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Ukrainian dentists head to the front line to provide urgent care for stricken soldiers

Ukrainian dentists head to the front line to provide urgent care for stricken soldiers

A group of dentists from the Ukraine has swapped their plush urban clinics for the battle line in order to end to stricken soldiers. A charity known as Ukrop Dental was established by 52-year old Igor Yaschenko in 2015. Igor had volunteered to support the aid effort when he noticed that dental problems were rife […]


US dentists trial new treatment that could make a fear of the drill a thing of the past

US dentists trial new treatment that could make a fear of the drill a thing of the past

Dentists in the US are trialling a new form of filling method, which could make a fear of the drill a thing of the past. Many patients are overcome by waves of anxiety when they hear the dreaded dental drill from the waiting room, but anxiety could soon be put to bed thanks to a […]


Carmarthen dental practice relocation will create new jobs

Carmarthen dental practice relocation will create new jobs

The owners of a Carmarthen dental practice have confirmed plans to relocate to a new site. The move will enable the practice to expand, and create new jobs. Deintyddfa Emlyn will move from its current location in at the GP centre in Lloyd’s Terrace, Adpar, to a new site in Church Lane. The move has […]


British Dental Association raises concerns over availability of online antibiotics

British Dental Association raises concerns over availability of online antibiotics

The British Dental Association has raised concerns over the availability of online antibiotics. Following reports in the daily newspapers, the BDA has described online prescriptions for antibiotics as “indefensible.” A BDA statement claimed that it was incredibly dangerous for patients to access antibiotics online, not just because they are able to get hold of the […]


Sale dental team launches new oral cancer screening scheme

Sale dental team launches new oral cancer screening scheme

A dental team from Sale has launched a new oral cancer screening scheme. Dr Aisha Ahmed and the team from Sale Dental Spa have been out and about offering free oral cancer screening in a bid to raise awareness of the disease, and encourage people to get checked out. At the first event, Dr Ahmed […]


Wellingborough kids get a lesson in oral hygiene

Wellingborough kids get a lesson in oral hygiene

Children from Kiddi Caru nursery, Wellingborough, got a lesson in oral hygiene to mark National Toothache Day on the 9th February. In recognition of the importance of dental health for children, the nursery hosted an informative oral health session using toothbrushes and toothpaste donated by a local dental practice. The aim was for nursery staff […]


New research reveals shocking sugar content of popular soft drinks

New research reveals shocking sugar content of popular soft drinks

New research has revealed the shocking sugar content of some of the United Kingdom’s favourite and most popular soft drinks. Data analysis conducted by Business Insider showed that a 500ml bottle of Lucozade contains 62 grammes of sugar, which equates to the same as three doughnuts. Coca Cola contains 54 grammes and Ribena Blackcurrant contains […]


Hampstead dental practice showcases the results of renovation work

Hampstead dental practice showcases the results of renovation work

A Hampstead dental practice has undergone extensive renovation and refurbishment, and the owners couldn’t wait to reveal the results. Dr Mehran Sanei, from Dental Perfection, applied to the Royal Bank of Scotland for funding to expand and modernise the Hampstead clinic. The refurbishment and expansion are part of Dr Sanei’s grand plans to grow the […]


Volunteer dentists carry out more than 10,000 dental procedures as Mission of Mercy Oklahoma celebrates 8th annual event

Volunteer dentists carry out more than 10,000 dental procedures as Mission of Mercy Oklahoma celebrates 8th annual event

Volunteer dentists, nurses and hygienists carried out more than 10,000 dental procedures last week, as the Mission of Mercy Oklahoma celebrated its 8th annual event. During the two-day event, more than 1,400 volunteers worked together to provide in excess of $1.3 million worth of treatment free of charge. Over a thousand patients passed through the […]


Dental charity is making a massive difference in Tanzania

Dental charity is making a massive difference in Tanzania

A British dental charity is making a massive difference in Tanzania. Bridge2Aid, a charity that provides dental training, as well as treatment for those living in rural villages, has attracted plaudits from dental professionals all over the country. Laura-Anne Johnstone is just one of many volunteers who have visited the African country with the organisation. […]