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Genesee County Health Department. . Give your child a healthy start. Flint, MI: Genesee County Health Department, 1 v.
Genesee County Health Department 630 South Saginaw Street Flint, MI 48502 Telephone: (810) 257-3612Fax: (810) 257-3147Website: http://www.gchd.us/
Telephone: (810) 257-3612Fax: (810) 257-3147Website: http://www.gchd.us/
This curriculum for expectant parents enrolled in Healthy Start presents information about pregnancy and childbirth. The curriculum provides information for parents under the following categories: (1) taking care of yourself (easing discomfort, physical changes during pregnancy, depression, food and nutrition, stress, physical activity, care after birth, and family planning), (2) taking care of your infant ( physical development, premature infants, feeding, brain development, bonding, developmental milestones, baby care, crying, and oral health), (3) medical issues (infection and sexually transmitted diseases, alcohol and drug use during pregnancy, low birthweight, and shaken baby syndrome), and (4) safety (domestic abuse and violence, mildew and mold, fire safety, home safety, safe sleep, day care, and care safety). A brochure, a guide to services, and two newsletter issues are included. [Funded by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau]
Keywords: Healthy Start, Curricula, Pregnancy, Childbirth, Consumer education materials, Depression, Nutrition, Physical activity, Family planning, Infant health, Infant development, Oral health, Bonding, Prematurity, Crying, Infection, Sexually transmitted diseases, Alcohol use during pregnancy, Drug use during pregnancy, Low birthweight, Shaken baby syndrome
Washington State Department of Health. 2011. Smile survey 20__. Olympia, WA: Washington State Department of Health, 41 pp.
Washington State Department of Health P.O. Box 47890 Olympia, WA 98504-7890 Telephone: (800) 525-0127Secondary Telephone: (360) 236-4030Website: http://www.doh.wa.govAvailable from the website.
Telephone: (800) 525-0127Secondary Telephone: (360) 236-4030Website: http://www.doh.wa.govAvailable from the website.
This report presents findings from a statewide oral health screening survey of children enrolled in Head Start and related programs for young children from families with low incomes, as well as those attending kindergarten and third grade in public schools in Washington. Contents include facts about childhood tooth decay; survey methodology; and key findings on disparities, untreated decay and treatment need, dental sealants, and Healthy People oral health objectives. State oral health plan strategies are included. The appendices contain information on the impact of oral health on general health and well-being, survey methodology in detail, participating sites and schools, and survey results by grade.
Keywords: Oral health, Preschool children, School age children, Head Start, Elementary schools, Health status, Access to health care, Healthy People, Population surveillance, State surveys, Washington, Statistical data, Trends, Young children
Nevada State Health Division, Oral Health Program. 2013. 2011-2012 Head Start oral health survey Nevada. Carson City, NV: Nevada State Health Division, Oral Health Program, 19 pp.
Nevada State Health Division, Oral Health Initiative 4150 Technology Way, Suite 210 Carson City, NV 89706 Telephone: (775) 684-4285Website: http://health.nv.gov/CC_OralHealth.htmAvailable from the website.
Telephone: (775) 684-4285Website: http://health.nv.gov/CC_OralHealth.htmAvailable from the website.
This report presents findings from an oral health survey of students in Head Start in Nevada. Topics include population estimates on four oral health indicators: untreated tooth decay, treated decay, dental caries experience, and early childhood caries. Estimates are also presented relative to Healthy People 2020 targets. Additional topics include demographics, affordability and accessibility of oral health care, and the relationship between body mass index and overall oral health. A summary of key findings is also available.
Keywords: Oral health, Child health, Young children, Head Start, Dental caries, Early childhood caries, Dental care, Access to health care, Healthy People 2020, State surveys, Data, Nevada
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