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September 21, 2012Essential Health Care Package launched in Pagsanjan
Day Care Pupils from different Day Care Center in sixteen (16) Barangay in the Municipality of Pagsanjan received the Essential Health Care Package (EHCP) from the Philippine Dental Association- Laguna Chapter, Government Dentist of Laguna led by their President Dr. Lina Aguilar and Pagsanjan Municipal Health Office led by Dr. Lyra Leron-Torres in partnership with Unique toothpaste during the EHCP provincial launching held in Pagsanjan Town Plaza on September 20.
Dr. Jonathan Vitervo, PDA-Laguna Chapter President presented their program plans and activities through their advocacy in promoting wellness by dental practice in advancing quality oral health care.
Pagsanjan Mayor and League of Municipalities of the Philippines-Laguna Chapter President Girlie “Maita” Javier Ejercito delivered a speech on EHCP’s theme “Lakas ng Dating, Buo ang Ngipi,” in behalf of Laguna Governor Jeorge “E.R.” Ejercito Estregan.
“Napakahalaga ng programang ito, upang sa murang edad ng mga batang ito ay magkaroon na sila ng awareness sa kahalagahan ng oral hygiene at higit sa lahat ay ang matutunan nila ang wastong pangangalaga ng kanilang mga ngipin,” Mayor Maita said.
“ Ang proyektong ito ay ipatutupad sa buong lalawigan ng Laguna upang mabawasan ang tumataas na bilang ng kaso ng tooth decay at gum disease, dahil ang ating misyon ay upang maging zero cavity at magkaroon ng self confident ang ating mga kalalawigan dito sa ating probinsiya dahil sa kanilang mga magaganda ngiti,” she added.
The mayor also demonstrated the proper way of tooth brushing as she was brushing the huge stuffed dinosaur’s teeth.
Dr. Marion Pahutan, Dental Coordinator in Laguna showed the Essential Health Care Package that consists of pollypaste toothpaste, toothbrushes and soaps.
The pupils enjoyed the dental activities which include Lecture; Storytelling and Puppet show; Coloring Contest; Fun Games; and Preventive Dentistry like mouth examination, oral prophylaxis, restoration, sealant application, topical fluoride application, tooth brushing and hand washing drill.
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