Ahead of World Oral Health day on 20th March we are helping raise awareness of how best to look after the health of your mouth.

Oral diseases are a major health concern and negatively impact people throughout their lives.

World Oral Health Day aims to empower people with the knowledge, tools and confidence to secure good oral health.

Oral diseases lead to pain and discomfort, social isolation and loss of self-confidence, and they are often linked to other serious health issues. Yet there is no reason to suffer: most oral health conditions are largely preventable and can be treated in their early stages.

The following fact sheets give helpful tips and advice to look after your oral health: