• Tooth decay risk doubles in children exposed to second-hand smoke

    Exposure to second-hand smoke at four months of age is associated with an increased risk of tooth decay at age three years, concludes a study published recently in The British Medical Journal.

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  • Mouth cancer self-check from the Mouth Cancer Foundation

    The Mouth Cancer Foundation in the UK has come up with a simple head and neck cancer check that can be carried out by anyone at home, at any time, but ideally once per month.

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  • 10,000 children hospitalised every year for dental extractions under general anaesthetic

    Shocking new figures indicate that up to 10,000 children under the age of 15 are being hospitalised for dental extractions under general anaesthetic every year in Ireland.

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