About the fifth "health week of tooth and mouth"
Do all of you know "health week of tooth and mouth?"
In week when Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan Dental Association carry out, we enlighten knowledge about health of tooth and mouth by various methods every year from June 4 to June 10.
In Totsuka Ward, put together for this "health week of tooth and mouth" and "it is heated is heated and carries out enlightenment event titled haha tooth, land" every year in cooperation with dental association. We carried out in Totsuka Ward the fifth floor of the government office medical examination floor on Thursday, June 6, and many people came this year.
There was commendation ceremony of "contest of tooth which elderly person was good" for by Tozuka dental association prior to event, and 11 various places where tooth remained 20 or more at 80 years or older were won on that day. Children who participated in commendation ceremony clapped their hands well and, as for the people whom we won, were looked bright.
Afterwards, teachers of Tozuka dental association left story fun clearly that brought drama into children and polishing by red dyeing of tooth and carried out checks. We carried out Dentistry consultation, inspection of cavity bacteria in another room, and many participants participated including mother with child with fascination at all.
In the same floor, the eating habits performed the blood vessel age measurement by member of health practice promotion, palpation model experience of breast cancer as how to choose good snacks by member of improvement promotion (health mate) and healthy check.
It is important element that "eats" and therefore cannot miss healthy tooth to maintain cheerful body and heart forever either. It is connected by own tooth for the dementia prevention and the prevention of lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes, arteriosclerosis anything gets caught, and to eat. It is related to health of the whole body, and it leads to extension of healthy life expectancy to keep health of tooth and mouth.
Including check of mouth by toothbrushing custom and dentist by all means everyday taking the opportunity of this as for all of you do not review once again?
Individual Dentistry consultation was carried out, too
While teacher of Tozuka dental association performed drama happily, he/she talked about nutrition and tooth
We had you do healthy check
June 21, 2019 Totsuka Ward Health and Welfare Center head Masahiro Satomi