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Research strengthens link between obesity and dental health in homeless children

Links between homelessness, obesity and oral health in childrenResearchers have found links between obesity, oral health and homelessness among children.

Obesity and dental cavities increase and become epidemic as children living below the poverty level age, according to nurse researchers from the Case Western Reserve University and the University of Akron. “It’s the leading cause of chronic infections in children,” […]


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