Private dental care fails millions in Ontario

Private dental care fails millions in Ontario

Health reform in Ontario must include oral health

Health reform in Ontario must include oral health

The Ontario government’s proposed reform of the provincial health care system is going forward with a glaring omission: primary mouth care.

It’s time to include dental health in the healthcare system

It’s time to include dental health in the healthcare system

There are many reasons why some Canadians choose not to go to the dentist, but a new report released this week from the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) found that cost is a major factor — and that Canada’s most vulnerable populations have the highest rates of dental decay, pain and disease, but the worst access to this much needed healthcare service.