Give Kids a Smile Event in Kirksville

February is National Childrenâ??s Dental Health Month, which aims to raise awareness about the importance of childrenâ??s oral health.

A.T. Still University-Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health students will be handing out toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss, informational packets, etc. to all children who come by the table.

Dr. Allison Crutchfield, Director of Pre-Clinical Education and Simulation Clinic for Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health at ATSU, stopped by the set of Good Morning Heartland to talk more about the event and proper oral hygiene for young kids. WATCH VIDEO ABOVE to learn more.

Give Kids a Smile event will be taking place Saturday, February 22nd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside of Wal-Mart in Kirksville.