Spain: Report on periodontal health and sport
The Spanish Society of Periodontology and Osseointegration (SEPA) celebrated European Gum Health Day 2017 with the presentation of a report on periodontal health and sports performance.
Denmark: students target commuters with leaflets
Students from Aarhus University handed out leaflets and other printed material at Aarhus Central Station, in the main activity for European Gum Health Day organised by the Danish Society of Periodontology.
Finland: press articles and emphasis on EFP Manifesto
The Finnish Society of Periodontology used European Gum Health Day as a call to action to encourage periodontists and other oral-health professionals to sign the EFP Manifesto: Perio and General Health.
Lithuania: leaflets and lectures
The Lithuanian Association of Periodontology handed out leaflets in shopping centres in major cities to draw attention to the dangers of periodontal disease and its links to systemic diseases.
Greece: leaflets in shopping malls and periodontal examinations
For European Gum Health Day on May 12, the Hellenic Society of Periodontology set up stalls in public squares and shopping malls in Athens and Thessaloniki to hand out information about periodontal health.