Resource Center




Primary Resources

Portrait of Oral Health in North Carolina
North Carolina has made noteworthy progress in the arena of oral health in recent years, yet inequities in access to
Read more.
Innovations in Oral Health Care
Exemplary stories of individuals who are transforming the delivery of dental care and dramatically improving the lives of people in
Read more.
Unlocking the Door to the New Thinking: Frames for Advancing Oral Health Reform
Oral health equity paradigm shift in public thinking and public policy. This FrameWorks Institute MessageMemo, produced in partnership with Oral
Read more.




Recent Posts

Envisioning Teledentistry in North Carolina
Let’s take a moment to review an all-too-familiar scenario for many North Carolinians. Martha lives in rural Tyrrell County, North
Read more.
Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body: Oral Health During Pregnancy
Recap: The Oral-Systemic Connection Parts one and two of our series, “Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body,” focused on heart disease, diabetes,
Read more.
Takeaways From the North Carolina Public Health Leaders’ Conference
The North Carolina Public Health Association recently hosted its 2020 Public Health Leaders’ Conference, drawing professionals from across North Carolina
Read more.


February 2020 Newsletter
*|MC:SUBJECT|* *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* View this email in your browser Message from the Director This month we are celebrating Children’s Oral Health
Read more.
January 2020 Newsletter
*|MC:SUBJECT|* *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* View this email in your browser Message From the Director We’re off to a great start in the new year! As
Read more.
December 2019 Newsletter
*|MC:SUBJECT|* *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* View this email in your browser A Message From the Director There’s a great quote by the writer
Read more.

External Resources

ADA Mouth Healthy – Teens
The ADA’s oral health education resource, Mouth Healthy, offers a wide variety of resources for teens. From healthy brushing habits
Read more.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Children’s Oral Health
“Cavities (also known as caries or tooth decay) are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood in the
Read more.
March of Dimes – Dental Health During Pregnancy
“Dental health (also called oral health) is the health of your mouth, teeth and gums. It’s an important part of
Read more.