Why is it important to promote oral health among the population

Oral health is more important than one might realise. The health of ones mouth, teeth and gums can affect your general health. It has often been said that the mouth is a gateway to ones overall health. A huge part of our remit is to educate the general public on taking care of their teeth, including oral hygiene and dietary advice. There is a lot of evidence to say a healthy mouth is essential for a healthy body.