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Scientists Discover A Drug That Regenerates Teeth?

14/07/2017

Research using a chemical that stimulates stem cells in degraded teeth has been tested in mice with promising results, but the research is in its infancy.

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First gene-editing in human body attempt

17/11/2017

Gene-editing has been attempted on cells inside a patient, in a world first by doctors in California.
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From organic electronics to social robots: Digital pioneers illustrate the future

17/11/2017

The digital future—or what it could possibly look like—came alive in the present at the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Jubilee Symposium at Linköping University (LiU). Held earlier this autumn as one of six symposia to celebrate the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation’s 100th anniversary in 2017, the event featured pioneering research and prototypes in the field of digital technology that are poised to shape and change people’s lives in the near future.
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Dental Braces Sales Market Demands And Growth Prediction Survey 2017 To 2022

17/11/2017

Global Dental Braces Sales Market Research Report 2017 to 2022 presents an assessment of the Dental Braces Sales Market including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape, deployment models, operator case studies, opportunities, future roadmap, value chain, ecosystem player profiles and strategies. The report also presents forecasts for Dental Braces Sales Market investments from 2017 till 2022.
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New discovery may lead to natural products for preventing dental caries

17/11/2017

The scientists from West China School of Stomatology and Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam have figured out the main active ingredient of Galla Chinensis, a natural herb, and further improved its anti-caries efficacy. The finding is published in The Open Dentistry Journal.
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GDC: First results of fitness to practise analysis published

10/11/2017

LONDON, UK: Dentists who are male and have an Asian background are more likely to be investigated by the General Dental Council (GDC), an independent analysis of the regulator’s fitness to practise (FtP) data has suggested. It also found that foreign dentists who registered by taking its Overseas Registration Exam were less likely to be involved in an FtP case than their counterparts from the European Economic Area region.
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Tracking happiness levels in NHS dentistry

09/11/2017

Our latest survey asked dentists how happy they feel about various aspects of their working life. This is the first time we've focused on happiness, having monitored the profession's confidence in the future of NHS dentistry since 2014.
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Dentist calls for Coca-Cola Christmas truck to be banned from town over child tooth decay fears

09/11/2017

A dentist has called for Coca-Cola ’s Christmas truck to be banned from a town to help fight child tooth decay.
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First ever A&E for the elderly to open in UK

09/11/2017

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) has announced plans to introduce an emergency department dedicated solely to the care of elderly patients.
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A study from Italy looking at oral health in e-cigarette users

03/11/2017

Research from Italy that looked at the oral condition of real-world vapers who had just switched from smoking, indicated that the shift to the safer alternatives greatly improved their oral health
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General Dental Council releases statement in response to Department of Health consultation

03/11/2017

Commenting on the publication of Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation, Ian Brack, Chief Executive and Registrar of the General Dental Council said, “Fundamental reform and modernisation to health professional regulation is overdue – and would benefit the public by delivering a more effective and efficient system."
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Dental Implants And Prosthetics Market Largely Driven By Rising Incidences Of Dental Caries, Other Periodontal Diseases & The Aging Baby Booming Population

03/11/2017

According to new research study the report “Global Dental Implants and Prosthetics Market” has accounted to USD 8.9 billion in 2016, and is expected to reach USD 14.3 billion by 2024, growing at a CAGR of 6.2% from 2017 to 2024. The new market report contains data for historic years 2015, the base year of calculation is 2016 and the forecast period is 2017 to 2024.
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How caries-causing bacteria can survive in dental plaque

03/11/2017

Extracellular polysaccharides play a central role in the survival capabilities of caries-causing bacteria in dental plaque, report researchers from the University of Basel's Preventative Dentistry and Oral Microbiology Clinic and Department of Biomedical Engineering in the journal PLOS ONE.
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Warning over NHS Wales Brexit 'catastrophe'

27/10/2017

Any Brexit which means leaving the single market could be catastrophic for the NHS and particularly devastating in Wales, a health academic has warned.
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Alzheimer’s drug could be key to tooth repair, revolutionising dental treatments

27/10/2017

A team of researchers at King’s College London has discovered a method to stimulate the renewal of dental pulp’s living stem cells with the help of an Alzheimer’s drug.
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Big improvement in children's dental health in Scotland

27/10/2017

Children's dental health in Scotland has improved significantly over the last decade. About 77% of Scottish P7s now show no signs of tooth decay, compared to 59% in 2007.
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Demand for Dermal Fillers Rise as Cosmetic Surgeries Gain Popularity

27/10/2017

A recent market research report by TMR Research presents a detailed overview of the global market for dermal fillers. The report, titled “Dermal Filler Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth, and Forecast 2017–2025,” states that the market will expand at a promising pace over the report’s forecast period as the patient pool of dermatological conditions rises at an alarming pace across the globe.
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Changes to the CPD scheme – enhanced CPD is on its way

13/10/2017

The GDC will be introducing changes to its scheme for CPD next year. For dentists, the changes will come into effect on 1 January 2018, for dental care professionals on 1 August 2018.
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Former local government leader appointed as NHS England director

13/10/2017

A former local government leader has been appointed NHS England’s new national learning disability director. Ray James, the former national president of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) and long-standing executive director of health housing and adult social care at the London Borough of Enfield has been selected to take on the role.
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Unreported Britain: the nation's teeth - The Story podcast

13/10/2017

How is it that charities are having to step in to help people falling through the net in a country with dental healthcare for all?
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Don’t ignore facial dynamics when using fillers

13/10/2017

Dermal fillers that include physicochemical properties proved to be effective in reducing acne scarring without compromising natural facial dynamics, researchers reported at the 2017 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery annual meeting in Chicago on Thursday.
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