February is National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM) sponsored by the American Dental Association.
Tag Archives: cavities
A researchers conducted an experiment with children, using both visible and UV wavelengths of light, to see if there were changes in physical development or school performance.
Dr Cannell offers his take on the systematic review and meta-analysis of the role vitamin D plays in preventing dental caries.
A new systematic review and meta-analysis published in the journal Nutrition Reviews reminds us that vitamin D may prevent dental caries.
Canadian researchers found that children with severe early childhood cavities had significantly lower vitamin D levels than children without cavities.
Pregnancy and gestational vitamin D deficiency may explain potential complications.
Dr Cannell reviews the literature on vitamin D’s role in many pediatric disorders.