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This February, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) is celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month by hosting the Tournament of Tooth Care, showcasing how parents and caregivers can help their kids fend off the Mouth Monsters –a.k.a. tooth decay. Parents and caregivers can tune in to the Mouth Madness to learn how to help little teeth take on the Mouth Monsters one big game at a time.
Oct 15, 2015 03:28 PM
To help ward off cavities, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, reminds parents and caregivers that it is important to pay attention to the types of treats children eat this Halloween. Each year Americans spend nearly $9 billion on candy. In October, much of that candy ends up on the teeth of the 41 million trick-or-treating children ages 5 – 14 across the U.S.1 However, the AAPD wants parents to know that when it comes to keeping​
Aug 25, 2015 04:30 PM
AAPD President Dr. Robert Delarosa was interviewed by Lisa Esposito for an article titled, "13 Tips for Getting Kids Health-Ready for Back to School."
Apr 29, 2015 03:38 PM
Dr. Edward Moody participated as a guest blogger for an article that discusses findings from the recent CDC report, Dental Caries and Sealant Prevalence in Children and Adolescents in the United States, 2011–2012, which notes tooth decay might be declining among 2 – 5 year olds and shows that disparities still exist in dental care. The piece also discusses dental sealants, oral health tips for teenagers and directs readers to further resources by linking to
Apr 01, 2015 05:26 PM
Calling all MVPs, team captains, full roster players, practice squads, coaches, teachers and parents/caregivers. Five of the nation's top dental associations want to remind everyone to play it safe during recreational and organized sports to help prevent serious, painful facial injuries that can take the fun out of the game. Take five, and take in these five simple safety tips: Mouth Guards are a Must. Mouth guards are significantly less expensive than the cost to repair an injury, and dentists ​
Feb 25, 2015 09:09 PM
AAPD President Dr. Ed Moody was interviewed and quoted in a story by Julie Revelant titled, "7 Mistakes Parents Make With Their Kids’ Teeth."
Feb 19, 2015 09:36 PM
As part of National Children’s Dental Health Month, Campaign Announces Video Contest Winners, Texting Challenge and Revamped Mobile App To coincide with National Children’s Dental Health Month, the Ad Council and The Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives are extending their successful Kids’ Healthy Mouths campaign to encourage children to brush their teeth for two minutes, twice a day. Beginning today and continuing throughout February, the campaign will announce the winners of a natio​
Feb 09, 2015 06:27 PM
AAPD President Dr. Edward Moody contributed a bylined article to BabyCenter titled, “Teething 101: Tips from a dentist and dad,” as part of our National Children’s Dental Health Month outreach.
Feb 06, 2015 10:16 PM
AAPD President Dr. Edward Moody and AAPD President-Elect Dr. Robert Delarosa were both interviewed by Stephanie Witmer for a story on on common kids’ dental health problems and how to avoid them. According to the article:
Feb 02, 2015 10:38 PM
February is National Children's Dental Health Month, and the AAPD invites parents and caregivers to fight the leading chronic infectious disease among children in the U.S.: tooth decay. As "The Big Authority on Little Teeth," AAPD recommends fighting the Mouth Monsters by following these three steps: Establish a Dental Home – or home base – for your child’s oral health care by finding a local pediatric dentist. Help your child develop healthy oral habits early, by brushing as soon as the firs​
Oct 31, 2014 05:21 PM
Joan Salge Blake, a correspondent, recently did a story Halloween candy and she not only referenced the AAPD throughout the article, but also our candy sorting grid.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is encouraging parents and caregivers to enjoy a Mouth Monster-free Halloween. Whether your kids are attending Halloween parties or trick or treating in the neighborhood, keep on the lookout for ghosts, goblins and worst of all, Mouth Monsters. Sweets can still be part of the Halloween fun as long as parents and caregivers help their children practice moderation and proper oral hygiene to keep th​
Sep 18, 2014 04:44 PM
AAPD President Dr. Edward Moody was interviewed by Maria Masters for a news brief on how to prevent tooth decay in kids. According to the article:
Aug 25, 2014 02:56 PM
AAPD President Dr. Edward Moody and Dr. Rhea Haugseth were interviewed by Gracie Bonds with the Atlanta Journal Constitution for a story on how baby teeth shouldn’t be ignored. The article highlights multiple AAPD campaign key messages and references the "State of Little Teeth Report."
Aug 12, 2014 02:51 PM
Chelsea Knorr, editor of Dentaltown Magazine, spoke with Dr. Warren A. Brill, immediate past president of the AAPD to learn more about the Monster-Free Mouths Movement -- an educational campaign that addresses the nationwide threat to children's oral health.
Jul 23, 2014 03:27 PM
AAPD President Dr. Edward Moody was featured in a full-page print article in the July issue of Pregnancy & Newborn. The article highlights Dr. Moody’s recommendations on infant oral health, quoting him throughout about the impact a pacifier has on an infant’s teeth.
Jul 02, 2014 03:39 PM
AAPD President, Dr. Edward Moody issued a statement to regarding last week’s U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) safety alert that oral viscous lidocaine two percent solution should not be used to treat infants and children with teething pain.
Jun 19, 2014 05:34 PM
AAPD President Dr. Ed Moody was interviewed and featured in a blog post on children’s dental health. According to the article:
Jun 05, 2014 09:22 PM
AAPD President Dr. Ed Moody was interviewed by One Good Dad blogger, Jason Greene, re injuries to children’s teeth and solutions to these injuries. In addition to the interview, the blogger also directs readers to our active kids/healthy teeth visual guide which lives on, and also links to
Jun 05, 2014 09:11 PM
CHICAGO – May 27, 2014 — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, inducted the new president and other officers and trustees for the new AAPD board of trustees during its 67th Annual Session at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Mass., on May 25, 2014.
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