Illinois legislators are taking an important step forward to raise the minimum legal age of tobacco sales from 18 to 21. OHA supports Tobacco 21 legislation across our nation in order to keep our teens and young adults healthy and tobacco free.
With the support of OHA’s legislative priorities, we encourage all Americans to educate policymakers on the benefit of the Affordable Care Act . Together we can work to make sure more Americans receive quality oral healthcare!
OHA has been awarded a grant from the DentaQuest Foundation, which provides support to expand the Wisdom Tooth Project® and increase efforts in advocating for Publicly Funded Dental Coverage for older Americans.
With the nomination hearing of U.S. Representative Tom Price for the U.S. Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), OHA sent key questions to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.
OHA submitted a letter to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to learn the views of Secretary-designate Dr. Price on the organization’s public policy priorities for oral health.
Every year as part of its annual Fall for Smiles campaign, Oral Health America (OHA) conducts their Public Opinion Poll to better understand consumers’ oral health habits, experiences, needs and wants. For 2016, we focused on the 2.5 million grandparents across the nation who are raising grandchildren in their homes, otherwise known as grandfamilies. The poll … Read more