National societies prepare plans for Gum Health Day 2019
Gum Health Day 2019 takes place on May 12, and EFP-affiliated national societies are drawing up plans for activities and campaigns based around the slogan “Healthy gums, beautiful smile”.
Morocco: focus on oral health and pregnancy
The Moroccan Society of Periodontology and Implantology celebrated European Gum Health Day 2018 with a series of activities focused on oral health and pregnant women.
European Gum Health Day gives boost to campaign on oral health and pregnancy
Several EFP-affiliated societies of periodontology took advantage of European Gum Health Day 2018 to provide the public with information about the links between oral health and pregnancy.
Germany: Public lecture on periodontitis
The German Society of Periodontology (DG PARO) kicked off its activities related to European Gum Health Day 2018 with a lecture by Professor Peter Eickholz entitled: Periodontitis: What is that and how does it affect my body?”
Ireland: Working with dentists and students
The Irish Society of Periodontology worked with other dental associations and with the Dublin Dental School as it delivered the message “health begins with healthy gums” for European Gum Health Day 2018.