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Dental caries rampant in Poland

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Veronika Joy 22.04.2013 14:00
  • A report by Alicja Baczyńska
Nearly all of Polish children suffer from tooth decay, medical activists alarm.
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No more than 10 percent of Polish children boast a healthy smile. Medical activists sound the alarm as studies point to an overall poor state of Poles' teeth.

Warsaw-based Julia Squirrel Foundation points to a number of contributing factors, such as a lack of systemic preventive medical care for the youngest generation, and iinadequate access to state-funded medical treatment.

Alicja Baczyńska reports.

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