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TAMC TIP:  February is National Children’s Dental Health Month   Cavities are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Even though tooth decay—or cavities—has been on the decline for the past 30 years, it is still one of the most common chronic diseases among those 6 to 19 years old. Protect your children’s teeth by having them brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and drink fluoridated water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

TAMC TIP: February is National Children’s Dental Health Month Cavities are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Even though tooth decay—or cavities—has been on the decline for the past 30 years, it is still one of the most common chronic diseases among those 6 to 19 years old. Protect your children’s teeth by having them brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and drink fluoridated water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

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A pro answers: Is it time to pull wisdom teeth?

A pro answers: Is it time to pull wisdom teeth?

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Typically people have four wisdom teeth but it is not uncommon for someone to have more or less. When they come in straight behind your last tooth and are cleansable, there is no reason to extract (pull) them. Often times, though, wisdom teeth develop at an angle or below the level of the gums and jawbone.

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Dental program offers advantages for retirees

Dental program offers advantages for retirees

| June 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

TRICARE News Release Retiring from the military is a huge step, with many decisions facing Soldiers and families in their transition into civilian life. While preparing for retirement and reviewing TRICARE benefits, don’t forget to check whether you are eligible for the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP). Here are a few things to keep in […]

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RHC-P’s SLS focuses on planning, process improvement, leaders

RHC-P’s SLS focuses on planning, process improvement, leaders

| May 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 100 Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) commanders, their senior enlisted advisers and civilian personnel, who represented the region’s medical, dental and public health facilities, participated in a four-day Senior Leaders’ Symposium (SLS).

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News Briefs: Dec. 23, 2016

News Briefs: Dec. 23, 2016

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Traffic Report: Dec. 23, 2016

Traffic Report: Dec. 23, 2016

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

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News Briefs: Dec. 9, 2016

News Briefs: Dec. 9, 2016

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Traffic Report: Dec. 9, 2016

Traffic Report: Dec. 9, 2016

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Traffic Report: Dec. 2, 2016

Traffic Report: Dec. 2, 2016

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