World Oral Health Day

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Presenting the 2019 World Oral Health Day Award Winners

09 September 2019

FDI warmly congratulates all winners for their exemplary work and hopes that their efforts will inspire others to lead equally engaging campaigns of their own.

Unite for Mouth Health

Make a Pledge for World Oral Health Day 2020

05 September 2019

In 2020, FDI will use the transformative power of pledges to show people how to take care of their mouth and body and empower them to create positive and lasting change. We want everyone to make a pledge to look after their oral health.

Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health postcard

How did you celebrate World Oral Health Day? Let us know, win a prize!

03 April 2019

Don’t miss your chance: when you submit a World Oral Health Day Activity Report, you’re eligible to win a WOHD Award. Share your celebrations with us today.

Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health postcard

This World Oral Health Day, inspire your patients to Act On Mouth Health

05 March 2019

Oral health professionals can help address the oral disease burden by motivating their communities to Act on Mouth Health. The World Oral Health Day campaign encourages oral health professionals to share how good oral care contributes to overall health and well-being.

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Checklists motivate people to Act on Mouth Health for World Oral Health Day

09 January 2019

World Oral Health Day 2019 motivates people to protect their oral health. FDI has launched three checklists targeting children, adults and governments that encourage individuals to question their oral health habits and governments to evaluate policies.

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3M becomes a World Oral Health Day supporter, affirms commitment to oral health for all

19 December 2018

3M is the latest partner to support FDI’s far-reaching global oral health campaign to promote good oral health for all at every stage of life.

World Oral Health Day march in Zimbabwe

World Oral Health Day celebration leaves lasting impact, sparks government action on oral health

19 November 2018

Earlier this year the Zimbabwe Dental Association celebrated World Oral Health Day to raise public awareness about the importance of good oral health. There efforts leave a lasting impact as the national government moves to take action on oral health.

Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health postcard

World Oral Health Day 2019 ‘Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health’ campaign calls for concrete action for good oral health

12 October 2018

Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health encourages people to take charge of their oral health and take action to prevent oral diseases and protect their general health.

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Global survey shows children are not getting dental check-ups early enough

20 March 2018

A survey carried out in 10 countries found that only 13% of parents with children aged 18 and under took their child to the dentist before their first birthday - the recommended age for a first dental visit.

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Happy World Oral Health Day, celebrate on 20 March and be part of the global movement!

06 March 2018

It’s almost time to ‘Say Ahh’ and tell the world to ‘Think Mouth, Think Health’. Don’t miss a chance to celebrate World Oral Health Day this 20 March! Get all the campaign resources: posters, advertisement, brochure, social media tools, media tips, advocacy guide, and more. Get involved, spread the word, and help raise awareness on the mouth and body connection #ThinkMouthThinkHealth #SayAhh #WOHD18