NHS Dentist Charges Rise by 5% in England

NHS Dentist Charges Rise by 5% in England

NHS dentist charges rise by 5% in England An inflation-busting hike in dentistry fees mean NHS patients in England will pay £1.10 extra for a routine check-up. The new charges, which begin on Monday, will also see the cost of a set of dentures rise by £12.80 to nearly...
Is Chewing Gum Bad for Your Teeth?

Is Chewing Gum Bad for Your Teeth?

Most people know what chewing gum is. In fact, many of us probably carry round a packet in our bag. Great for quickly freshening breath and getting rid of bad tastes, chewing gum is one of the most popular confectionery choices. However, how harmful is chewing gum for...
Why More and More Adults are Getting Braces

Why More and More Adults are Getting Braces

Why More and More Adults are Getting Braces Serina Sandhu and Andrew Johnson describe the pleasures and pitfalls of adult braces There are many grown-ups who still shudder at memories of having braces on their teeth. So it is perhaps surprising that this youthful rite...
Find Out What’s Next for NHS Dentistry

Find Out What’s Next for NHS Dentistry

NHS dentists in the north east are being invited to a free event where a panel of their peers will discuss the implications of the new dental … read more Recommendations Made for Sweeping Action on Stress in Healthcare ‘No dentist or dental student should...