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Oakham dental practice is doing its bit to raise awareness of mouth cancer this November

Oakham dental practice is doing its bit to raise awareness of mouth cancer this November

Members of staff at an Oakham dental practice have been busy putting together a series of events to try and raise awareness of mouth cancer this November. The mydentist team launched their month-long campaign to support Mouth Cancer Action Month with a free evening screening session at the beginning of the month and this was […]


Newcastle MP warns that poor access to dental care is increasing pressure on hospitals

Newcastle MP warns that poor access to dental care is increasing pressure on hospitals

The MP for Newcastle Central, Chi Onwurah, has warned that poor access to dental services in the city is increasing pressure on local hospitals and Accident and Emergency departments. According to Newcastle’s MP, seven people in the constituency are going to hospital for dental treatment every day as a result of not being able to […]


Lancashire MPs call for urgent action to stop the rot as figures confirm alarming standards of oral health among children

Lancashire MPs call for urgent action to stop the rot as figures confirm alarming standards of oral health among children

MPs in Lancashire are calling for urgent action to stem the rising tide of childhood decay. Members of parliament for Burnley and Blackburn have spoken out after figures revealed that Blackburn has the highest rates of childhood decay in the country. Recent statistics revealed a significant gap in the standards of dental health between the […]


Public Health England criticises Coca Cola’s Christmas truck tour

Public Health England criticises Coca Cola’s Christmas truck tour

Representatives from Public Health England have criticised Coca Cola for planning a tour of some of the country’s most deprived towns and cities this Christmas. The health watchdog claims that the campaign, which will see the famous truck featured in the festive TV adverts, is targeting some of the most vulnerable people in the poorest […]


Spalding dental practice hosts open day for local residents

Spalding dental practice hosts open day for local residents

Local residents in Spalding were invited to an open day at a new dental practice on Saturday 11th November. Dr Israr Razaq and his wife, Dr Almira Haseeb invited existing patients and those interested in finding out more about Tulip Dental Practice to attend the event and meet the team. The open day was designed […]


Folkestone dental practice closes without warning

Folkestone dental practice closes without warning

A dental practice in Folkestone has closed suddenly without prior warning. Patients at Earlsgate Dental Practice learned of the closure by means of a note posted on the door of the surgery last week. The note simply said that the practice had lost its contract with the NHS and would remain closed. The unexpected closure […]


Hundreds turn out for free medical and dental clinic in Florida

Hundreds turn out for free medical and dental clinic in Florida

Hundreds of people turned out for a free medical and dental clinic in Florida over the weekend of the 11th and 12th November. Remote Area Medical, one of the USA’s largest suppliers of free health clinics, set up shop at Manatee Technical Institute in Bradenton. The aim of the clinic was to provide people who […]


Oxford City Council reveals new plans to reduce sugar consumption

Oxford City Council reveals new plans to reduce sugar consumption

Oxford City Council has revealed plans to become ‘Sugar Smart’ in association with the Jamie Oliver Foundation, Good Food Oxford and local organisations, which are backing initiatives to reduce sugar consumption in the city. Oxford is following in the footsteps of other ‘Sugar Smart’ cities, such as Bath, Cambridge, Bristol, Glasgow and Brighton. The campaign […]


Swadlincote dentists don blue lips to raise awareness of mouth cancer

Swadlincote dentists don blue lips to raise awareness of mouth cancer

A dental team at a Swadlincote practice donned blue lips last week in support of the Oral Health Foundation’s annual Mouth Cancer Action Month campaign. Members of staff at Hughes and Owen Dental Care painted their lips blue in order to raise awareness of mouth cancer, a form of cancer, which affects around 7,000 people […]


Essex dental nurse to face phobia of heights to raise money for Zambia charity mission

Essex dental nurse to face phobia of heights to raise money for Zambia charity mission

A dental nurse from Essex is preparing to face her phobia of heights in a bid to raise money to fund a charity mission to Zambia. Rianne Dearing-Aspinall, 23, will tackle a 500-metre, 100mph zip-wire across Mount Snowdon to raise money for her trip. Rianne, who suffers from a fear of heights, has admitted that […]