Healthcare

Dental inequalities in London, UK (2012)

Barriers to oral health create regional divide among England’s rich and poor

07 December 2017

A recent report reveals an existing a divide in good oral health between northern and southern England, as well as rich and poor

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Dentists can help provide oral healthcare for displaced persons from their own communities

25 October 2017

While there is much work still needed to strengthen health systems so they can meet the growing needs of displaced and host populations, dentists can play their part from their own communities by helping disseminate information on access to oral healthcare.

Dentist standing in her practice

Statistics report reveals oral health crisis in Ireland due to cuts in state funding

02 August 2017

New data shows that the number of dental treatments funded by the national healthcare system has fallen by over 16% between 2013–2016.