We have reached 1000 likes on Facebook! We would like to express our gratitude to everyone for joining us on this journey and shaping today’s world of dentistry for better, together! But, there’s more… As a thank you, we ‘d like to offer 1-year free membership to one lucky person! The membership gives you access […]Read More »
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BADN JOINS LEADING DENTAL ASSOCIATIONS IN SUPPORTING HPV VACCINATIONS
BADN has joined the UK’s leading dental associations* in supporting HPV vaccinations for boys as well as girls in a letter to Steve Brine MP, Minister for Public Health and Primary Care. To read the letter, click joint-letter-to-steve-brine-on-hpv-may-2018 *British Dental Association, Faculty of General Dental Practice UK, Faculty of Dental Surgery at Royal College of […]Read More »
#Dentistry24 – BADN President Support Statement
As a part of our continuous support towards the dental nurses, we wish to join the current campaign ‘’#dentistry24’’ to celebrate the work of all the dental professions but specifically, dental nurses. On this day, 24th May 2018, Executive Committee, the BADN staff, and I would like to express our deepest gratitude to all of […]Read More »
BADN at the Dentistry Show 2018!
BADN at the Dentistry Show 2018! The weekend is now over and with it, The Dentistry Show. It has been a pleasure for us (BADN) to take part in such great event. We have come across so many people, members and non-members whom we had great chats and laughs with. We also had some great […]Read More »
BSP takes part in European Gum Health Awareness Day
The British Society of Periodontology (BSP) joined 28 other European societies to support Gum Health Awareness Day that takes place annually on 12 May. Launched by the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP), the initiative encourages societies to communicate with the public on the importance of healthy gums. For more info, click hereRead More »
Susie Sanderson inaugurated as BDA President
Susie Sanderson OBE, a leading figure in national and international dental politics, was installed today as the President of the British Dental Association (BDA), succeeding Peter Dyer. In a break with tradition, the presidential inauguration took place for the first time at the BDA’s head office at 64 Wimpole Street, London. This is not the […]Read More »
VOLUNTEER IN SOUTH AFRICA OR MALAWI WITH DENTAID
Dental professionals are being invited to use their skills and make a difference with dentistry by joining new volunteering trips to South Africa and Malawi. International dental charity Dentaid is looking for volunteers who want to spend two weeks running outreach clinics and oral health education programmes in communities where there is little or no […]Read More »
Brief Autism Survey for Dental Professionals
We are currently doing a nationwide survey of dental professionals’ knowledge of and attitudes towards autism. We would be very grateful you could spare a few moments to complete this brief questionnaire (even if you have never worked with autistic patients): https://uclioe.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ePSNdDSY8ly6xZb. Access to dental care can be particularly problematic for those with special needs yet there […]Read More »
Survey by RCPCH and Mumsnet reveals difficulty accessing free oral health care and lack of awareness of dental checks for 1 year olds
Children’s doctors are today calling for councils to give every child an equal opportunity to good dental health as a survey of 1,000 Mumsnet users reveals around one quarter had problems accessing free NHS dental care. Only half of those who responded also said they were aware of official advice recommending they take their child […]Read More »
Oral hygiene advice to pregnant women – New resources available to dental practices!
Most women will be aware of some of the health concerns associated with pregnancy. Chances are they’ve already been taking folic acid and once their pregnancy is confirmed, if they haven’t already done so, they will quit smoking, reduce their alcohol intake and moderate their diet. Too few women, however, are aware of the relationship […]Read More »