Hiya and welcome to a brand-new challenge of Phrase of Mouth – the Oral Well being Basis’s digital journal. This version is devoted to all issues Nationwide Smile Month because it celebrates its forty second birthday.

It’s a been a yr since we final produced an version of our Phrase of Mouth journal and we apologise for the delay nonetheless we hope you actually get pleasure from this packed challenge.

Nationwide Smile Month presents such an excellent alternative to unfold positivity and important oral well being messages and it’s been nice to see the general public and dental professionals alike coming collectively to assist it – whether or not it’s by way of our Smiley Monster Competitors or our Nice British Brushathon.

Should you haven’t but taken steps in the direction of a more healthy mouth then please take this as in invitation to take action. Bettering your oral well being has so many advantages, not simply in your mouth however the remainder of your physique too. More healthy enamel and gums can enhance your psychological well being and well-being in addition to your lowering danger of creating diabetes, coronary heart illness and dementia.

For individuals who’ve obtained concerned in Nationwide Smile Month this yr I’d wish to say a giant thanks. Yearly we’re greatly surprised by the keenness and creativity of our improbable supporters, with out whom the marketing campaign wouldn’t be the place it’s as we speak. Thanks from the underside of our hearts.

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