Posts Tagged ‘Mouth Cancer Foundation’

Brave dentist to battle the soaring heat of the Sahara Desert to raise money for the Mouth Cancer Foundation

Brave dentist to battle the soaring heat of the Sahara Desert to raise money for the Mouth Cancer Foundation

A brave dentist from Bracknell is preparing to battle the soaring heat of the Sahara Desert to raise money for the Mouth Cancer Foundation. Bob To, from Blueberry Dental Surgery, will compete in the famous Marathon des Sables to support the cause. One of the most gruelling endurance battles in the world, the Marathon des […]


Oral Cancer Now the Tenth Most Common Form of Cancer in Men

Oral Cancer Now the Tenth Most Common Form of Cancer in Men

Oral cancer is now the tenth most common form of cancer in men, according to Cancer Research UK. The most recent statistics from 2012 show that 7,300 people were diagnosed with mouth cancer in 2012. This equates to an increase of 2,800 cases from 2002. The figures show that mouth cancer is much more prevalent […]


Preparations Underway for 2015’s Mouth Cancer Action Month

Preparations Underway for 2015’s Mouth Cancer Action Month

Preparations are underway for the launch of this year’s Mouth Cancer Action Month campaign, which will take place in November. The British Dental Health Foundation is responsible for organising and running the campaign each year. Chief Executive Dr Nigel Carter OBE is encouraging dental professionals to get involved with this year’s campaign and do their bit to raise […]


Sudbury Dental Team Raises More Than £1000 For Mouth Cancer Charity

Sudbury Dental Team Raises More Than £1000 For Mouth Cancer Charity

A dental team from Sudbury has raised more than £1,000 for a mouth cancer charity. Dentists and dental nurses from Bank Buildings Dental Surgery dressed up as tooth fairies to complete a 10km charity walk in aid of the Mouth Cancer Foundation. The team walked 10km through London’s Hyde Park as part of the annual […]


Northwich Dental Clinic Awarded Mouth Cancer Foundation Accreditation

Northwich Dental Clinic Awarded Mouth Cancer Foundation Accreditation

An East Cheshire dental clinic has been awarded accreditation by the Mouth Cancer Foundation. The clinic, which runs at Northwich’s Victoria Infirmary, has been granted full membership of the charity’s accreditation scheme. The scheme, which has recently been launched, is designed to promote regular screening and early diagnosis in a bid to reduce the number […]


Isle of Wight Clinic Named Practice of the Month by the Mouth Cancer Foundation

Isle of Wight Clinic Named Practice of the Month by the Mouth Cancer Foundation

A clinic in Ryde, Isle of Wight, has been named Practice of the Month by the Mouth Cancer Foundation. Wight Dental Care was awarded the title in recognition of going the extra mile to raise awareness of mouth cancer and enforce the charity’s Mouth Cancer Accreditation scheme. The clinic was selected from hundreds of practices, […]


Winchmore Hill Dentist Thrilled With Fundraising Total For Mouth Cancer Charity

Winchmore Hill Dentist Thrilled With Fundraising Total For Mouth Cancer Charity

A dentist from Winchmore Hill said that she was overwhelmed by people’s generosity, as she collected money for an oral cancer charity. Amira Mathew, who works as a dentist in Kent, decided to raise money for the Mouth Cancer Foundation after her mother successfully battled the disease; Amira set about fundraising in preparation for the […]


Most People Are Scared Of Developing Mouth Cancer

Most People Are Scared Of Developing Mouth Cancer

A study carried out for Mouth Cancer Action Month has revealed that most people are more scared of developing mouth cancer than other forms of cancer. The survey, which was conducted by Denplan, found that two thirds of people are frightened of developing cancer, with more than half admitting that they were more scared of […]


Brighouse Dental Team Hits The Streets To Raise Awareness Of Mouth Cancer

Brighouse Dental Team Hits The Streets To Raise Awareness Of Mouth Cancer

A dental team from Brighouse hit the streets last week to raise awareness of mouth cancer. Dentists and dental nurses from Fresh Smile Dental Clinic completed a 10km walk to raise awareness of oral cancer in support of the Mouth Cancer Foundation; they travelled down from Brighouse to London to take part in the Mouth […]


Why Visiting A Dentist Could Save Your Life This November

Why Visiting A Dentist Could Save Your Life This November

A dental practice in Evesham is encouraging members of the public to see their dentist this November in a bid to save lives. The Evesham Dental Health Team is offering free mouth cancer checks throughout November to try and raise awareness of mouth cancer, a deadly form of cancer, which is affecting more people in […]