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FDI World Dental Health Federation -A New Definition 2016

By |November 23rd, 2016|SBDN|

#Oral Health FDI World Dental Health Federation develops a new definition of Oral Health According to the federation it "acknowledges the multifaceted nature and attributes of oral health and opens the doors to a universal definition" Dental Health Foundation Ireland. to read more view the full paper jada.ada.org or go to www.fdiworldental.org. The statement suggests [...]

Indemnity for Dental Nurses

By |November 23rd, 2016|SBDN|

The Society have worked along side Towergate to provide you with a policy that has no hidden extras. Their policy includes all additional duties for one fee. Some of us reduced our indemnity by £50 and had the same cover by switching to Towergate. There is a promotional code for S.B.D.N members which you receive [...]

Celebrating National Dental Nursing Day

By |November 22nd, 2016|SBDN|

On the 22nd November, 1943 the first dental nursing examination was taken and awarded. We as a Society are passionate about, learning, education, development and support and believe we should all as dental nurses celebrate this day, today and every year from here on in. Lets unite in our journey to date and think about [...]

Let me introduce myself my name is Mouth cancer

By |November 20th, 2016|SBDN|

Dental Nurse and Ambassador of the Society of British Dental Nurses Emma Riley turned poet My Name is Mouth Cancer Let me introduce myself my name is Mouth Cancer, I’m not as well-known as my other  brothers and sisters in our family but I’m no less dangerous. Sometimes I will call on you without notice [...]

“Having cancer has changed my life for the better”

By |November 20th, 2016|SBDN|

  Rachel Parsons Since being diagnosed with cancer, my life has changed for the better..... I appreciate waking every morning, every birthday, Christmas everything that any family take for granted.... all those things that other people worry about don't bother me ..... my life could have ended at the age of 37, but I was given [...]

CRISIS AT CHRISTMAS – Need Dental Nurses

By |November 18th, 2016|SBDN|

CRISIS AT Christmas We will be providing a dental service at two locations, both in London, this year – Winters Residential in Chalk Farm and South London Day Centre in Bermondsey.  We’ll be providing a dental service to our guests from 23-29th December this year and the shift runs from 9am to 6pm.  You only [...]

Alcohol – linked cancer deaths

By |November 18th, 2016|SBDN|

Alcohol-linked cancer deaths could reach 7,000 a year by 2035, study suggests Of those, 3,674 will be oesophageal cancer, 1,369 will be bowel cancer and 835 will be breast cancer. Around 135,000 people will die from cancer caused by alcoholover the next 20 years, costing the NHS £2 billion, figures show. Analysis from Cancer Research [...]

Tax the Can

By |November 16th, 2016|SBDN|

Children's Food Campaign Tax the Can supporter update - November 2016 We’ve currently got Big Soda on the back foot. More and more cities and countries across the globe are introducing sugary drinks taxes, and the pace of industry sugar reduction has been forced to quicken.  Read about the last month's progress; sign our thank [...]

GDC Announcement – Make your registration number available

By |November 8th, 2016|SBDN|

The GDC have announced that all registrants must either display their registration number or make it available if requested. How about a team board or perhaps a team portfolio?

North West DCP School – Hygiene and Therapy Qualification

By |November 4th, 2016|Blog, SBDN|

Are you interested in becoming a dental hygienist /therapist? Why not take a look at our website? www.mandcp.co.uk  The Greater Manchester School for Dental Care Professionals is based in Salford in Greater Manchester and provides an intensive full time, 27-month course that prepares candidates to take the Diplomas in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy of [...]