The Second Academic term - The Second "Nursing" Course
Topic: Oral Health - Dental and Denture Care
Date: Thursday, 18 January 2018
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Venue: Room 608, Youth Square
Speaker: Visiting Health Team, Department of Health

The 2nd "Nursing" course titled "Oral Health - Dental and Denture Care" of the "Health Academy for the Elderly" was held on 18 January 2018. This new session in the second academic term aims to encourage awareness among students on their oral and teeth health. The Visiting Health Team of the Department of Health was invited to share the practical knowledge about oral diseases and dental care. Students were able to understand the causes of cavities and periodontal diseases. At the same time, they learnt the proper way of teeth cleaning and caring for the dentures. The speaker also encouraged students to receive dental regular checkup for early diagnosis and treatment so that elders can keep their teeth and gingival healthy.

The speaker explaining the causes of cavities   A total of 48 students attending the session
Students were keen to ask questions