dental health education

den·tal health ed·u·ca·tion

(den'tăl helth ed-yū-kā'shŭn)
Provision of oral health information to patients in such a way that they can apply it in everyday living.
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28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National children's dental provider Kool Smiles has received the nation's top public relations award -- the PR News Platinum PR Award -- for its "SmileOn" campaign, a multi-year effort that includes ongoing community outreach, patient and employee relations, national and local media outreach around dental health education, and social media community building.
The pre-school '3-2-1' dental health education scheme, which has been operational in Northern Ireland since 2002, involves three discreet elements; dental health education, healthy break time snack policy and supervised daily tooth brushing.
Provide dental health education and help people develop goals to enhance their oral health.
Wales' chief dental officer has said the statistic of 41% of children experiencing tooth decay is worrying but he's optimistic it can be cut through better dental health education.
As schoolchildren are relatively accessible and already in a learning environment, dental health education in such settings are most effective [Zickert et al.
Ekman A, Persson B: Effect of early dental health education for Finnish immigrant families.
Masses were informed that dental diseases were the most common cause of human suffering and that dental health education plays an essential role in not only prevention of dental diseases but also maintenance of good oral hygiene for life time.
They will receive exams, cleanings, varnishes, sealants and dental health education.
Most people now know the best way to prevent tooth decay is to brush with fluoride toothpaste twice a day, especially before going to bed, courtesy=y dental health education.
It seems more dental health education is needed - and it would help if it was easier to find a dentist as well.
Gwen has visited almost 50 children's classrooms bringing dental health education to students on her own time.