Why Oral Health Should be on Your Wellbeing Agenda

Why Oral Health Should be on Your Wellbeing Agenda

Oral health is often overlooked, but it costs the economy £105 million a year in missed work days. Employers have an important role to play, and the key to solving the problem lies in preventative dental care. Oral health is often overlooked. It’s so easy to be...

Investors Continue to Pour Money into Dental Startups

Teeth straightening startup Candid has raised another $63.4 million in a Series B round from Greycroft, Bessemer, e.ventures and others. The new injection of cash brings its total funding to $90 million. Candid, which 3D prints its FDA-approved aligners, is designed...

Microscopic Robots Could One Day Clean Your Teeth

Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have developed a tiny army of robots designed to remove dental plaque from teeth. Perhaps that would make a trip to the dentist a little less daunting. Or maybe not. The microscopic robotic cleaning crew contains two...
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...