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Brighton dental hygienist launches new campaign to promote good dental health

Brighton dental hygienist launches new campaign to promote good dental health

A dental hygienist from Brighton is calling upon fellow professionals to support a new campaign, which is designed to encourage members of the public to understand the importance of good oral health and the value of having access to dental services. Christina Chatfield, from the Dental Health Spa, has set up the Save Our Smiles […]


Leading dental experts provide advice for patients with dental dilemmas

Leading dental experts provide advice for patients with dental dilemmas

It might not be possible to book a check-up at your local dental practice at the moment, but there is advice and support available for patients with dental dilemmas.  Experts including Professor Damien Walmsley, the British Dental Association’s chief scientific adviser, have been answering questions in the media and providing tips for individuals who experience […]


London dentist shares tell-tale dental warning signs patients shouldn’t ignore

London dentist shares tell-tale dental warning signs patients shouldn’t ignore

A dentist from London has shared a host of tell-tale warning signs patients shouldn’t ignore to try and encourage people to seek help for dental issues.  Dr Reena Wadia, from RW Perio, London, said that patients should be aware of potentially dangerous symptoms, which can signal dental and general health issues.  One of the most […]


London dental hygienist raises awareness of link between oral cancer and HPV

London dental hygienist raises awareness of link between oral cancer and HPV

A dental hygienist from London is raising awareness of the potential consequences of having unprotected sex. Anna Middleton, founder of the London Hygienist, is keen to ensure people understand the link between HPV and oral cancer, as the number of cases increases in young people.  Many people are aware of the risk of STIs when […]


Should you rinse your mouth after brushing? Four ways you can keep your teeth healthy

Should you rinse your mouth after brushing? Four ways you can keep your teeth healthy

Should you rinse your mouth after brushing? 4 ways you can keep your teeth healthy Good oral hygiene is often understated. However, it’s important to leading a healthy lifestyle and prevent other diseases. In some cases, poor dental hygiene has been known to increase the chances of Alzheimer’s disease. The good news is that you […]


Dental hygienist shares healthy lunchbox tips for parents

Dental hygienist shares healthy lunchbox tips for parents

Dental decay is the leading cause of childhood hospital admissions in the UK. With many children consuming the recommended daily sugar intake from snacks alone, dental professionals are eager to share advice to help parents reduce sugar consumption and lower the risk of cavities. Dental hygienist, Tabitha Acret, has put together some simple tips for […]


Experts highlight the dental dangers of drinking sparkling water

Experts highlight the dental dangers of drinking sparkling water

A new year often triggers a wave of healthy eating and adopting habits that are designed to boost health and wellbeing. While many people might assume that drinking more water is a great way to do this, scientists are urging those who are partial to sparkling water to proceed with caution.  Water is the best […]


Dentist share tips for smile-enhancing New Year resolutions

Dentist share tips for smile-enhancing New Year resolutions

It’s the beginning of a new year, and many of us are on a mission to get healthy and look after ourselves. If you’re keen to boost your health in 2020, it’s not just important to eat well, get plenty of sleep and exercise regularly. Taking good care of your teeth is also essential.  In […]


Australian dentist reveals most common brushing errors

Australian dentist reveals most common brushing errors

At a time when most people are working on resolutions for the year ahead, an Australian dentist has shared some tips and tricks to improve oral health. For those who are keen to keep their smiles in check in 2020, Dr Elizabeth Milford has highlighted some of the most common brushing errors to avoid. One […]


Dentists raise concerns over DIY and illegal whitening, as social media generation seeks perfect smiles

Dentists raise concerns over DIY and illegal whitening, as social media generation seeks perfect smiles

Dentists have raised concerns over the growing popularity of DIY dentistry and the prevalence of illegal tooth whitening providers. In a letter signed by over 1,000 dentists, professionals claim that the social media generation is at risk of damaging their dental health as a result of trying to achieve the perfect smile. Dr Tony Kilcoyne, […]