Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Simplyhealth Joins Forces With Heart Charity To Raise Awareness Of Link Between Oral Health And Heart Health

Simplyhealth Joins Forces With Heart Charity To Raise Awareness Of Link Between Oral Health And Heart Health

Simplyhealth has joined forces with Heart Research UK to raise awareness of heart health and educate people about the potential risks associated with poor oral health. Numerous studies have now shown a connection between oral health and an increased risk of heart disease. Simplyhealth is currently showing an advert on television, which highlights the link […]


Chingford Dental Team Completes 10k Walk for Mouth Cancer Charity

Chingford Dental Team Completes 10k Walk for Mouth Cancer Charity

Members of staff from Chingford Mount Dental Practice have completed a 10 kilometre walk in Hyde Park to raise money for the Mouth Cancer Foundation. Doctor Raj Gogna was joined by members of the Chingford Mount team to take on the Mouth Cancer Awareness Walk, which took place in Hyde Park last month; a twin […]


Henley Dentist Gives Kids Something To Smile About

Henley Dentist Gives Kids Something To Smile About

Members of staff from Wood Lane Dentistry in Henley-on-Thames helped to spread smiles last week, after inviting local schoolchildren to celebrate Smile Day. Children from Year 4 at Sonning Common Primary School were invited to visit the practice, last Thursday to join in the celebrations. Smile Day is an annual event, which is designed to […]


Dental Practice Manager Set To Swap Cornwall For Cambodia

Dental Practice Manager Set To Swap Cornwall For Cambodia

A dental practice manager from Truro is preparing to swap Cornwall for Cambodia; Pure Dental manager, Sharon Sweet, will be visiting Cambodia with UK dental charity, Dentaid. Sharon will spend 16 days in Cambodia; during her trip she will be visiting a prison and three orphanages to help people and educate them about oral health […]


American Dental Student Preparing For Honduras Trip

American Dental Student Preparing For Honduras Trip

Students from the University of Maryland are preparing to leave America to help people in need in Honduras. The recently formed University of Maryland Global Dental Brigades will be sending a group of 20 students to Honduras to provide basic dental care; the group will be jetting off in January 2013. The new group is […]


GG Communications Managing Director Preparing For Bridge2Aid Dental Mission

GG Communications Managing Director Preparing For Bridge2Aid Dental Mission

Managing director of GG Communications (GGC), Gemma Godman is preparing to visit Tanzania to raise awareness of the work done by Bridge2Aid and gather support for plans to expand the current programme into Rwanda. Gemma will be following the dental volunteer programme while she is in Tanzania and reporting back on the work done by […]


Leamington Dental Team Gearing Up For Charity Swimathon

Leamington Dental Team Gearing Up For Charity Swimathon

A dental team from Leamington has signed up for a charity swimathon to raise money for two charities in Warwickshire. The staff at Dental Solutions in Hamilton Terrace will be taking on the Soroptimists Swimathon at Warwick School to raise money for the Leamington branch of Parkinson’s UK and also the Myton Hospices. The swimathon […]


Thousands Queue For Free Dental Clinic Three Days Early

Thousands Queue For Free Dental Clinic Three Days Early

Thousands of people gathered at the Los Angeles Sports Arena on Monday to line up for a free dental and medical clinic, which does not even open until Thursday. Such is the demand for affordable medical and dental care; volunteers started distributing wristbands for the event on Monday afternoon, even though the clinic will not […]


Bradford Dentist Completes Cycle Challenge For Charity

Bradford Dentist Completes Cycle Challenge For Charity

A dentist from Bradford has successfully completed a gruelling cycle challenge to raise money for dental charity, Bridge2Aid. Mark Ray from Ravat and Ray cycled a total of 207 kilometres to raise money for the British charity, which provides dental care and equipment for people living in Tanzania. Mark cycled around Ravat and Ray’s nine […]


Sunderland Dentist All Set For Morocco Mission

Sunderland Dentist All Set For Morocco Mission

Michael Oliver, from Oliver’s Dental Studio in Sunderland, is all set to jet off to Morocco this weekend. Mr Oliver has been collecting Sunderland shirts for the last month and has finally finished washing them all in preparation for his trip to El Jebah in Morocco. He has collected more than 200 striped shirts with […]