Impact of sugar-sweetened beverages and citric acid drinks on oral health in central appalachia: A problem that needs more attention
Learning Areas:Public health or related education
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
List the ingredients in Sugar-Sweetened Beverages (SSBs) and Citric Acid Drinks (CADs). Discuss the potential oral health impacts of SSBs and CADs with a focus on dental erosion as most of the discussion has centered on caries. Describe the results of research conducted in Central Appalachia concerning purchase and consumption of SSBs and CADs and oral health, including perceptions held by dentists. Discuss possible legal interventions at the federal, state, and local levels.
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Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have taught at Appalachian School of Law, located in Central Appalachia, for over ten years. For over two years I have been researching oral health in Central Appalachia with a focus on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages (SSBs) and Citric Acid Drinks (CADs). I graduated from University of Pennsylvania School (J.D.) and Florida State University (B.A.).
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.