Researchers found that tobacco smoke from a hookah caused blood to function abnormally and be more likely to clot and quickly form blood clots.
One in five young people have fatty liver disease (steatosis), with one in 40 having already developed liver scarring (fibrosis), research has found.
A study has identified a low-cost and low-intensity intervention technique that could prevent tooth decay for thousands of children across the UK.
The dental community must act to prevent burnout amongst dentists so they stay in practice rather than quit the profession, says Dental Protection.
Thomas Eissenberg at VCU’s Center for the Study of Tobacco Products among experts who investigated the claim and found it unreliable and outdated.
Researchers in Sweden have developed a new hydrogel based on the body's natural peptide defence that can prevent and treat infections in wounds.
New device could enable more personalised dentistry, giving dentists ability to identify optimal dental filling materials based on patient’s teeth.
Oral health experts from around Europe, including Dr Nigel Carter OBE, have launched a new manifesto for improving oral health around the EU.
Following the recent election, The British Dental Association has urged the government to act on the mounting problems in NHS dental services.
New research suggests a pattern of harmful alcohol consumption, or heavy drinking, increases level of blood biomarkers indicating heart tissue damage.
Six national dental organisations are encouraging dentists to participate in a new survey of antibiotic prescribing in dentistry.
Following the collapse of tendering process for NHS services, the BDA have called on Health and Social Care Secretary to halt all future procurements.
The UK’s recent decision to vaccinate boys and girls from HPV-cancers has inspired the formation of a European-wide group to put an end to the virus.
New study finds that mindfulness could reduce blood pressure by enhancing attention control, emotion regulation and self-awareness of personal habits.
The festive season is well and truly upon us and the Oral Health Foundation is calling on Brits to ‘Save a Smile’ this Christmas.
A dentist's drill might not be the best way to tackle tooth decay in children's teeth, a new study has concluded.
The BDA has called for the next government to end competitive tendering across the NHS.
The Smart Integration Award highlighted innovative ideas, successful concepts and visions revolving around the concept of networked treatment centres.
The BDA has welcomed Labour pledge to abolish dental check-up charges for adults in England, and called on all parties to improve patient access.
New analysis from the BDA indicates access problems for NHS dental services are now blighting communities across every English region.
The Oral Health Foundation believes the government’s pledge to end smoking in England by 2030 would significantly reduce number of mouth cancer cases.
New evidence shows relationship and effect on slowing dental caries.
Organisations are supporting World Antibiotic Awareness Week by reminding the dental profession about the importance of using antibiotics judiciously.