Archive for the ‘Children’s Dentistry’ Category

Brooklands Dental Practice Helps Local Children to Battle Decay

Brooklands Dental Practice Helps Local Children to Battle Decay

The dental team from a practice in Brooklands is helping local children and their parents to battle tooth decay. Maple Road Dental Practice established a preventative dentistry unit to educate children and parents about effective ways to keep decay at bay after a House of Commons report, which was released in 2012, showed significant levels […]


Suffolk County Council Launches New Children’s Oral Health Campaign

Suffolk County Council Launches New Children’s Oral Health Campaign

Suffolk County Council has launched a new children’s oral health campaign. The Keep Suffolk Smiling programme aims to encourage good oral health baits from an early age and will hopefully reduce rates of decay among the county’s children in the years to come. This marks the launch of the first county-wide oral health programme in […]


Routine Dental Check-Up Could Save 11 Year Old Girl’s Life

Routine Dental Check-Up Could Save 11 Year Old Girl’s Life

A quick and simple routine dental appointment could prove to be life-saving for an 11 year old girl from Oklahoma. Journee Woodward was having her teeth cleaned by her dental hygienist when the hygienist noticed that the whites of her eyes looked an abnormal shade of yellow. On spotting the signs, the dental hygienist asked […]


Bradford Councillor Calls for Urgent Action on Children’s Oral Health Issues

Bradford Councillor Calls for Urgent Action on Children’s Oral Health Issues

Bradford councillor Ralph Berry has called for urgent action to tackle the city’s increasingly alarming children’s oral health issues. Councillor Berry has warned that immediate action is required and urged fellow councillors and health advisers to “stop pussy-footing around” after MPs were told that there is a growing crisis across the UK due to a […]