Thursday, December 29, 2005

Fluoridation is state-mandated in Kentucky:

Poor youths lack dental care:

"Kentucky's dental health remains among the worst in the nation.

Nearly half of Kentucky children ages 2 to 4 have untreated dental decay -- about twice the national average, according to a 2001 statewide survey by researchers at the University of Kentucky...
And Kentucky ranks first in the number of adults over 65 with no teeth"