Why Offer Dental Benefits: The Effect of Oral Health on Chronic Diseases

Dental insurance, although thought of as an ancillary benefit, is often expected as part of an employee’s overall benefits package. With good reason –

good oral health

is often linked to good overall health. But did you know that there is a correlation between oral health and chronic diseases that may have long-term effects on a company’s bottom line?

This white paper addresses the effects of oral health on three common chronic diseases or conditions – diabetes, heart disease and pregnancy outcomes. It also outlines a benefits strategy for managing and treating gum disease.

Download the White Paper