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Most Americans Believe Oral Healthcare Is Essential
Poll data recently released from Delta Dental show that 69% of Americans believe the benefits provided by preventive oral healthcare outweigh the risks of visiting their dental office during the COVID-19 pandemic, and 67% are concerned about the impact of delaying routine dental care on their oral health. Demonstrating that most Americans understand the importance of routine dental care, the survey also found that 91% of those polled agreed that taking care of their oral health now will help prevent other oral health problems in the future. The survey included more than 1,000 participants and was conducted between September 19 and September 25. Read more here.