CDC Vital Signs–Dental Sealants Prevent Cavities
This podcast is based on the October 2016 CDC Vital Signs report. Dental sealants, applied soon after a child's permanent molars come in, can protect against cavities for up to nine years. Applying sealants in schools for low-income children could save millions in dental treatment costs. Created: 10/18/2016 by National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP). Date Released: 10/18/2016. Series Name: CDC Vital Minute.
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