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Bulimia wears thin on dentition

In the run up to Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Professor Andrew Eder, a specialist in restorative dentistry and prosthodontics and clinical director of the London Toothwear Centre, explores the effects of bulimia on oral health, most specifically in terms of erosion as a result of self-induced vomiting, and how patients may be helped.

Published: 20/02/2017

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Volunteer in Zimbabwe with Dentaid

International dental charity Dentaid is offering two dental professionals the chance to join its volunteering team in the beautiful country of Zimbabwe for October 15-29, 2017.  

Published: 20/02/2017

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Outreach project in Kenya

Henry Schein Dental UK demonstrated its commitment to oral health for the people of Kenya’s Tharaka region with a donation of healthcare products in support of the Tharaka Smile Outreach Project.

Published: 20/02/2017

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New appointments for Peninsula School of Dentistry

Plymouth University Peninsula School of Dentistry has made three significant new appointments to its undergraduate programme – one of whom is a graduate of the university.

Published: 20/02/2017

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Denplan to rebrand as Simplyhealth Professionals

Denplan has announced today that it is to rebrand as Simplyhealth Professionals from February 16. 

Published: 16/02/2017

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New chair of education, ethics and the dental team

Alison Lockyer was recently elected as chair of the BDA’s Education, Ethics and the Dental Team (EEDT) Working Group, at a meeting of the BDA’s governing board, the Principal Executive Committee (PEC).

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Published: 20/02/2017

No need to be down in the mouth, TV Licensing tells dentists

TV Licensing is reminding dental practices they need a TV Licence if patients watch live television at their premises when they turn up for their appointment.

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Published: 20/02/2017

Bacterium lassoes its way from the mouth to the heart

The human mouth can harbour more than 700 different species of bacteria. Under normal circumstances these microbes co-exist with us as part of our resident oral microbiota. But when bacteria spread to...

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Published: 20/02/2017

Student of the year

TheBritish Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT) and Henry Schein have announced that they are joining forces to launch a brand new national award.

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Published: 20/02/2017

Online prescribing of antibiotics

Prescribing antibiotics without seeing dental patients first is indefensible, said the British Dental Association in response to the Sunday Mirror’s ‘Probe into the online prescribing of antibiotics’.

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Published: 20/02/2017

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