More ABCD monthly dental camps in November
Again the team came together, to work in schools in Bauniabad, Mirpur, Dhaka, reaching 207 people total in 2 days camps. There were 168 fillings placed, and 65 teeth extracted....
Rural and remote communities, whether in poor countries like Nepal or in a highly affluent and developed country such as Australia, can experience similar issues that affect health and oral health.
Sanitation programs in Nepal have enabled rural villagers and school children to have a healthier living environment, where hand washing and tooth brushing are now a part of daily life.
There are no simple and quick fixes to improving oral health however there is relevant information and experience, constantly evolving, that can help us to improve our programs.