A free dental awareness camp was held at Prayas Medical Centre, on 2nd February, 2017 to spread awareness about the benefits of good oral health practices. Dr. Shankar addressed the gathering and stressed on the importance of dental health while Dr. Ramalakshmi, the dental consultant, shared an awareness talk and demonstrated the proper way to clean using a teeth model. Mrs. Meena Subrahmanyan, The President of Prayas Trust, thanked the doctors and presented them mementoes.
Our teeth have to last us a lifetime, playing important roles, like helping us chew and digest food, talk and speak clearly. The focus of the dental camp was on how to improve dental hygiene. The talk being in Tamil helped reach a wider audience, benefiting more than 40 people.