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Consensus Statement on Sugary Drinks

Sugary drinks are no longer a looming public health crisis, but a very real one. By working together, and acting now, we can prevent not only oral health damage, but obesity - a leading risk factor for diabetes, cardiovascular disease and some cancers.

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Reports, Guides, Strategies and Toolkits

Promoting Oral Health: A toolkit to assist the development, planning, implementation and evaluation of oral health promotion in New Zealand. View (Toolkit)

Early Childhood Oral health: A toolkit for District Health Boards, primary health care and public health providers and for oral health services relating to infant and preschool oral health. View (Toolkit)

Healthy Smile, Healthy Child: Oral health guide for well child providers. View (Guide) 

2008 New Zealand Oral Health Survey. View (Report)  

Good Oral Health, for All, for Life: The Strategic Vision for Oral Health in New Zealand. View (Strategic Vision) 

District Health Board Oral Health Toolkit. View (Toolkit) 

Review of Maori Child Oral Health Services. View (Review)  

Improving Child Oral Health and Reducing Child Oral Health Inequalities. View (Report)

Preventing Dental Caries in Children at High Caries Risk: Targeted prevention of dental caries in permanent teeth of 6-16 year olds presenting for dental care. Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN). View (Review and Guidelines)