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So you are considering Dental Therapy

By |October 22nd, 2016|SBDN|

Fiona Sandom - BADT Immediate Past President A day in the life of a dental therapist There is no such thing a typical day in my working week and that is one of the things I like the most about being a dental therapist. When I qualified, we were only allowed to work in the [...]

So you are interested in hygiene/ therapy?

By |October 22nd, 2016|SBDN|

Annette Matthews - BSDHT A day in the life of... A dental hygienist, dental therapist, mum, gym bunny, marathon runner and social media guru (apparently)! My weekdays, like most I imagine,  all start with the school run! My daughter Lois is 7 years old and is always asking me about work and what I do [...]

Time for ‘Flu Jabs’

By |October 22nd, 2016|SBDN|

  Prof Andrew Smith Runny noses, coughs & colds – how to protect yourself and your patients With Winter just around the corner – this is a timely reminder of the importance of getting your annual “flu shot”. Although vaccine effectiveness can vary from year – year (last years estimate was 52%1). Difficulties arise in [...]