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Jun 23, 2022
Boston-based nonprofit CareQuest Institute for Oral Health partnered with the Journal of Public Health Dentistry for a special issue that is centered around anti-racism in dental public health. 
Jun 22, 2022
Bedford, Mass.-based CareQuest Institute for Oral Health released the results from their second annual State of Oral Health Equity survey last week.  The results revealed that 77 million adults in the U.S. do not have dental insurance. It also reported oral health disparities for many populations such as people of color, low-income or uninsured people and veterans. Read the full article
Jun 17, 2022
The survey results provided “valuable and worrying insights about the state of oral health in the U.S,” according to CareQuest Institute of Oral Health. Read the full article
Jun 16, 2022
To address this gap, CareQuest Institute for Oral Health—a leading national nonprofit focused on creating a more accessible, equitable, and integrated oral health system—looked at CDT code dental claims data on oral health outcomes in a sample of about 60,000 patients with in-person or teledentistry visits. Read the full article
Jun 13, 2022
The American Institute of Dental Public Health and CareQuest Institute for Oral Health praised the recent efforts of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt, to expand oral healthcare for veterans. The amendments filed by Mr. Sanders June 8 aims to expand access to dental and oral care to veterans under the Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act.
Jun 07, 2022
Around 76.5 million adults in the United States do not have dental insurance, according to a 2021 report from CareQuest Institute for Oral Health. If you’re part of that large group, you might be feeling hopeless at the thought of dental surgery. Read the full article
Jun 03, 2022
Mental health conditions such as depression are linked to poor oral hygiene and other dental problems, strengthening the link between mental and oral health, according to a report released in May from the U.S. nonprofit CareQuest Institute for Oral Health. The report, which is based on research from CareQuest Institute's 2022 State of Oral Health Equity in America survey, as well as other literature, highlights multiple ways mental health affects oral health.
May 31, 2022
A report released during Mental Health Awareness Month in May highlights the growing link between mental and oral health.
May 09, 2022
Dr. Jay Shulman works as a correctional dental expert, participating in lawsuits against state prison systems around the country. He said there’s many reasons why those incarcerated enter prison with already poor dental care.