World Oral Health Day is being observed today (March 20) with the theme of Say Ahh: Act on Mouth Health’. With this campaign, FDI calls on individuals to take tangible action to protect their oral health.
Millions of people around the globe continue to suffer from poor oral health and the growing burden of oral disease demands action on an individual, family and community level. Poor oral health extends far beyond the mouth, taking a serious toll on an individual’s overall health and well-being.
President Dr Arif Alvi in a message on the occasion said that as a proponent of a holistic approach to health, oral health is an integral element of overall health. He stressed upon the promotion of preventive care for optimal oral health.
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17 August, 2019