Diabetes and MDEP Coalition

Detecting Diabetes in the Dental Chair   Youtube sm

Diabetes affects approximately 16 million Americans. This year, diabetes will be the cause of approximately 190,000 deaths in the United States, and nearly 800,000 new cases are diagnosed each year. According to the Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS), helping to detect those new cases may come from an unlikely source—your dentist.

Watch the video and use the resources below for more information on diabetes:


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