Back to Basics: Tips to Make Your Dental Visit Worthwhile

A person’s oral health can have a significant influence on their overall health and well-being. Besides preventing oral and dental diseases, cultivating good oral hygiene habits also ensures that your regular visits to the family dentist are worthwhile and effective.

The second edition of our public forum will bring everyone back to the basics of oral health and oral healthcare. Organised in conjunction with World Oral Health Day 2019, learn about the importance of having a healthy smile from our team of specialists, and gain tips on how you can achieve it. Participate in our panel discussion and consult our speakers on any dental-related questions that you may have.

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Date
Institutions
Type
23Mar
23 Mar 2019 - 23 Mar 2019
Back to Basics: Tips to Make Your Dental Visit Worthwhile
Venue
National Dental Centre Singapore (NDCS) Level 8, 5 Second Hospital Avenue Singapore 168938
Time
8:30 am to 11:45 am
Cost
Free
Language
English
Synopsis

A person’s oral health can have a significant influence on their overall health and well-being. Besides preventing oral and dental diseases, cultivating good oral hygiene habits also ensures that your regular visits to the family dentist are worthwhile and effective.

The second edition of our public forum will bring everyone back to the basics of oral health and oral healthcare. Organised in conjunction with World Oral Health Day 2019, learn about the importance of having a healthy smile from our team of specialists, and gain tips on how you can achieve it. Participate in our panel discussion and consult our speakers on any dental-related questions that you may have.

Audience
Public
Registration

​To register, visit https://bit.ly/2sUr3BL

Contact
events@ndcs.com.sg
Information

​For more information, visit www.facebook.com/events/81571836544118


Programme

08:30 – 09:00  Registration
09:00 – 09:05  Opening address
09:05 – 09:20  Confessions of a family dentist
09:20 – 09:35  The connection between Diabetes and Oral Health: Is there one?
09:35 – 09:50  Cutting-edge dentistry: A cut above the rest
09:50 – 10:30  Tea break
10:30 – 10:45  Brace yourself for better dental health
10:45 – 11:00  A beginner’s guide to Oral Sores
11:00 – 11:15  Rising above the cracks: Remedies for cracked teeth
11:15 – 11:45  Forum discussion with event speakers 

06Apr
06 Apr 2019 - 06 Apr 2019
Raising a Confident and Resilient Child
Venue
Stephen Riady Auditorium @ NTUC (1 Marina Boulevard, #07-01, Singapore 018989)
Time
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Cost
$12 per participant (inclusive of light tea refreshments)
Language
English
Synopsis

​KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH), with the support of Temasek Foundation Cares, is organising “Raising a Confident and Resilient Child”, a public forum that raises awareness about the emotional and mental well-being of children. Hear from international experts and local professionals about identifying and mitigating stress, as well as parenting methods to building resilient children.

Audience
Parents
Registration

Registration closes on 4 April 2019 (Thursday). Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable.

For more information, please email pec@kkh.com.sg or call 6394 1268 (Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 5.00pm).

Contact
63941268
Information
13Apr
13 Apr 2019 - 13 Apr 2019
Speech, Language and Literacy Workshop
Venue
KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH) Patient Education Centre Room 1
Time
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cost
KK Parenting Club Members - $10 Non-KK Parenting Club Members - $15
Language
English
Synopsis

​My child is 18 months old and not talking yet, is that normal? My child is 3 years old and her pronunciation is so unclear, should I be worried?

Early language and literacy development in children contain many exciting milestones that parents look forward to. Parents play an important role in developing their child’s language and literacy skills. Come join us to learn from our speech therapist as she shares insightful tips on how you can support and nurture your child's language and literacy skills. This workshop will cover information on speech, language and literacy development between the ages of 1 and 4.

Programme Highlights

  • Find out about the different speech, language and literacy milestones
  • Identify the different language and literacy red flags and when you should be concerned
  • Learn strategies to support your child’s speech, language and literacy skills in every day play and book sharing activities
Audience
Parents and/or Caregivers with Children ages 1 to 4 years old
Registration

Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable.

Contact
Please call 6394-1268 (Mon to Fri, 10am to 4pm)
Information
11May
11 May 2019 - 11 May 2019
Techniques of Successful Breastfeeding Workshop
Venue
KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH) Patient Education Centre Room 1
Time
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cost
KK Parenting Club Members - $10 Per Pax / $15 Per Couple Non-KK Parenting Club Members - $15 Per Pax / $25 Per Couple
Language
English
Synopsis

​Come join us and our Lactation Consultant to learn tips and techniques essential for a successful breastfeeding journey. Have a good head start and overcome potential breastfeeding challenges. The workshop will help you better manage your breastfeeding journey. Your husband is greatly encouraged to attend the workshop with you to better equip him in supporting you with breastfeeding.

Audience
Registration

Pre-registration is required. Seats are confirmed upon full payment on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration fee is non-refundable.

Contact
Please call 6394-1268 (Mon to Fri, 10am to 4pm)
Information

​For further enquiries, please call 6394-1268 (Mon to Fri, 10am to 4pm)

18May
18 May 2019 - 18 May 2019
Diet and Juicing
Venue
Academia Level 2, White Space
Time
12:00 am to 12:00 am
Cost
Free of charge
Language
English
Synopsis

Event time: TBC

Not big into fruits and vegetables? We might have a good way to get them into your daily diet! Juicing is an easy way to get more fruits and veggies into your diet. Join us to learn more about what juicing can do for you, and just what the hype is about!

Audience
Patients and caregivers
Registration

Event time: TBC

Please visit bit.ly/SarcomaAYAEvent and indicate your interest for events listed.
Should you be unable to attend, we appreciate if you could inform us immediately to avoid unanticipated no-shows.

Contact
6436 8668
Information

​For enquiries, please email aya.and.sarcoma@nccs.com.sg.