PEKANBARU. On (31/07) Team from Puskesmas Harapan Raya was giving counseling about oral health including teeth brushing and examination of oral health of students at SD Juara Pekanbaru. A total of 26 students of 2nd grade of SD Juara Pekanbaru attended this activities with enthusiastically.
Early school age is very susceptible to oral health, and oral health is also associated with how to brush teeth properly and correctly. Various activities such as not brushing your teeth, eating excessively sweet and allowing tooth decay will worsen oral health.
The activity startes from 9 am to 10 am for the 2nd grade starting with the counseling to the students. Students were invited to practice how to brush their teeth and end the activity by cleanliness examination of mouth, ear, tooth and nail.
Previously students have been prepared to bring a toothbrush from home. “With this counseling students are expected to be easy to remember and applicate how to brush teeth properly.” said Mr. Bayu, teacher of SD Juaraa Pekanbaru.
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