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Link Between Respiratory Diseases and Oral Health

A new report finds that preventive dental care can reduce the likelihood of patients contracting respiratory diseases, such as ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). Learn how addressing social conditions, such as structural racism and access to care, may not only improve oral health outcomes, but also reduce the risk for COVID-19, VAP and even death in Black communities.

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