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Smokers and drinkers would be more likely to give up if they knew about mouth cancer risks, poll finds

Smokers and drinkers would be more likely to give up if they knew about mouth cancer risks, poll finds

A poll has found that smokers and heavy drinkers would be more likely to quit or cut down if they were aware of the risks of mouth cancer.  In a survey conducted by the Oral Health Foundation and Denplan, 50% of smokers said that they would give up if they knew that smoking increased the […]


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, […]


Dorchester dental team starts the year in style following awards success

Dorchester dental team starts the year in style following awards success

A dental team from Dorchester is starting 2020 in style after scooping a string of awards at the end of the year. Members of staff from South Coast Dental Specialists ended the year celebrating successes in the Best Referral Practice (South) and Practice of the Year (South West) classes. The clinic was also highly commended […]


Bolton police search for two men following dental laboratory fire

Bolton police search for two men following dental laboratory fire

Police officers in Bolton are searching for two male suspects following a fire at a dental laboratory in Farnworth. Officers believe the incident, which took place at Pristine Dental Laboratory on the 27th December, was a premeditated arson attack. They are looking for two men, who were believed to be inside the premises shortly before […]


London dentist reveals the worst festive tipples for your teeth

London dentist reveals the worst festive tipples for your teeth

With the festive season in full swing, many of us will be eating and drinking with wild abandon. While it’s great to embrace the festivities and have fun, a leading London dentist has issued some tips and guidelines to help minimise the risk of dental dramas this Christmas. Dr Christopher Orr, from Advanced Dental Practice, […]


Hailsham dental team has plenty to smile about after smashing Christmas charity raffle fundraising target

Hailsham dental team has plenty to smile about after smashing Christmas charity raffle fundraising target

A dental team from Hailsham has plenty to smile about after smashing its fundraising target for the annual Christmas raffle. The raffle has become a festive tradition at Bupa Dental Care on Hailsham High Street, and this year, the team raised even more money for St Wilfrid’s Hospice than they did in 2018. St Wilfrid’s […]


Peterlee fish and chip shop set to become a new dental practice

Peterlee fish and chip shop set to become a new dental practice

A former fish and chip shop in Peterlee is set to become a new dental practice.  An application to change the use of a vacant unit at Castle Dene Shopping Centre has been approved by Durham County Council. The submission from Salford Estates relates to changing the use of the premises to D1 status, which […]


Dental experts share tips to protect the pearly whites this Christmas

Dental experts share tips to protect the pearly whites this Christmas

Dental experts across the UK have taken to the local press and social media sites to share tips to protect the pearly whites this Christmas. With the festive season traditionally associated with indulging in sweet treats and sugar-laden drinks, dentists are keen to encourage the public to bear their smiles in mind as the big […]


Coca Cola truck tour’s London date cancelled over fears of public health protests

Coca Cola truck tour’s London date cancelled over fears of public health protests

Coca Cola was forced to cancel the final leg of its festive truck tour over the weekend amid fears of public health protests. The iconic red truck was due to round off its UK tour in London, appearing at the O2 on Sunday 15th December, but the final date was called off after it was […]