first_imgLatest Stories When, Hendrix quizzed the kindergarten students as to the things that must be done to have healthy teeth, they replied in unison, “Brush (with prompting)… and floss, eat healthy stuff and go to the dentist.”That’s the message that Hendrix said she hopes the students at Banks Primary School would take home with them.“This is National Children’s Dental Health Month and we wanted to visit the school and talk to the students about dental health,” Hendrix said.“This is the first time that we have been to Banks Primary School and it’s the only school that we will visit during National Children’s Dental Health Week. We would like to visit all of the schools but that’s not something that we can do.” Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By Jaine Treadwell You Might Like For the heart A heart is seen as people walk during the 2012 Pike County Hear Association Heart Walk in Troy, Ala., Thursday,… read more Sponsored Content Published 2:21 pm Saturday, February 18, 2012 Hands-on lessons help students learn hygiene Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Email the author The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Brushing up Hendrix, laughingly, called the visit to Banks Primary School, the “maiden voyage.”“I’m hoping to recruit fellow dentists to make visits to the schools,” she said. “I would like for us to be able to make annual visits to all the elementary schools to talk with the students about dental health and what they can do to keep their teeth healthy so they can have them all their lives.”Each student at Banks Primary School received a goody bag that included toothpaste and a toothbrush and went home knowing a lot more about how to care for their teeth. Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits If you don’t want your teeth to fall out, “brush, brush, brush.”That’s what Layton Singleton, a kindergarten student at Banks Primary School, learned when Dr. Regina Hendrix and members of her staff at Troy Family Dentistry visited the school on Friday.But Layton also learned that it takes more than bushing to keep his teeth and gums healthy. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By The Penny Hoarder Book Nook to reopen Skip Print Articlelast_img