Colgate and IDA announce the Oral Health Month 2013 campaign

Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited, the market leader in Oral Care, in partnership with the Indian Dental Association (IDA) rolled out the tenth edition of the Oral Health Month (OHM) 2013. Spanning two months – October and November - Oral Health Month 2013 is focused on educating consumers about Oral Care across the country.


In the tenth year of OHM, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Allu Arjun, Shriya Saran and Kajal Agarwal extend their support to the initiative, encouraging families to adopt good oral care regimen. By taking a Healthy Mouth Pledge, all the celebrities are urging people to benefit from the free dental check-up provided during OHM.


Announcing Oral Health Month, Prabha Parameswaran, Managing Director, Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited, said, “As market leaders in Oral Care, Colgate has always been at the forefront of investing in initiatives that educate consumers on good oral hygiene practices. Oral Health Month is a unique, large scale initiative that reaches out to consumers nationwide. It offers an opportunity to people across the spectrum to avail of free dental check-ups either through free in-clinic visits or via the mobile dental vans that will be travelling to 45 cities covering schools and underprivileged areas as well. In 2013, Colgate aims to reach 5 million consumers. This would not be possible without the unstinting support of our valued partners the Indian Dental Association. ”


Kareena Kapoor Khan - “I am delighted to be a part of Colgate’s Oral Health Month spreading the message of good Oral Care practices. I have taken the Healthy Mouth Pledge to ensure total Oral Care for me and my family.”


In its tenth year, Oral Health Month 2013 will bring together a wide spectrum of awareness-related initiatives to highlight the importance of overall oral health. With an increased participation of over 30,000 IDA affiliated dentists; OHM 2013 aims to reach 5 million consumers across the country. The two-month long awareness drive will cover free in-clinic dental check-ups and mobile dental vans travelling to 45 cities across underprivileged areas covering schools as well. Many such initiatives to engage the consumers will be initiated during OHM 2013.

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