Oral Health and Diabetes for Patients Experiencing Homelessness
Resource Topic: Emerging Issues, Clinical Issues, Special and Vulnerable Populations
Resource Subtopic: Diabetes, Oral Health, Community, Health, and Housing Partnerships.
Keywords: Persons Experiencing Homelessness.
Year Developed: 2019
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: Clinicians
National Network for Oral Health Access
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Resource Summary: NNOHA and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council partnered to develop this fact sheet on oral health and diabetes for patients experiencing homelessness. This purpose is to highlight linkages between periodontal disease, diabetes, and homelessness, as well as address, frequently asked questions related to understanding and caring for individuals who are experiencing homelessness.