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COVID 19: MY ORAL HEALTH

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With recent emergence of novel virus COVID -19 pandemic, many dental offices across the country are closed down while some are already postponing non emergency dental treatment. Hence, it's more important to keep good oral health home care.
HOME CARE FOR GOOD ORAL HEALTH Always wash your hands before and after any personal dental care.Brush twice daily with flouride containing toothpaste and medium textured tooth brush.Brush your tongue regularly. Check hereFloss a dayEat a well - balanced diet for oral and general health well being.Include detergent food in your diet for cleansing and health oral cavity.Limit frequency of snackingLimit sugary drinks like soda and fruit juices which can be harmful to teeth surfaces.Drink plenty of waterAvoid smokingUse of Mouth guard for contact sport

Outreach

Approach for the outreach
The AEI approach will be used in implementing the set objectives.
Advocacy – To promote good oral health practices among the people of the community.
Examination – Free Oral examination and Screening.
Intervention / Professional development – Distributing free Toothbrushes,Toothpastes, and drugs, Fissure Sealants, Fluoride therapy, Enhancing links to oral health providers and advice follow up visit to a dental clinic if needed.

UZERE COMMUNITY IN DELTA STATE, NIGERIA.









The Consulting Table with Free Toothbrushes, Toothpastes and Drugs.



ADDRESSING THE PEOPLE OF UZERE COMMUNITY





AVIARA COMMUNITY IN DELTA STATE



View of the Consulting Table with Free Toothpastes, Drugs  and Tooth Brushes

A VISIT TO UGOLEH ORPHANAGE HOME, OLEH, DELTA STATE
Group picture with the Orphans

Distributing Free Toothpastes and Toothbrush

Demonstrating brushing Techniques

Teaching them Brushing Techniques

One of the Orphan demonstrating how to Brush

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