Tailored events for teens' safety and elderly's health
Communities in Dongshahu neighborhood recently hosted a variety of events aimed at enhancing parents' ability of protecting their kids and imparting knowledge on health maintenance to the elderly.
Jingcheng Community offered parents a public lecture on sex education for teenagers. The teacher first dwelt on the significance of sex education for teenagers based on a latest survey, which indicates that one out of every five boys and every four girls in the world once suffered sexual harassment or abuse. Then the teacher taught the parents how to enhance children's awareness of self-protection and answered their inquiries.
Linglongwan Community saw a health-themed event for the elderly. Volunteers from Linglong Health Service Station first gave a lecture on healthy diet and lifestyle, calling on the seniors to reduce intake of salt, oil and sugar as well as pay attention to dental health, body weight and bone health. Then they provided free blood pressure and glucose testing as well as answered the participants' questions.
In Shidai Shangchengnan Community, a free dental clinic event took place. The dentists gave a detailed account of how to prevent common dental ailments and offered targeted solutions for each participant according to the results of dental exam. At the end, they handed out brochures on dental health to the participants.
September 27, 2017