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Oral Health: Dentist scores Nigerians high

Oral Health: Dentist scores Nigerians high

Dental Health, NEWS
As the world marks the 2018 World Oral Health Day, Dr Seye Logede, Vice-Chairman, Dental Association of Nigeria, Abuja Chapter, says the general attitude of Nigerians to oral health has significantly improved unlike in times past. Logede who is a Principal Dental Officer in the Oral Diagnosis Unit of the National Hospital, ‎Abuja, told our correspondent on Tuesday in Abuja that the use of social media contributed to the success recorded. He said that poor dental health could affect a person’s general health and well-being as the mouth is the gateway to the body. According to him, contrary to what people think, there is nothing happening in the body that does not have symptoms or indications in the mouth‎. ‎ The dentist explained that poor oral hygiene could also affect the psychologic