Gum Health Day 2019: Hungary – focus on systemic diseases and live demonstration on Facebook
The Hungarian Society of Periodontology used Gum Health Day 2019 to highlight the connections between periodontal disease and systemic diseases, with an emphasis on diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, as well as on adverse pregnancy outcomes.
Gum Health Day 2019: Brazil – students and teachers promoting oral health
The Brazilian Society of Periodontology, one of the new international associate members of the EFP, ran a social-media campaign to promote Gum Health Day 2019 during March.
Gum Health Day 2019: Finland – informing students and signing EFP Manifesto
The Finnish Society of Periodontology issued a press release and promoted Gum Health Day 2019 through its website and newsletter and via social media.
Gum Health Day 2019: Lebanon – activities on campus and at commercial centre
The Lebanese Society of Periodontology, which became one of the new international associate members of the EFP in March, participated enthusiastically in Gum Health Day 2019.
Gum Health 2019: Ireland – student seminar and partnership with hygienists
Dublin Dental University Hospital was the focus of activities for Gum Health Day organised by the Irish Society of Periodontology.
Gum Health Day 2019: Spain – focus on oral health and pregnancy
The Spanish Society of Periodontology and Osseointegration (SEPA) marked Gum Health Day with a press conference to present a report on oral health and pregnancy.
Gum Health Day 2019: Denmark – boat race and jazz festival
The Danish Society of Periodontology chose to celebrate Gum Health Day by taking the message of “healthy gums, beautiful smile” to two popular events.