National Facial Protection Month
April is National Facial Protection Month! Make sure to share these resources from the American Dental Association with your patients about how they can protect their mouths while participating in sports.
- Information about types of mouthguards and when to wear them
- Details about CustMbite Pro and MVP athletic mouthguards, which have been awarded the ADA Seal of Acceptance
- MouthHealthy.org article: Three things all athletes should do for their teeth
- Downloadable posters, activity sheets and a "Mouthguard Pledge" from MouthHealthyKids.org
Learn more about how the ADA is teaming up with other dental organizations to promote the importance of facial protection here.