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July 31, 2015
Waterloo Toddler's Smile to be Featured on Community Billboards for the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation

One-year-old Jamir, from Waterloo, will be featured on billboards and in radio ads as part of a campaign by the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation to help celebrate the importance of making sure kids get to the dentist by their first birthdays. – Read More

July 28, 2015
Storm Lake Families in the Spotlight on Community Billboards for the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation
Elementary school students from Storm Lake - Kaitlyn, Nyapal, and Osiel - will see their smiles shining from billboards and hear their stories on the radio as part of a campaign by the Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation to share success stories from local partnerships... – Read More

July 15, 2015
FIND Project Awards Dentist Additional Funds to Support Oral Health Efforts in Muscatine
Muscatine dentist Dr. Nathan Olson has been awarded $20,000 in additional educational loan repayment from the Muscatine Health Support Foundation in partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Muscatine. – Read More

June 29, 2015
Delta Dental of Iowa Offers Tips to Handle Dental Emergencies this Summer
Summer fun means more time outside: swimming, playing at the park, bike riding, and more. Unfortunately, summer also can mean accidents that lead to dental emergencies. – Read More

May 15, 2015
Delta Dental of Iowa Gives Back to Meals from the Heartland This Week
Delta Dental of Iowa employees package meals, give $5,000 gift to Des Moines-based nonprofit as part of Giving Back and Bringing Smiles to Iowans program Read More

April 15, 2015
The Des Moines Register - Guest Editorial by Delta Dental CEO Jeff Russell
Scavo lesson: Dental checkups are critical for prevention – Read More

April 10, 2015
Delta Dental of Iowa Offers "Bike at Work" Option for Employees
In its ongoing effort to encourage healthy lifestyles among Iowans, Delta Dental of Iowa today announced a new program designed to help employees make healthy choices at work. The "Bike at Work" program – the first of its kind in Central Iowa – Read More

February 11, 2015
New Survey Finds Iowa Kids' Oral Health Doesn't Make the Grade
Only 24 percent of Iowa parents would give their kids an “A” grade for oral health, according to a new survey of more than 160 Iowa parents released today by Delta Dental in conjunction with National Children’s Dental Health Month. In fact, more than eight of 10 Iowa parents (83 percent) say their children’s oral health isn’t as good as it could be. Read more

January 8, 2015
Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation Donates $166,440 to The University of Iowa College of Dentistry
The Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation has donated $166,440 to The University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics to support oral health research for aging Iowans. The project focuses on the implementation and evaluation of preventive oral health care treatments provided in a nursing facility. Read more

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