Pressure on NHS practices blamed on underfunding and Brexit fears among overseas dentists
Faculty of Dental Surgery says ‘widespread misunderstanding’ among parents over when to visit dentist
Children who need a general anaesthetic (GA) to have decayed teeth removed miss at least five days off school.
Basic research has implications from lab-grown teeth to cancer research
Young people on the latest HIV drugs now have near-normal life expectancy because of improvements in treatments, a study in The Lancet suggests.
For the first time, more than half of the UK's electronic-cigarette users have since given up smoking tobacco, a study suggests.
Kawasaki disease requires a prompt diagnosis and careful follow-up, according to an updated scientific statement from the American Heart Association
A controlled diet that restricts certain amino acids could be used as an additional treatment
Komodo dragon blood contains an important compound which scientists think could offer a new treatment for infected wounds.
The World Health Organization has drawn up a list of the drug-resistant bacteria that pose the biggest threat to human health.
The Oral Health Foundation call for urgent introduction of a gender-neutral HPV vaccination in order to stop a rapid increase in mouth cancer cases.
There are calls for more to be done to stop people smoking at hospitals and promote healthy living.