Noteworthy News: Military Readiness Issues & Poor Dental Health

2/24/2017 By: Military Health System Communications Office


In 2008, 40 percent of DoD Selected Reserve troops were classified as unfit for duty for a surprising reason: dental readiness. Many others sent downrange developed dental problems during deployment.


Read the full story here:

https://health.mil/News/Articles/2017/02/24/Poor-dental-health-leading-cause-of-readiness-issues



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