WHO Is Now Asking People to Avoid Routine Dental Work. Here’s Why

WHO Is Now Asking People to Avoid Routine Dental Work. Here’s Why

The World Health Organization said Tuesday that routine, non-essential dental work should be delayed until COVID-19 transmission rates drop sufficiently, cautioning against procedures that produce aerosol spray from patients’ mouths. The WHO said check-ups, dental cleanings and preventive care could be postponed, as it released guidance for dentists on how to minimise the risk of transmission during the coronavirus pandemic.

By Miki