dental http://northernpublicradio.org en Medicaid cuts in Illinois will include dental care http://northernpublicradio.org/post/medicaid-cuts-illinois-will-include-dental-care <p>Efforts to reduce costs within the state&#39;s program will prevent adult recipients from getting routine check-ups. Mon, 18 Jun 2012 12:02:53 +0000 Mike Moen 13514 at http://northernpublicradio.org Medicaid cuts in Illinois will include dental care Rockford-area dental screenings improve smiles http://northernpublicradio.org/post/rockford-area-dental-screenings-improve-smiles <p>A successful dental screening program in several northern Illinois school districts will continue this summer, &nbsp;and will even expand this fall.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The screening program identifies students who may not regularly see a dentist for reasons including lack of insurance or transportation. During the past school year, more than 900 students in the Belvidere, Harlem, and Rockford School Districts received dental treatment.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Jenna Dooley 13017 at http://northernpublicradio.org Rockford-area dental screenings improve smiles