East Carter HOSA 3-16-16

On Wednesday, March 16, East Carter Middle School students were introduced to the topic of “Nutrition and Oral Health”.  This workshop educated students on how what they eat can affect their oral health.  Specific topics included: signs of nutritional deficiencies, deficiency diseases and conditions of the mouth, how to eat right to maintain healthy teeth, and how sugary beverages can affect teeth.  Students participated a hands-on activity, which involved students performing an intra oral examination on their partner.