In recognition of Nationwide Dental Hygiene Month, Delta Dental shares encouraging findings from its 2022 survey exhibiting U.S. adults and fogeys are doing their half to apply diligent oral care at residence.
The excellent news additionally extends to the dentist, as extra adults and youngsters made oral well being preventive visits in 2022 than the yr prior. Key findings from the 2022 examine embrace:
Following greatest practices
- US. adults comply with beneficial oral well being pointers at residence – brushing their tooth twice a day, and flossing and utilizing mouthwash as soon as a day, on common.
- Greater than half of U.S. adults (55%) comply with ADA pointers on how usually to switch toothbushes, whereas a overwhelming majority of oldsters (93%) do the identical for his or her youngsters.