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February 22nd, 2017

Tooth Fairy Reminder text service unveiled just in time for Tooth Fairy Day

Today’s parents live on-the-go, and just like them, the Tooth Fairy is busier than ever! She’s so busy, that she sometimes forgets to stop by when she is supposed to.

January 10th, 2017

Historic 1945 news article shows just how far dentistry has come

Dentistry in 1945 looked nothing like it does today – and this fascinating and somewhat prophetic 1945 Star Tribune article is proof.

October 5th, 2016

Bringing dental care for special needs patients at Hennepin County Medical Center

Thanks to a grant from Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, Hennepin County Medical Center will begin offering dental services to people with the highest need in their nationally recognized Coordinated Care Center.

August 3rd, 2016

Don’t toss the floss!

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) one out of two American adults aged 30 and over has gum disease. Ongoing research continues to confirm the importance of treating gum disease in people with one or more of the following conditions: diabetes, heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and pregnancy.

May 18th, 2016

Kick the habit. Your mouth will thank you!

Thinking about giving up cigarettes? If you’ve tried before without success, you may feel unsure about whether you can quit for good. You may also wonder why it’s so important to quit. Start by learning about the health risks of smoking.

May 13th, 2016

Brace yourself for good news: We help cover the cost of ortho!

Did you have braces as a kid? Do you remember the names that came along with braces? Braceface? Metal Mouth? Either ring a bell? Those names were tossed around to the chosen few kids in your classroom growing up that had to wear braces.

April 28th, 2016

Older Minnesotans top the oral health charts!

Let’s face it, the state of older Americans’ oral health (and health in general) is insecure. While the reasons for this adversity are complex, among the most prominent are the inability to access healthcare, a general decline of overall health, and lack of knowledge about dental insurance and/or health coverage.

March 2nd, 2016

New clinic funded by Delta Dental will increase patient access to oral health care by 60 percent!

Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Grants $4.6 Million for New Dental Clinic at Hennepin County Medical Center!

October 28th, 2015

Keeping your teeth healthy this Halloween!

If current trends hold, there could be some good news on the horizon for kids across the United States this Halloween.