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New York State Health Commissioner, Richard F. Daines, MD,
discusses the relationship between drinking soda and childhood obesity.
Online Activities for Families & Educators:
Here are some online resources available for families to use at home to
educate their children about oral health care. In addition, teachers are
welcome to use these resources in their classrooms.
Families will enjoy unscrambling different
words pertaining to oral health care. Children
will learn about a variety of dental terms, such
as toothbrush and toothpaste.
Recommended grade levels: 3-6
Teachers and families will enjoy this cute story
about two children and two mouths of singing
teeth. With catchy phrases and exciting
pictures, children will enjoy coloring while learn
about proper care of their teeth.
Recommended grade levels: Pre-K-5
This online resource provides visitors with a
list of steps that can be taken to improve your
Intended for all audiences.
National Public Health Week Video:
Dental Association shares why she believes oral health is an important
component to public health.