said, “The figures indicate a clear gap between rich and poor when it comes to oral health and we require a dedicated campaign not only in terms of more preventative information but backed up with real resources.”

Martyn Merrett, the chairman of the Scottish Dental Epidemiological coordinating Committee, and one of the authors of the report said, “The report shows that a large amount of dental disease is concentrated in a small number of children and we need to concentrate our efforts to help improve their dental health.”

Lewis Macdonald, Deputy Health Minister, said the overall figures were ‘encouraging’. Also referring to the executive's free toothpaste and toothbrushes for children under 12 months and free fruit and water for children of the primary ages of one and two children said, “We believe that these measures will mean that a child born in Scotland today will have a brighter future for oral health than any previous generatin.”


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