Caring for the whole person is an essential component of achieving optimal health for all. NACHC supports the health center integration of oral health, behavioral health, and primary care as the framework for improving the health of individuals and communities. The growing body of evidence documenting the correlations between good oral health and blood pressure control, diabetes management, and decreased pregnancy complications reinforces the essential role oral health plays in overall health.
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