Training For Fathers

Oral Health

Aims:

  • To increase understanding of the importance of oral health in babies and children (up to five)
  • To increase knowledge of how to improve oral health in babies and children (up to five).

Objectives:

  • To have an increased understanding of why oral health is important.
  • To have an increased understanding of the impact of sugar and acid regarding dental decay and erosion.
  • To have an increased understanding of the amount of hidden sugar in food and drink and ways of reducing this.
  • To have an increased understanding about the length of time sugar comes into contact with teeth and how to reduce this.
  • To have an increased understanding of the importance of teeth brushing and registration with a dentist for children under five.
  • To have an increased understanding of how to facilitate healthy tooth development