Promoting the Link Between Oral Health and Healthy Babies

If a campaign launched earlier this month accomplishes its goal, new moms will make practicing good oral health a top priority. Inspired by the findings of a study that
suggests mothers of pre-term, low-birth-weight babies have a higher incidence of severe gum disease (periodontitis), Optiva Corp., manufacturer of the Sonicare toothbrush is
collaborating with the National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition on a public health education campaign targeting pregnant women.