Archive for the ‘‘Invisible’ braces’ Category

Henry Schein Backs Health And Dental Mission In Albania

Henry Schein Backs Health And Dental Mission In Albania

Henry Schein, one of the world’s leading health and dental suppliers, has supported a charity mission in Albania. The company donated medical and dental supplies to support an international charity mission, which was arranged and managed by Marine Research. The mission took place between April and June 2013. During the 3 month period, volunteers provided […]


Australian Patients Facing A Lengthy Wait For Dental Treatment After Closure Of CDDS Scheme

Australian Patients Facing A Lengthy Wait For Dental Treatment After Closure Of CDDS Scheme

Patients in Australia are facing lengthy waiting times for dental treatment following the closure of the Chronic Disease Dental Scheme. According to a parliamentary inquiry, some patients are facing waits of up to five years for treatment after the CDDS was shut down. The inquiry also revealed that a young disabled patient who was previously […]


Scottish Health Bosses Confirm Increased Spending On Prisoners’ Dental Care

Scottish Health Bosses Confirm Increased Spending On Prisoners’ Dental Care

Health bosses from NHS Ayrshire and Arran have confirmed more money will be spent on health and dental care for prisoners at HMP Kilmarnock in order to improve standards of health. Members of the NHS Ayrshire and Arran board revealed that near to £500,000 will be spent on prisoners’ health and dental care. The announcement […]


Health Campaigners Call For Sugary Drink Tax To Pay For School Meals

Health Campaigners Call For Sugary Drink Tax To Pay For School Meals

Health campaigners are calling for a tax on sugary drinks to go toward the cost of paying for healthy school meals for children. Sustain, a food and farming charity, claimed the Government could earn around £1 billion per year from a tax on sugary drinks and suggested that the money be spent on healthy, nutritious […]


Mumbai Dental College To Receive Funding For Oral Cancer Care

Mumbai Dental College To Receive Funding For Oral Cancer Care

A dental college in South Mumbai is set to be the first state-funded college in India to receive funding for oral cancer care. The government-funded college will be the first public dental college in the country to open a specialist oral cancer care unit; the new specialist department will boast an operating theatre and post-surgery […]


New Saliva Test Can Diagnose Oral Cancer And Diabetes

New Saliva Test Can Diagnose Oral Cancer And Diabetes

A new molecular saliva test can detect oral cancer and diabetes. PeriRX, a Pennsylvania start-up company, is carrying out clinical trials on the test that has attracted interest from the UK’s National Institute for Health Research. The diagnostic test has been developed by Neil Gottehrer, a dentist from Havertown, Pennsylvania, and David Wong, a pioneer […]


Henry Schein Announces Face the Challenge winners

Henry Schein Announces Face the Challenge winners

Henry Schein Minerva has revealed the competition winners selected from hundreds of dentists who took up the company’s Face the Challenge concept. The firm confirmed that hundreds of practices across the UK had embraced Face the Challenge and that those practices purchased from at least three branches of Henry Schein Minerva’s Practice-Building areas were automatically […]


Sunderland Urged to Support ‘Strip off for Smiles’ Campaign

Sunderland Urged to Support ‘Strip off for Smiles’ Campaign

The people of Sunderland are being encouraged to get behind the ‘Strip off for Smiles’ campaign, which will help poor children living in Morocco. The campaign, which is supported by Sunderland Football Club, is persuading anyone who has an old football kit to donate it to charity. The kits will then be flown to Africa […]


Invisalign Revealed as Sponsor of The Bachelor

Invisalign Revealed as Sponsor of The Bachelor

Invisalign, one of the world’s leading invisible brace systems, has been revealed as the sponsor of Channel 5’s new series of The Bachelor. Invisalign adverts appear before and after the main programme, as well as during the advert breaks. Adverts will also be published in the channel’s sister magazine, OK! Invisalign as reportedly paid a […]


UK’s First Specialist Orthodontic Practice Celebrate 40 Year Anniversary

UK’s First Specialist Orthodontic Practice Celebrate 40 Year Anniversary

The UK’s first specialist orthodontic practice is celebrating its 40 year anniversary. Forty years ago Pat McDonogh took a brave step and opened Croydon Orthodontic Practice in South Croydon. Since it was first launched, the practice has grown and is now hugely successful. The business is now run by Pat’s son, Tim and has bases […]