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MarillacHealth embraces role in stemming dental disease

August 16, 2017

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Dr. Tom Lavery, Chief Dental Officer at MarillacHealth, wrote in response about a recent editorial, “Get thee to a dentist.” MarillacHealth received grant funding from Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation through the Colorado Medical-Dental Integration project.

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Maria Matias: Refugee to dental hygienist

August 15, 2017

Alamosa News From homeless refugee to dental hygienist, Maria Matias’ journey began many years — and many miles — ago in Guatemala. Matias is now a registered dental hygienist splitting her time between Denver and Alamosa.  

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Bright by Three Brings Parenting Tips to Your Fingertips

July 27, 2017

Fox 4 News Bright by Three, a foundation partner, delivers early childhood development tips directly to a parent’s phone. Kathy Brendza, the group’s Regional Program Director, talks about this free program and how to subscribe to it.

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Your Healthy Family: Cavities get around campaign making progress in kids oral health

July 20, 2017

KOAA Dr. Cheryl Lerner, the Vice President of Network and Clinical Management with Delta Dental of Colorado, educates viewers on the high amounts of sugar in juice and how drinking a lot of it can be detrimental to a child’s teeth. The segment recognized the success of the Cavities Get Around campaign in reducing juice consumption in young children.

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Entrevista Delta Dental “Las caries se propagan”

July 10, 2017

NOTICIASYA El consumo de jugos puede provocar caries en los dientes de los menores de edad y Delta Dental lo explica mediante una prueba del consumo de golosinas.

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Westwood Unidos

June 13, 2017

Educa Radio Muestras invitadas de hoy son Tracy Kaye Coordinadora de salud y Gaby Medina Educadora de Salud ambas por parte de Westwood Unidos para hablarnos de la campaña Cavities Get Around / Las Caries se Propagan.

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How Sweet is the Treat? The Denver Channel Finds Out!

June 6, 2017

Mile High Living How much sugar is in the food items we commonly eat and drink? The Denver Channel had Wyatt Hornsby from the Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation stop by to reveal the surprising amount of sugar hidden in the treats we all enjoy.

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Denver physician a key voice for updated juice guidelines

May 23, 2017

9News New recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics calling for much less fruit juice for children is, in part, a result of the work of Dr. Patty Braun, a physician who specializes in pediatrics at Denver Health and University of Colorado Hospital.

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Culinary Medicine

May 3, 2017

KWGN Channel 2  20 University of Colorado dental and medical students joined culinary nutrition chefs side-by-side in the kitchen for a Culinary Medicine course, hosted at Johnson & Wales University’s production kitchens. Dental and medical students were presented with case studies in their discipline.

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CU Anschutz dental, medical students learn to cook for wellness from Johnson & Wales University

May 2, 2017

The Denver Post The CU Frontier Center 4 Health is one of the first programs in the country to train dental, medical and pharmacy students to identify the connection between oral health and physical health.

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