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  • Don’t be caught by ’10 in two rule’, says GDC

    The General Dental Council (GDC) is warning dentists to not be caught out by the ‘10 in two rule’. Dentists… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Teething products ‘could put infants’ health at risk’

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has urged parents to be on alert, as new research has revealed that nine of… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Innovative new approach to mouth prop design

    Ralph Day BDS (Hons) originally qualified as a dentist. However, after gaining significant clinical experience, he decided to follow his… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • ‘GP at hand’ app warning

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has expressed scepticism over the role of teleconsultations in dentistry, following the launch of the… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Selfies solve cases

    Selfies taken by missing persons before they disappear could prove key for future forensic dental identification, according to an expert… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • New app for professionals

    An app, the Dental Companion, was launched by the Scottish Dental Clinical Effectiveness Programme (SDCEP), providing mobile access to SDCEP’s… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • BDA launches lifeline

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has launched a partnership with the award-winning employee assistance programme Health Assured to provide all… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Warning: DIY orthodontics are here

    Dr Jay Bowman right with (l r) Jonathan Sandler BOS President and Dr Nigel Carter of the Oral Health Foundation announcing the campaign against DIY orthodontics

    New campaign highlights threat posed to oral health by straight-to-consumer treatment [ Words: Will Peakin ] Between a conference-eve dinner… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Market consolidation in cosmetic dentistry – a pretty picture?

    Young lady taking a selfie

    [ Words: Michael Kelly ] We live in an era where now, more than ever before, people are investing huge… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial

  • Billionaire founders’ firm begins rapid UK expansion

    Start-up plans to employ more than 300 dentists, orthodontists and dental nurses News of the British Orthodontic Society and Oral… Read more

    October 14, 2019 / editorial