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Improving the Dental Health of Children under 5 in the Wakefield District

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Lightwaves Leisure Centre

Lower York Street

Wakefield

WF1 3LJ

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Best Practice in Dental Health - Supporting the Children’s Workforce to improve the Dental Health of Children in Wakefield District



Karen Goodhead of the Oral Health Promotion Service will provide a presentation providing the latest information and practical guidance around dental health for the under 5's

Karen will provide participants with an overview of the causes of dental decay and dental erosion and prevention.

The presentation explores

  • Dental decay rates – locally, regionally and nationally.

  • How dental decay and erosion develops.

  • Prevention including – tooth brushing, fluoride toothpaste, diet and sugars in the diet, bottles and cups for babies and toddlers, dummies, visiting the dentist etc.

Target Group: Adults working with the 0 to 5 age group. Children Centres, Nurseries, Pre- schools, Charities and community Groups supporting families with a child under 5.

Low cost parking available at the back of Lightwaves Leisure Centre

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