Navigation Links
Unhealthy Oral Habits among Teenagers – Reported Dental Health Authoritie

While some progress has been taken to improve the oral health of children and adolescents but much remains to be investigated - Researchers team reported// in an international session of Dental Health.

Researchers from eight countries including Australia, China, Finland, Ireland, Japan, Kuwait, Scotland, Thailand reported in the 84th General session of the International Association for Dental Research that more work were needed to be done in improving oral health of adolescents and children.

Targeted health promotion and increased access to dental services are needed to improve the oral health of adolescents in juvenile detention. (Australia)

A study at the Shanghai Children's Medical Center raised awareness of early childhood caries, the prevalence of which is extremely high. (China)

The health system, oral health services, and socio-cultural and environmental risk factors (e.g., the use of alcohol and tobacco products) did modify, to some extent, the effects of risk factors such as infrequent use of oral health services, and unhealthy habits, in teenagers. (Finland)

A pilot questionnaire, the Adolescent Enamel Fluorosis Quality of Life Questionnaire, indicated the aesthetic impact of enamel fluorosis in 15-year-olds, and its impact on their oral-health-related quality of life. (Ireland)

There are significant differences among geographical regions in terms of caries prevalence in deciduous teeth, and the factors associated with dental caries prevalence. (Japan)

Schoolchildren in a school-based oral health program showed lower levels of caries, but not all parents enrolled their children in the program. (Kuwait)

Prolonged dental health benefits were found for children who were part of a school-based toothbrushing program, and these findings were influential in developing government policy about national caries-preventive programs. (Scotland)

The high prevalence and severity of dental caries among 2- to 4-year-old children in a non-fluoridated region indicated that a comprehensive program that includes parental education about, and access to, oral health promotion, prevention and treatment services is urgently needed. Laypersons may help provide dental education, including feeding practice information, to parents and caregivers. Further, because milk-feeding and dietary practices differ between Buddhist and Muslim communities, information and educational materials need to be tailored accordingly. (Thailand)

Source: Eurekalert
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Drinking, Smoking And Unhealthy Food Linked To Mouth Cancer In Young People
2. Sensor Can Detect "Unhealthy" Molecules In Breath
3. Diseases in Marine Animals Could Portend Unhealthy Prognosis for Humans
4. Soda Consumption: An Unhealthy Trend Among Adolescent Girls
5. Unhealthy Gums Increase Risk Of Premature Delivery
6. Tongue Piercing Is Unhealthy
7. Adolescents Who Indulge In Unhealthy Dieting At Increased Risk For Obesity
8. Packed Lunch For Children Could Be Unhealthy
9. Unhealthy Diet Reduces Life Expectancy
10. Court Warns People Who Practice Unhealthy Sexual Traits
11. Kids To Junk Unhealthy Food, Take Up Fitness
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... An August 2 article ... obtaining plastic surgery, largely influenced by the growing popularity of “pretty boys” in both ... notes that standards of male appearance are changing not only in the Asian nation, ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Pot Valet is a leading provider of premium medical-grade cannabis ... state, and soon, every state in the country, the company offers patients safe, legal, ... altogether. , According to Pot Valet, all California patients have the legal ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... August 17, 2017 , ... A recent ... to the biopharmaceutical industry in 2016 cited deficiencies in data integrity. The FDA outlines ... Part 11 ruling. , Presented as part of the Beckman Coulter Life ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) , ... August 16, 2017 , ... An August 3rd ... patients that was the subject of a report in JAMA (the Journal of the American ... (BMIs) above 50 were able to achieve BMIs under 30, when compared to patients with ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... For the second ... England student to educate the public on the impact of concussions. Brooke Mills, ... first-ever National Concussion Awareness Day. , Brooke is working diligently is to raise ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/28/2017)... 28, 2017 Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. ("Hill-Rom") (NYSE: ... quarter ended June 30, 2017, and updated its financial ... For the fiscal third quarter, Hill-Rom reported ... per diluted share in the prior-year period. These results ... per diluted share primarily related to the non-cash write-down ...
(Date:7/27/2017)... Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST ) today ... updated financial guidance for the full-year 2017. ... Reported net sales of $397.6 million, a record ... at constant currency (organic) grew by 3.9%. ... $0.60 in the prior-year quarter. Second-quarter 2017 adjusted diluted ...
(Date:7/26/2017)... July 26, 2017 Sancilio Pharmaceuticals Company, Inc. ... clinical trial evaluating Altemia TM , an oral therapy ... Sickle Cell Disease (SCD). The SCOT Trial, is a ... and safety of Altemia TM in pediatric patients ... US IND 125274. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: