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#Dentistry

# dentistry - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

'We risk spreading the virus': Dentists call for cancellation of routine procedures and establishment of emergency dental hubs
# Dental Plan
# Dental Plan

'We risk spreading the virus': Dentists call for cancellation of routine procedures and establishment of emergency dental hubs

Mar 25th 2020, 6:36 PM 29,792 Views 35 Comments

Dentists are concerned that procedures which generate aerosol spray could be a risk.

# dentistry - Friday 19 July, 2019

Big Sugar and government neglect to blame for dental healthcare's 'state of crisis'
# Root Causes
# Root Causes

Big Sugar and government neglect to blame for dental healthcare's 'state of crisis'

Jul 19th 2019, 6:10 AM 12,710 Views 51 Comments

In Ireland, vulnerable people have more untreated dental disease, and poorer oral health-related quality of life than others.

# dentistry - Sunday 19 March, 2017

'We compete with huge multinationals, but we're just two girls in Galway who had an idea'
# Insights
# Insights

'We compete with huge multinationals, but we're just two girls in Galway who had an idea'

Mar 19th 2017, 12:05 PM 2,297 Views 31 Comments

These sisters took a step back from their dental practices to launch their own product.

# dentistry - Monday 31 October, 2016

Irish children's first dentist visit is years too late, says RCSI
# RCSI
# RCSI

Irish children's first dentist visit is years too late, says RCSI

Oct 31st 2016, 6:15 AM 18,587 Views 14 Comments

“Research has shown that fixing decayed first teeth results in better sleep patterns for children and better performance in schools.”

# dentistry - Thursday 16 April, 2015

'She's in agony': Four year old faces months of pain due to dental service cutback
# Cutbacks
# Cutbacks

'She's in agony': Four year old faces months of pain due to dental service cutback

Apr 16th 2015, 7:00 PM 25,159 Views 82 Comments

The woman’s mother said she feels completely helpless.

# dentistry - Sunday 19 October, 2014

'I feel like I can do more now that I've got rid of my overlapping jaw'
# My Story
# My Story

'I feel like I can do more now that I've got rid of my overlapping jaw'

Oct 19th 2014, 9:15 AM 28,717 Views 36 Comments

Deirbhile Moran was called Jaws in school – but now she’s got her confidence back.

# dentistry - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Poll: Do you find the cost of going to the dentist prohibitive?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you find the cost of going to the dentist prohibitive?

Aug 20th 2014, 9:38 AM 15,579 Views 95 Comments

The cost for some treatments can vary between counties by as much as €230.

Need to see a dentist? Head to Westmeath - it's cheapest
# The Whole Tooth
# The Whole Tooth

Need to see a dentist? Head to Westmeath - it's cheapest

Aug 20th 2014, 7:15 AM 27,843 Views 35 Comments

Cork teeth are most costly.

# dentistry - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Teeth tattoos are a thing now, and they're awful
# Bite Me
From The Daily Edge
# Bite Me

Teeth tattoos are a thing now, and they're awful

May 22nd 2014, 4:23 PM 3,511 Views 2 Comments

NOOOOooooooo.

# dentistry - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Dentists' body expresses concern over illegal teeth whitening
# Dentistry
# Dentistry

Dentists' body expresses concern over illegal teeth whitening

Feb 21st 2013, 8:29 PM 17,027 Views 60 Comments

The Irish Dental Association says several businesses could be operating outside of European rules on peroxide content.

# dentistry - Sunday 9 December, 2012

5 children who REALLY want to summon the tooth fairy
# Home Dentistry
From The Daily Edge
# Home Dentistry

5 children who REALLY want to summon the tooth fairy

Dec 9th 2012, 5:00 PM 8,327 Views 4 Comments

Do not try this at home. Oh wait, you already did.

# dentistry - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

VIDEO: Rapping dentists - would this get you to floss?
# Great Grilles
From The Daily Edge
# Great Grilles

VIDEO: Rapping dentists - would this get you to floss?

Apr 24th 2012, 2:05 PM 3,027 Views 6 Comments

If this doesn’t get you to look after you pearly whites, what will?

# dentistry - Friday 20 January, 2012

HSE underspent on dental care by €11.5m last year
# Dental Care
# Dental Care

HSE underspent on dental care by €11.5m last year

Jan 20th 2012, 3:50 PM 3,863 Views 26 Comments

Dentists are furious at new figures which showed that the HSE had budgeted €63m for dental care, but only spent €51.5m.