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Mobile service that provides dental treatment for homeless people in London celebrates first anniversary

Mobile service that provides dental treatment for homeless people in London celebrates first anniversary

A mobile dental service, which provides much-needed dental care for homeless people in Tower Hamlets and Newham, is celebrating its 1st anniversary.  The van, which is run by the community dental service, is kitted out exactly like a traditional treatment room, enabling dentists to provide a range of treatments on the move. The mobile unit […]


Are ‘healthy’ drinks damaging your smile?

Are ‘healthy’ drinks damaging your smile?

Most of us are aware that fizzy drinks can damage our teeth, but did you know that some of the drinks promoted as part of a healthy diet can also put your smile at risk? In recent years, it has become trendy to detox by drinking hot water with lemon and to try and increase […]


Donations pour in for the family of much-loved Tunbridge Wells dentist killed in car crash

Donations pour in for the family of much-loved Tunbridge Wells dentist killed in car crash

Donations have been pouring in for the family of a much-loved Tunbridge Wells dentist, who was killed in a car crash at the end of July. A GoFundMe page, which was set up in memory of 38-year-old Subhash Pai, raised more than £6,000 in just seven hours. The money will be used to support Mr […]


Adelaide student drops out of college due to dental issues, as public waiting list crisis deepens

Adelaide student drops out of college due to dental issues, as public waiting list crisis deepens

A student from Adelaide has been forced to drop out of college due to dental issues. Nikki Torpy, 17, has been on a waiting list for dental and orthodontic surgery for the last four years, and is unable to cope with her symptoms any longer. Nikki was told by orthodontic specialists at Adelaide Dental Hospital […]


Ambitious Denbighshire dental assistant to benefit from new bursary scheme

Ambitious Denbighshire dental assistant to benefit from new bursary scheme

An ambitious dental assistant has been named as the first person to benefit from a new bursary scheme in Denbighshire. Charlotte Jones, 27, has successfully completed an oral health education course through Denbighshire County Council’s Young Person Employment Bursary. The scheme was set up to encourage talented young people to stay in Denbighshire after they […]


Grimsby residents object to dental practice expansion plans

Grimsby residents object to dental practice expansion plans

Residents in Grimsby are urging the local council to reject plans submitted by the owner of a dental practice in Hainton Avenue. The practice owner has applied for permission to extend Grimsby Dental Studio, but the move has not been welcomed by neighbours. The proposal outlines plans to demolish a garage adjacent to the existing […]


New study suggests increased vitamin D intake during pregnancy can improve children’s dental health

New study suggests increased vitamin D intake during pregnancy can improve children’s dental health

A new study has revealed that increasing the intake of vitamin D during pregnancy can benefit children’s dental health.  Researchers in Denmark found that mothers who were given high doses of vitamin D during their pregnancies were more likely to have children with healthy teeth later in life. In 2009, the group of researchers started […]


The Oral Health Foundation launches new strategy to dramatically improve standards of dental health by 2024

The Oral Health Foundation launches new strategy to dramatically improve standards of dental health by 2024

The Oral Health Foundation has launched a new global strategy, which is designed to dramatically improve standards of dental health by the year 2024.  The charity, which works across the UK and the rest of the world, has put together proposals to reduce rates of decay, increase the focus on prevention and ensure vulnerable people […]


Australian dentists issue warning over dangerous DIY tooth whitening

Australian dentists issue warning over dangerous DIY tooth whitening

The Australian Dental Association has issued a warning over the dangers of DIY tooth whitening following an increase in the number of patients visiting their dentist with symptoms like mouth ulcers and chemical burns.  Tooth whitening has become incredibly popular in the last decade as a result of the proliferation of the selfie and reality […]


Whaley Bridge dental practice forced to cancel appointments amid flooding fears

Whaley Bridge dental practice forced to cancel appointments amid flooding fears

A dental practice based in Whaley Bridge has been forced to cancel appointments due to flooding fears. The medical practice, which is located alongside dental services at Goyt Valley Medical and Dental Practice, has relocated to Chapel-en-le-Frith as teams strive to save the town from flooding. Patients planning to attend appointments at Goyt Valley Medical […]