Outreach program teaches dental health
November 17, 2017
People are often referred to as having an infectious smile, or for their "pearly whites."
The phrases are references to the appearances and apparent health of a person's teeth.
On Nov. 14-15, representatives of the Panhandle Public Health District (PPHD) visited Central Elementary School in Sidney promoting proper dental care.
Kendra Lauruhn, PHRDH Public Health Registered Dental Hygienist, explained the importance of consistent dental hygiene practices and snack choices to preschool and kindergarten students as part of the agency's outreach program.
Lauruhn taught students the importance o...