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Status of dental health in the black community

Status of dental health in the black community

final report, National Dental Association "Charet" July 28-30, 1972, New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Published by National Dental Association in [s.l.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • National Dental Association (1932- ) -- Congresses.,
    • African Americans -- Dental care -- Congresses.,
    • Dental policy -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • African Americans in dentistry -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titles"Charet" : status of dental health in the black community.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsNational Dental Association (1932- )
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRK55.3.B52 S72
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 86 p. ;
      Number of Pages86
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3907798M
      LC Control Number81470689

      References. Dye BA, Xianfen L, Beltrán-Aguilar ED. Selected Oral Health Indicators in the United States –NCHS Data Brief, no. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; &#;Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, MBA, president, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation "I recommend Health Issues in the Black Community as a must-read for anyone concerned about the future of the African American community. Health disparities continues to be one of the major issues confronting the black : $

      Dental caries (tooth decay) is the single most common chronic childhood disease. There are striking disparities in oral diseases among various disadvantaged and underserved population subgroups. Approximately one-third of the U.S. population has no access to community water fluoridation.   More black women than black men had earned at least a bachelor's degree ( percent compared with percent), while among non-Hispanic whites, a higher proportion of women than men had earned at least a bachelor's degree ( percent and percent, respectively). percent of non-Hispanic blacks have a graduate or advanced.

        With the exception of African-American celebrities or public figures who experience mental trauma, such as Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., or commit suicide as in the death of hip-hop legend.   The National Alliance on Mental Illness has a comprehensive page about mental health concerns in the black community and a help line that operates .


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"Presented to National Health Service Corps." Description: ix, 86 pages ; 26 cm: Other Titles: "Charet": status of dental health in the black community. Health Issues in the Black Community THIRD EDITION "The outstanding editors and authors of Health Issues in the Black Community have placed in clear perspective the challenges and opportunities we face in working to achieve the goal of health equity in America." —David Satcher, MD, PhD, 16th Surgeon General of the United States and director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Format: Hardcover.

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The failure to address dental needs has reached a crisis level, particularly in the black and underserved communities throughout the by: In the field of dental hygiene, Konnetta Putman, R.D.H., became the first African American president of the American Dental Hygiene Association.

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Health Care in the Black Community: Empowerment, Knowledge, Skills, and Collectivism proposes an innovative model for health professionals working in the Black community. Traditional Western medicine focuses on sickness, the isolated individual, and the material : Taylor And Francis. There are disparities in dental health care which affect minority children.

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Submissions are made via Editorial System. Dentistry and the Community deals with the development of the dental and dental hygiene The text is logically divided into five parts.

Dentistry and the Community deals with the development of the dental and dental hygiene professions, demographics of the public, its use of dental services, and the professional role.4/5(8). Race/ethnicity is a significant determinant of dental health in different countries, and racial/ethnic minority status is a well-known risk factor for poor dental health.1,2 Racial/ethnic differences in children’s dental health are common in the United States.

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