Children receive items for basic hygiene such as toothbrushes

A Toothbrush Improves Overall Health

A Toothbrush is a Simple Yet Powerful Tool for Improved Health…

In many villages, both children and adults lack basic personal care items such as toothbrushes. The result is impaired dental health which can contribute to poor health overall. Without basic medical care, even pulling an abscessed tooth can still leave a serious infection. But with a simple item such as a toothbrush, a child can grow up with healthy teeth and gums that promote a lifetime of improved health.

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From dirty water to clean water

TongueOut Partners with FirmGreen for Clean Water

TongueOut is partnering with FirmGreen to provide clean water to children in third world countries. The lack of clean water is a critical factor in numerous waterborne illness and diseases. It has been estimated that almost 1 out of every 5 deaths under the age of 5 worldwide is due to a water-related disease.

Dirty water causes an enormous amount of needless suffering and robs entire communities of a future. Access to safe, clean water gives hope.

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