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Relief for Horncastle dental patients following mydentist closure

Relief for Horncastle dental patients following mydentist closure

Dental patients in Horncastle can breathe a sigh of relief after a husband and wife dental team confirmed the takeover of the town’s mydentist clinic. Patients were left facing an uncertain future after the chain confirmed that the practice would close, but NHS patients can now enjoy peace of mind. Husband and wife dental duo, […]


Newcastle dental team signs new deal with Jesmond football club

Newcastle dental team signs new deal with Jesmond football club

A chain of dental and skincare clinics based in Newcastle has signed a new sponsorship deal with a Jesmond football club. Honour Health, which was previously known as Osborne Dental, has agreed terms to become the primary kit sponsor for West Jesmond AFC. The chain has clinics in Jesmond, Ponteland and Stanley. Principal dentist, Onkar […]


NHS pay increase will not affect dentists or doctors

NHS pay increase will not affect dentists or doctors

A pay rise, which has been offered to NHS workers by the government, will not affect doctors or dentists. The 6.5% pay increase, which is due to come into play over the next three years, will be made available to nurses, paramedics and support staff including hospital porters. In reaction to the news, the British […]


Maidstone dental nurse hopeful of pageant success

Maidstone dental nurse hopeful of pageant success

A dental nurse from Maidstone, Kent, is hoping to put the past behind her as she competes in the southern heat of the Empress Pageant. Jill Fogg was bullied as a child and has been subjected to cruel taunts about her height and her weight. This weekend (Saturday 24th March), Jill will compete in Southampton […]


Children in Northern Ireland have the worst standards of oral health in the UK

Children in Northern Ireland have the worst standards of oral health in the UK

Children in Northern Ireland have the worst standards of oral health in the UK, the British Dental Association in Northern Ireland claims. More than 5,000 children had teeth extracted in hospitals in the country last year, with many needing more than one tooth removed. In total, almost 23,000 teeth were taken out under general anaesthetic. […]


International Dental Federation shares dental tips to celebrate World Oral Health Day

International Dental Federation shares dental tips to celebrate World Oral Health Day

The International Dental Federation has shared some useful dental tips to celebrate World Oral Health Day. World Oral Health Day is an international, annual event, which takes place on the 20th March. The aim is to raise awareness of the importance of good oral health and to encourage people to take good care of their […]


New report reveals half of Australians don’t brush their teeth twice per day

New report reveals half of Australians don’t brush their teeth twice per day

A new report has revealed that half of Australians don’t brush their teeth twice per day. A study conducted by a think-tank shows that only 50 percent of Australian adults are following the advice of their dentist and cleaning their teeth twice a day. In a survey, which is the first of its kind, the […]


Beware of household bleach: dental patients urged to steer clear of illegal whitening operations

Beware of household bleach: dental patients urged to steer clear of illegal whitening operations

Illegal practitioners are using chemicals such as household bleach to provide cut-price whitening treatments, it has been revealed. Tracey Bell, owner of Tracey Bell clinics in Liverpool and the Isle of Man, said that unsuspecting patients are putting their health at risk as a result of illegal practitioners offering discounted treatments, which involve using chemicals […]


New Zealand dentists urge the government to do more to support low income patients

New Zealand dentists urge the government to do more to support low income patients

New Zealand’s Dental Association has urged the government to do more to make dental care more accessible to patients on a low income. The Dental Association claims that the people who need dental care the most are missing out on routine appointments, leaving them at risk of complex oral health issues. Although support is available […]


Emergency dental services will be unavailable at Dundee Dental Hospital on Wednesday 21st March

Emergency dental services will be unavailable at Dundee Dental Hospital on Wednesday 21st March

Emergency dental services will be unavailable at Dundee Dental Hospital on Wednesday 21st March due to training. The hospital will close on Wednesday morning for training, but appointments will be made available at alternative premises. Anyone who requires urgent dental treatment, and isn’t registered with one of the family dentists in the area, is encouraged […]