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World Health Organization cites 'alarming' dental statistics

Canoe 29 Nov 2022
adults – 26% – have untreated dental cavities, according to oral health data gathered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... World Health Organization cites 'alarming' dental statistics Back to video ... Calling the global situation “alarming,” WHO officials say nearly ...

I took off my braces by myself — after they were stuck in my mouth ...

New York Post 24 Nov 2022
More On. teeth. I had part of my tongue removed and reconstructed after rare illness. Smiles all Around ... Brace yourselves ... TikTok ‘homemade’ fluoride-free toothpaste trend has dentists sounding the alarm. She had a dental breakdown ... “I got down on hard times, loss my insurance and just never got back on my dental plan ... Dr ... ....

Guest Commentary | Why we should care about our oral health in Santa Cruz County

Santa Cruz Sentinel 18 Oct 2022
I don’t mean just your own dental health and your family’s, but that of your community ... Poor dental health can have a negative impact on children’s quality of life, how well they do in school, and even their success later in life ... For example, children from low-income families are twice as likely to have dental decay.

Children waiting for up to 10 years for first check-up with HSE’s school dental service

Irish Independent 13 Oct 2022
Primary-aged pupils should be receiving three check-ups, but some are not receiving the first of these until fourth year of secondary school, they say.Alarming delays in the service affecting thousands of children is revealed by the Irish Dental Association (IDA) today, ...

What have they done? Flip side of Turkey’s dental boom

Arab News 13 Oct 2022
Briton Rida Azeem knew her dental trip to Turkey had gone badly wrong the second she took off her mask ... The British Dental Association has sounded the alarm about the phenomenon, warning of the “considerable risks of cut-price treatment” abroad, warning of many cases of infections and “ill-fitting crowns and implants that fell out.”.

Homeless woman sought in ghoulish NYC pickpocket of dead pedestrian had 40 prior arrests

New York Post 12 Oct 2022
Previous 1 of 5. Next ... The woman allegedly stole a wallet from a man who was hit by a truck in Midtown ... Authorities had to rely on dental records because the ghoul took the victim's wallet with ID ... The alarming larceny forced cops to rely on dental records and fingerprints to try to identify the dead man because the thief made off with his wallet ... ....

How Nursing Practitioner Training Programme can help solve doctor/patient ratios

B & FT Online 26 Sep 2022
One of such is having a doctor-to-patient and population deficit. A report by the World Bank indicates that the doctor/patient ratio of the country is 1.1000; a situation the Ghana Medical and Dental Association has described as dire. This alarming doctor to patient ratio has several ramifications for the country’s already ailing health care ... ....

Major quake strikes Mexico on 'cursed' anniversary

Yahoo Daily News 20 Sep 2022
STORY. Power lines shook, parked cars moved, a dental office rattled and residents of Mexico City rushed outdoors as a seismic alarm went off, warning of a powerful earthquake that struck the country’s west coast ... And it all happened on September 19 ... So I rushed out the street, I heard the alarm, I saw all my neighbors gathered there." ... ....

Man lay dead for a week in Dublin flat after vulnerable tenant lost control of property

The Irish Times 14 Sep 2022
Garda investigation upgraded to murder inquiry following postmortem ... Photograph ... The victim’s remains had started to decompose by the time the alarm was raised on Monday evening, with DNA testing and dental records required to confirm his identity ... READ MORE ... .

Only a THIRD of adults have seen an NHS dentist since Covid began as experts ...

The Daily Mail 25 Aug 2022
Meanwhile, fewer than half of English children (46.2 per cent) have had a check-up in the past year, despite being under-18s being entitled to free dental care ... Eddie Crouch, chair of the British Dental Association (BDA), said ... Meet the victims of Britain's NHS dental crisis ... The dental therapist will see you now...

Foreign veterinary team arrives for treatment of elephants

The News International 16 Aug 2022
The international team of vets would carry out dental treatment and medical evaluation of the elephants at the zoo on Tuesday ... For the root canal procedure, the vets are bringing specially-designed, large-sized excavators, drills, endodontic burs and other dental instruments.

Vet team on way to Karachi for treatment of four elephants

Dawn 15 Aug 2022
For the root canal procedure, the vets are bringing specially-designed, large-sized excavators, drills, endodontic burs and other dental instruments. The tusk infection in both the animals is stated to have reached an alarming stage and they are in constant pain.

Elephants in Pakistan zoos to undergo dental treatment

Gulf News 08 Aug 2022
They will carry out dental procedures for 17-year-old Noor Jehan and 16-year Madhubala, the two elephants at the Karachi Zoo. For the root canal procedure, the vets will bring specially-designed drills, endodontic burs and other dental instruments.

Desperate patients resort to pulling out their own TEETH and making homemade ones out of ...

The Daily Mail 08 Aug 2022
Britain's dental crisis has reached a 'tipping point' with desperate patients resorting to performing surgery on themselves, health bosses have warned ... The survey of nearly 7,000 NHS dental practices across the UK found 91 per cent are unable to adult accept adult patients ... The dental therapist will see you now...

Meet the victims of Britain's NHS dental crisis: From a mother, 42, who pulled out ...

The Daily Mail 08 Aug 2022
Desperate patients have been forced to take matters into their own hands amid an NHS dental crisis that has seen millions of Britons left without a dentist, including one who pulled out 13 of her own teeth out ... Others have found it cheaper to fly to the Czech Republic for basic dental cleaning rather than have to pay for private work in the UK.

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