1 Aug 2018
Dental Screening Camp at Chunchunkuppe
RRDCH conducting a dental screening and treatment camp at
Date : 01/08/2018 at 10:00 am (Bus will leave at 9:30 am)
Place : Chunchunkuppe
On occasion of ORAL HYGIENE DAY 2018 – The following activities were carried out by the Department of Public Health Dentistry, RRDCH, at Kanakanagar, Chunchunkuppe village.
1.Dental check up camp was carried out and a total of 39 residents of all ages were screened for various oral health conditions. Appropriate referrals were made to the dental unit at Chunchunkuppe centre and also to RRDCH.
2.People were given one to one health education about the importance of oral hygiene and Distribution of free toothpastes and toothbrushes was also done.
3.On occasion of breast feeding week; Mothers of infants and young children were educated about maintaining good oral hygiene, supervised tooth brushing and prevention of dental caries.