childhood caries

IAPD Bangkok Declaration on Early Childhood Caries resonates with a global audience

21 August 2019

The Declaration provides an internationally accepted definition of Early Childhood Caries (ECC) and proposes recommendations to prevent this disease worldwide.

Canada's Dietary Guidelines

Health Canada food guide says free sugars raise risk of tooth decay

05 February 2019

For the first time, the Canadian government has published dietary guidelines that reinforce the connection between oral health and overall health.

FDI Smile Award 2019 applications

Call to all FDI National Dental Associations: Apply by 30 November for the FDI Smile Award

11 October 2018

FDI is now accepting applications for the FDI Smile Award, awarded to FDI member associations promoting preventive oral care within their communities – apply by 30 November.

FDI Smile Award winners 2018

FDI evaluates Caries Prevention Partnership chairside guide, grants Smile Awards

04 September 2018

Results of the evaluation of the Caries Prevention Partnership chairside guide to be discussed at workshop this week at the FDI World Dental Congress.

National Prevention Programme in Argentina

Spotlight on the FDI Smile Awards: One year on, where are they now?

02 May 2018

Featuring the work of the 2017 FDI Smile Award winners, an update on the school programmes carried out in Slovenia and Argentina.

Caries Prevention and Management Chairside Guide

CPP publishes chairside guide for dentists and presents FDI Smile Awards

29 August 2017

FDI releases visual guide for dentists and announces winners of the 2017 Smile Awards as part of the Caries Prevention Partnership (CPP).

FDI presents first Smile Awards, launches White Paper on caries management

08 September 2016

FDI has presented its first Smile Awards to winners from the Dental Associations of Cambodia and Palestine. The Awards, an integral part of the Caries Prevention Partnership (CPP) between FDI and Colgate, took place during a special ceremony on 6 September during the FDI General Assembly.