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Past News & Events > Elaine Herety: Oral Health Promoter - 5th July 2011

The main objectives of the session were to encourage good oral hygiene practices, reduce the occurrence of dental caries, promote healthy eating habits and impart the three key messages of oral health which are:

Reduce the amount of sugar you consume and keep sugary snacks and drinks to mealtimes

Brush teeth for two to three minutes, twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste

Visit a dentist for regular checks.