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Water Fluoridation

The City of San Diego began fluoridating all its drinking water in February 2011. This also affects the cities of Coronado, Del Mar, and Imperial Beach. The City of San Diego’s fluoridation program has been approved by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). This program includes strict monthly reporting to CDPH.

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Mobile/Portable School Dental Programs

In an effort to assist school districts approached by mobile/portable dental care providers, a statewide group of dental and education professionals, including representatives from the California Dental Association, Association of California School Administrators, California Department of Health Care Services, California Department of Education, California School Board Association, Dental Health Foundation and others have developed several documents, including a one-page overview of issues to consider, a more detailed set of guidelines, and a sample memorandum of understanding.