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Welsh dental scheme expands

Welsh dental scheme expands

It h as been announced that a dental program aimed at kids in Wales is to be expanded. The scheme provides free toothpaste, brushes and oral health tips to kids from the poorest parts of Wales in an attempt to improve dental standards in the country. The Designed to Smile scheme was initially aimed at […]


Dental clinic up for top gongs

Dental clinic up for top gongs

A Dental surgery has been nominated for two top industry awards. Beacon DentalCare, based in Malvern Link, has been shortlisted in the Best Practice and Best Dental Team categories for the Midlands region at this year’s prestigious Dentistry Awards. These nominations come just a month after the clinic was recognised on the shortlist at the […]


Fear of dentist is learnt from parents

Fear of dentist is learnt from parents

A new study is suggesting that a child’s fear of the dentist originates from what they have learnt from their parents. The report argues that kids are not naturally scared of receiving dental treatment but develop a negative attitude towards it because of what they have learnt at home. Dentists are now suggesting that parents […]


Manchester youngster have terrible teeth

Manchester youngster have terrible teeth

A new survey has revealed that on average five-year-olds in Manchester have at least five missing or decayed teeth. The report from the North West Public Health Observatory (NWPHO) also found that more than half of youngsters in the city have had problems with at least one tooth before they begin primary school. This means […]


Kids in South Gloucestershire have UK′s brightest smiles

Kids in South Gloucestershire have UK′s brightest smiles

It has been revealed that kids from South Gloucester have some of the healthiest teeth in the country. Thornbury News reports that an NHS survey studied dental decay in five-year-olds all over the country and South Gloucester’s kids’ smiles were the brightest. The report revealed 69 per cent of the children were free of obvious […]


White wine is far worse for teeth than red wine

White wine is far worse for teeth than red wine

New research is suggesting that white wine can actually cause more damage to your teeth than red wine. Everybody knows that a few glasses of red wine can leave your lips and teeth a delicate shade of purple but now scientists believe that white wine is far worse for your dental health. The Daily Express […]


New dental clinic for Lerwick

New dental clinic for Lerwick

Plans by NHS Shetland have revealed that a new dental clinic could be set up in Lerwick within the next two years. The Shetland Times reports that the new practice could house as many as four dentists and could greatly improve access to NHS dentistry in the region. Some Lerwick NHS patients wanting non-urgent treatments […]


NHS dentistry gets boost in Northampton

NHS dentistry gets boost in Northampton

The news that Northampton now has a new dental surgery has put smiles on the faces of many local people. Harborough Dental Practice, based on Harborough Road, has been opened by Dr Raza Khan as part of NHS Northamptonshire’s £2.5 million investment into dental services in the area. Northampton Chronicle and Echo reports that three […]


Super surgery answers Preston′s dental worries

Super surgery answers Preston′s dental worries

Nine thousand dental patients from Preston could soon be getting the help they need as NHS bosses have confirmed that a new super surgery will be opening.  Lancashire Evening Post reports that there are currently 7,700 patients in the area who are registered with an NHS dentist. However, It has been suggested that this figure […]


Super surgery may be ready by January

Super surgery may be ready by January

Burnley could have new super dental surgery operating in the area by January 2010. Lancashire Telegraph reported the news that surgery could be opened within the next few months even though no premises have yet been purchased to house the clinic. The practice, which will be situated in-between Burnley and Brierfield, will reportedly serve around […]