Tooth Decay Among Preschool Children on the Rise
Tooth Decay in Children
Americans of all ages continue to experience improvements in their oral health. However, tooth decay in primary (baby) teeth increased among children aged 2 to 5 years, according to a report released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Based on data from CDC's National Center for Health Statistics, the report, "Trends in Oral Health Status - United States, 1988