In Partnership with the Southern Weekend


Living Healthy

Improving dental care for Native Hawaiians

Having healthy teeth and gums have a direct impact on your overall health. While some people don’t realize this, others merely can’t afford the high cost of dental care. Native Hawaiians experience the most disparities in oral health, according to the Hawaii State Department of Health. The agency is working with partners, like Papa Ola Lokahi, to take action in changing this.
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