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Coleraine man charged with dental surgery robbery

Coleraine man charged with dental surgery robbery

A man from Coleraine has been charged with theft after stealing a number of items from Boyd & Logue Dental Surgery on Lodge Road. Derek Alan Kirk, 43, is believed to have taken more than £500 in cash, in addition to a prescription pad, a sharps box, a camera and flash and eight electric toothbrushes. […]


Barnsley manager undergoes emergency dental treatment following altercation with Fleetwood boss Joey Barton

Barnsley manager undergoes emergency dental treatment following altercation with Fleetwood boss Joey Barton

The manager of Barnsley FC, Daniel Stendel, has undergone emergency dental treatment after being involved in a post-match altercation with Fleetwood boss, Joey Barton. It is thought that Mr Stendel was attacked by Barton after Saturday’s match at Oakwell. Having won the game 4-2, the Barnsley manager was heading to the dressing room, when the […]


Bupa dentists who organised charity dance event waltz to success at the Irish Dentistry Awards

Bupa dentists who organised charity dance event waltz to success at the Irish Dentistry Awards

A group of Bupa dentists who organised a charity dance event to raise money for Make-a-Wish have waltzed to success at the Irish Dentistry Awards. The Bupa team was awarded the Best Charity Project at the prestigious ceremony after planning an event that saw 10 couples take to the dancefloor in front of more than […]


Health chiefs encouraged to make Norfolk a more attractive proposition for dentists, as shortage affects access

Health chiefs encouraged to make Norfolk a more attractive proposition for dentists, as shortage affects access

Health chiefs have been encouraged to make Norfolk a more attractive proposition for dentists, as a shortage of practitioners across the county contributes to access problems. At a meeting of Norfolk County Council’s health overview and scrutiny committee, Nick Stolls, secretary of the Norfolk Local Dentist Committee, said that the region struggles to attract dentists […]


Ontario Government to announce free dental care for low income senior citizens

Ontario Government to announce free dental care for low income senior citizens

Ministers in Ontario are set to announce the introduction of a new dental initiative, which will enable senior citizens on low incomes to access free dental treatment. The programme, which will cost around $100 million per year, is aimed at over 65’s who have an individual annual income of less than $19,300 or a joint […]


Glasgow dental practice owners submit plans to relocate to larger premises

Glasgow dental practice owners submit plans to relocate to larger premises

The owners of a dental practice in Glasgow have submitted plans to relocate to larger premises. The Tiwari Watson Dental Care team is hoping to move across the road to take advantage of bigger premises, which would enable the practice to expand. The current site on Springburn Road is too small, according to the application, […]


Bournemouth dental practice submits expansion plans

Bournemouth dental practice submits expansion plans

The owners of a Bournemouth dental practice have submitted plans to extend their premises and create new parking spaces. The proposals, which have been put forward by BCP Council Planners on behalf of Northbourne Practice, detail plans to extend at the rear of the building on Wimbourne Road. As well as creating more space for […]


Truro councillor calls for urgent action, as 50,000 people wait for an NHS dental place

Truro councillor calls for urgent action, as 50,000 people wait for an NHS dental place

A Truro councillor has called for urgent action, as 50,000 people across Cornwall wait for an NHS dental place. Independent councillor, Loic Rich, has requested that Cornwall Council backs calls for immediate intervention, as research shows that there are now more than 48,000 people on dental waiting lists. Mr Rich has widespread support from other […]


New study suggests a plant-based diet could reduce the severity of gum disease symptoms

New study suggests a plant-based diet could reduce the severity of gum disease symptoms

A new study suggests that a plant-based diet could reduce the severity of gum disease symptoms. Researchers based in Germany analysed the impact of a nutrient-rich, plant-based diet on a group of people with gingivitis. The small study, which involved a group of 30 people, revealed a positive response to an anti-inflammatory diet that was […]


Norfolk dental patients struggle to get a dental appointment, as NHS dentist shortage takes its toll

Norfolk dental patients struggle to get a dental appointment, as NHS dentist shortage takes its toll

Dental patients in Norfolk are struggling to get an NHS dental appointment amid a shortage of NHS dentists. Information that has been released prior to a meeting of Norfolk County Council’s Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee on Thursday 11th April confirmed that three surgeries have closed since November. Secretary of the Local Dental Committee, Nick […]