The patients include children aged below five, pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers. The treatment follows oral clinical examinations done together with oral health education for children and their teachers at selected Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) centres. Pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers in some wards were also examined. The exercise was part of the oral health awareness week activities that began on Monday.
Over 200 patients to receive oral treatment
Aug. 30, 2019 1 min read
MOHALE’S HOEK - At least 260 people out of the 771 who were examined for oral diseases this week in Mohale's Hoek, will starting from today be treated for oral diseases at the dental department of the Nts'ekhe Hospital.