Posts Tagged ‘Tooth Fairy’

New survey shows Tooth Fairy payments have fallen

New survey shows Tooth Fairy payments have fallen

A new survey has revealed that the average payment from the Tooth Fairy has fallen. A poll conducted by cosmetic dental brand, Your Smile Direct, showed that nationally, there has been a decrease of 10% in the last 3 years, with the average payment per tooth falling from £2.10 to £1.90. More than a quarter […]


Survey In USA Shows The Tooth Fairy Is Giving Less Money Than in Years Past

Survey In USA Shows The Tooth Fairy Is Giving Less Money Than in Years Past

A survey set up by US finance cite LendEDU has revealed how that the amount of money people give to their children for a lost tooth is less than ever before, adjusting for inflation. The figures show that on average, baby boomers received an average of 69 cents per tooth, which adjusted for inflation would […]


  “Tooth Fairy” Dentist Asks Children to Send Him Their Baby Teeth To Test Effect of Fluoride

 “Tooth Fairy” Dentist Asks Children to Send Him Their Baby Teeth To Test Effect of Fluoride

  A Dentist in Victoria, Australia has asked for children and parents to send him baby teeth that have fallen out to aid in a new investigation looking into the effects fluoridation of water has made on children’s dental health. Maurice White, based in Melbourne has asked specifically for baby molar teeth that have fallen […]


Eight Year Old Girl Sends Tooth to Dentist After Mistaking Him for Tooth Fairy

Eight Year Old Girl Sends Tooth to Dentist After Mistaking Him for Tooth Fairy

An eight-year old girl sent her dentist her tooth and a very sweet letter after mistaking him for the Tooth Fairy. Eight-year old Arwa posted a handwritten note and a homemade envelope containing her tooth to dentist Riad Ali at Restore Dental Group. Addressing him as ‘Dear Sir’, she politely asked if he would accept the […]


American Kids Cashing in as Average Tooth Fairy Handout Reaches Over $10 in New York

American Kids Cashing in as Average Tooth Fairy Handout Reaches Over $10 in New York

Children in America are receiving more money for their lost baby teeth than ever before, research has confirmed. In New York, the average fee paid by parents under the guise of the Tooth Fairy has reached $13.25. A survey carried out by oral health company, Sunstar Gum, revealed that parents in Los Angeles are also […]


Children’s Book Encouraging Good Oral Hygiene Habits Is Backed By Dental Charity

Children’s Book Encouraging Good Oral Hygiene Habits Is Backed By Dental Charity

A new storybook for children, which aims to encourage good oral hygiene habits, has won the backing of the UK’s leading dental charity, the British Dental Health Foundation. Black Toothed Ruth Black charts the journey of a young girl who doesn’t brush her teeth and ends up on a scary adventure, only to be rescued […]


Research Shows The Tooth Fairy Is Feeling Flush

Research Shows The Tooth Fairy Is Feeling Flush

A study has revealed that the Tooth Fairy is more generous than ever before, leaving an average of $2.42 per tooth. The survey, which was carried out by Delta Dental, showed that the average donation from the Tooth Fairy was higher than ever before; the 2012 figure was 15 per cent higher than the average […]


Tooth fairy cuts back as recession his America

Tooth fairy cuts back as recession his America

Most people have tightened their belts in recent years as a result of turbulent economic times and recent figures have indicated that even the Tooth Fairy is feeling the pinch, as the average amount received by children has decreased. Statistics from a survey in America show that the average rate has dropped from $3 to […]


Tooth Fairy leaving £16 Million Each Year

Tooth Fairy leaving £16 Million Each Year

Research carried out by the British Dental Health Foundation has revealed that the Tooth Fairy is leaving more than 16 million pounds under pillows every year in the UK. The survey found that parents leave an average of one pound per tooth and six out of ten children find money under their pillows the morning […]


Tooth fairies raise money for charity

Tooth fairies raise money for charity

Two members of staff from College Street Dental in Burnham, Somerset, have completed a 10 kilometre run in tooth fairy outfits. Practice manager Karen Jury-Dando and hygienist Jane Fellows donned tooth fairy outfits for the Wyvern Christmas Cracker Fun Run, which took place last week. The pair completed the course in 1 hour and raised […]