Importance of Dental Health for Overall Health

January 18, 2022

Dental diseases can have devastating effects on an individual’s overall health and are an increasing financial burden to society. Not only are dental conditions painful, but they also negatively affect an individual’s ability to function in work or school settings. Oral disease can also cause psychological problems, reducing a person’s quality of life. Although the global burden of untreated dental caries has remained relatively stable over the last 30 years,…