Twice as many children under the age of 10 receive hospital treatment for tooth decay as those treated for broken arms, figures for England show
The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) says further action is needed to tackle the nation’s sugar habit
Patients could be the victims of a £500m-a-year cost incurred in the health system if Brexit negotiations end arrangements between the UK and the EU
The Dental Defence Union (DDU) is warning dental professionals to ensure patients have read and understood the rules about NHS fee exemptions
In separate cases, two women from Kidderminster and Doncaster have pleaded guilty to practising dentistry illegally following prosecutions by the GDC.
The government has been accused of letting down children in England following the launch of an unfunded programme to tackle child tooth decay.
The BMA responds to reports that the public sector pay cap is to be scrapped by the end of next year
The British Dental Association has responded to feedback from members impacted by the global shortage of Hepatitis B Vaccine.
The British Dental Association Wales has reacted to new figures showing that tooth decay remains the leading reason for children ending up in hospital
The BDA has called on government to act as new figures show nearly 42% of children in England are missing out on free dental care.
Dentist leaders have accused the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) of leaving 400,000 boys a year at risk of cancer
BDA responds to a new report suggesting around 1.8m people aged 65+ in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, could have an urgent dental condition.
The BDA has called on ministers, health commissioners and cares to act on conclusions from a new Healthwatch report
The GDC has joined 8 other regulators in signing a joint statement following the NHS' publication of guidance on how to manage conflicts of interest.
Money pledged to expand dental services in Wales represents just 1/4 of the sum taken out of dental budget each year, says BDA.
Scottish Government risks raising the drawbridge to health professions, after bursary cut
Research on the effect of breastfeeding on children’s teeth found that if it continues for 2+ years the children are at a higher risk of dental caries
The Oral Health Foundation has welcomed new regulations clamping down on junk food advertising aimed at children.
A dental student from Sheffield University has appeared in court accused of preparing terrorist acts and possessing terrorist documents.