Dentists

A Dentist Shares Your Poor Excuses For Not Flossing (And Tells Us Why You Should)

Jackie Gallego | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Regular flossing is an easy way to improve oral health and potentially avoid symptoms of gum disease, from bleeding gums and bad breath to inflammatio...

Crisps 'Better Than Raisins' As A Kids' Snack, Says Dentist

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Parents

A dentist’s advice that children should have crisps rather than raisins in their packed lunch, has been called into question. Ben Atkins from the Br...

Why Universities Should Scrap Exams

Lucy Haire | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK Tech
Lucy Haire

Just thinking about students' health for a moment, especially student mental health, there is evidence even among school pupils that exams are a major source of anxiety which can lead to ill-health. This is another important reason for re-examining the role of exams.

Stop Going To The Dentist Every Six Months, Advises England's Top Dentist

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

England’s most senior dentist has advised patients to stop attending appointments every six months, due to the expensive nature of dentistry. Dr Sar...

Caring For Milk Teeth: Everything Parents Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Parents

Parents want the best for their children’s health, and oral hygiene is no different. But new research has revealed that many parents see milk teeth ...

Adult Braces Indicate High Self Esteem

Jo Eden | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jo Eden

Getting a brace means you want to better yourself, you are not the type of person that just accepts this is it. If you can do better, you will.

Scientists Invent Painless Successor To The Dentists' Drill

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Tech

Dentists' drills are set to become an unpleasant memory thanks to a tooth-rebuilding treatment that could be available in three years. The techniqu...

Are Your Brushing Habits Risking Your Health?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Poor oral hygiene may increase risk of cancer death, scientists claim. An increased amount of dental plaque has been linked to premature cancer dea...

Are Dentists 'Misleading Patients' About NHS Entitlements?

PA | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK

Dentists may be deliberately misleading their patients about their NHS entitlements to prompt them to pay for private care, a watchdog has said. Ha...

WATCH: 'I'm A Wizard!" - Harry Potter Fan Suffers Dental Surgery Delirium

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Comedy

American YouTuber 'amcooksey' recently had her wisdom teeth out - and like most people who've had their wisdom teeth out, she was put under some prett...