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La Cascada Declaration
Humble Smile Foundation’s advisor for Global Health Research, Lois K. Cohen PHD, together with 5 of dentistry’s most distinguished leaders, has just circulated a stunningly honest wake-up call to our dental profession.
There is a bigger picture than the one we see in the bathroom mirror each time we brush...Consider the broader environmental and social contexts of tooth brushing, and you find two huge problems with toothbrushes:
People ask me 2 questions mainly. I'm going to answer them both. The most common one is: why did you give up dentistry? Then comes: do you miss it?
These days, my work is about preventing as much oral disease as possible, by changing lifestyles, despite mostly uncontrollable conditions that vary greatly from one vulnerable community to the next. The challenges involved in oral health outreach require me to "dig deep"...