You Can Help Give Kids a Smile Too!Saturday, February 11, 2017
This post was sponsored by Give Kids A Smile as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own.
February is National Children's Dental Health Month, so let's talk teeth! Did you know that roughly half of all children enter kindergarten with tooth decay? That's a lot of kids! A lack of affordable access to dental care is a big reason for this, but that's no reason for our kids to have to go through life dealing with mouth pain and a lack of self-esteem about their smile. That's where the grassroots organization Give Kids A Smile comes in, and you can help too.
There have been some improvements in the coverage of children’s dental care under the Affordable Care Act, but it's not making much of a dent in the problem. Too many children are still suffering with tooth decay, the number one chronic infectious disease among children in the U.S.