Preventive Care

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Abstract:

This one-page handout uses a question and answer format to educate people about good oral hygiene practices and regular dental care to prevent dental problems. It provides basic information about brushing teeth, flossing, and use of fluoride toothpastes, mouthwashes, and other oral care products. The document discusses the importance of regular dental checkups to maintain oral health and to look for signs of systemic disease.

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California Dental Association
Medical Review:
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Dental care, Dental caries , Dental plaque, Fluorides, Gingiva, Mouthwashes, Oral health, Oral hygiene, Toothbrushing
Copyright:
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Date Last Reviewed:
5/30/2017
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