Tooth decay most common chronic childhood disease
Updated: Wednesday, April 24 2013, 08:48 PM EDT
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Tooth decay tops the list as the most common chronic childhood disease, according to the Delta Dental Foundation.
The Michigan Department of Community Health has awarded nine communities fluoridation equipment grants, trying to improve oral health across the state.
That includes the cities of Battle Creek and Kalamazoo.
Those grants cover the cost of new or updated equipment.
For more information about community water fluoridation, just click here.