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Dental Nurses visits nursery in Grantham to teach pre-schoolers a lesson in healthy teeth

Dental Nurses visits nursery in Grantham to teach pre-schoolers a lesson in healthy teeth

Children from a nursery in Trent Road in Grantham, invited a pair of dental nurses to introduce young children to ways they can keep their teeth healthy. The Maltings Dental Practice nurses came in to talk to the young learners at Children 1st Nursery as part of the topic “People Who Help Us”. The children […]


No Immediate Teeth Discolouration Risks for E-cigarettes

No Immediate Teeth Discolouration Risks for E-cigarettes

The yellowing effects of smoking on teeth have been well-documented for years. What isn’t quite so clear-cut at the moment is the impact that vaping has on our teeth. Until now, anyway. Research undertaken by British American Tobacco has compared the damage of traditional cigarettes and vaping on teeth in a study believed to be […]


The First Bio-based Plastic Toothbrush is Here

The First Bio-based Plastic Toothbrush is Here

Image Copyright TePe TePe has stepped up its movement of sustainably sourced products with the release of the first bio-based plastic toothbrush, the latest addition to the company’s ‘Good’ range. The product was first on show at the BDIA Dental Showcase 2018 from the 17th to the 19th of October, and goes on sale in […]


Nine out of Ten Dentists Are Afraid Patients may Sue Them

Nine out of Ten Dentists Are Afraid Patients may Sue Them

According to new statistics from Dental Protection, 89% of dentists are afraid of being sued by their patients, and nearly three-quarters of these feel that fear impacts how they treat patients, in what industry professionals have described as “worrying” and an environment that is increasingly challenging for dental professionals. The starkest statistic found that 98% […]


Halifax Dental Practice Taking on Homelessness with Awareness Campaign

Halifax Dental Practice Taking on Homelessness with Awareness Campaign

A dental practice in West Yorkshire has set up an awareness campaign to tackle homelessness and raise funds to end rough sleeping in the area. Town Hall Dental, based in Brighouse near Halifax, has set up to this end a charitable arm known as the Town Hall Foundation. The aim of this charity is to […]


Lancashire Dentists Called to Help Educate Children on Oral Health

Lancashire Dentists Called to Help Educate Children on Oral Health

Lancashire dentists need to do more to promote oral health among children of the county after shocking figures revealed them to have the worst rate of tooth decay in the country. The results, coming from the Child Oral Health Survey, show an overall improvement in the country, but a distinct gap between local authorities, with […]


Family Members and Patients Alike Celebrate Life of Respected Dentist

Family Members and Patients Alike Celebrate Life of Respected Dentist

Loved ones, friends and patients have all paid tribute to Ramesh Shah, a Kenya-born dentist who enjoyed a decorated career that spanned over 40 years in Clacton. Dr Shah was holidaying in East Africa last month when he tragically suffered a fatal heart attack. Dr Shah’s dental education took him from Mumbai University in India, […]


Resounding Success for First Ever Private Dentistry Show

Resounding Success for First Ever Private Dentistry Show

Thousands of the world’s leading dental products… 160 exhibitors… all at one successful Trade Show. These are the stats behind the first ever Private Dentistry Show; and with over 1,000 delegates in attendance, it’s fair to say the benchmark has been set. Launched in London on Saturday 15th September, the world’s first free-to-attend private dentistry […]


New Billingham Dental Practice to Open In Town Centre

New Billingham Dental Practice to Open In Town Centre

Just a few yards away from a private dental clinic that no longer accepts NHS patients, a new dental practice is expected to open, pending the acceptance of an application submitted to Stockton Borough Council to convert a former electrical shop into an. The move comes in the wake of a huge demand for NHS […]


Vaping: The escape from smoking… or the gateway into it?

Vaping: The escape from smoking… or the gateway into it?

Smoking is one of the biggest causes of tooth staining, gum disease, tooth loss and mouth cancer. Yet as many young smokers turn to e-cigarettes over the conventional, tar-filled alternative, recent reports suggest it’s a slippery slope from vaping to using real cigarettes. Scientists at the RAND research centre believe e-cigarettes could actually be serving […]