Cornish-based dental experts Smile Together are signalling their intention to reverse the continuing trend of avoidable tooth extractions from children – a serious public health issue which currently costs the NHS in England in excess of £130m annually.
We joined forces with Sugar Smart UK and the team at Cornwall Council Public Health to help promote Fizz Free February to help make it a national initiative. Fizzy drinks are the largest single source of sugar for children aged 11-18, and they provide an average of 29% of daily sugar intake. This has significant [...]
We had a great event on 16 Oct at Indian Queen’s School where we saw first-hand how positively the children respond to our dental nurses Heidi Wyatt and Jenna Dixon and the tooth brushing and oral health education work they do, with their trusty dragons! FUEL, who are officially partnering with us for the [...]