28% Missed School in West Michigan Due to Oral Issues

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It is reported that 31% of children missed school because of dental issues. This is for children between 6 and 12 as reported by Delta Dental of Colorado.

In the article “31% of U.S. Kids Missed School Because of Dental Problems” they go on to break down how much school was missed and by region.


Top Absences by Region –¬†Midwest and West (28%)

Out of the Northeast, South, and Midwest & West; who missed more school? Hint, West Michigan is doing well!

Read the full article here.

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