21 Sep
Bristol dental students spread smiles in Peru

Dental students from Bristol are spreading smiles in Peru. Holly Wilson and Wiktoria Rejniak, students from the University of Bristol, visited Peru this summer to teach children English but quickly discovered that they had other important skills to share. During the early stages of the duo’s trip, it became clear that the children, though very happy, had signs of dental health issues.

14 Sep
Dental expert advises against rinsing after brushing to boost dental health

A dental expert has advised against rinsing after brushing to boost dental health.  Many people include rinsing as part of their daily oral hygiene routine but Bupa dentist, Silviu Cartas, is keen to put a stop to this common habit. Washing the mouth after cleaning the teeth can reduce the…