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Evaluating oral care for hard-to-reach areas

This article considers the challenges all patients face when brushing and cleaning interdentally, as well exploring the limitations resulting from reduced dexterity, offering evidence-based solutions to help support their oral health.

Dentistry and the use of antibiotics

This article explores the latest evidence regarding antibiotic use and resistance, and offer practical ways to avoid patients’ requests for such prescriptions when their use is unnecessary.

Oral health and mental health

This article explores the measures dental health care professionals (DHCPs) may need to incorporate into their care, to ensure any special needs are met when dealing with patients with possible mental health issues.

Oral health, pregnancy and the first year

This article explores the oral health needs of pregnant women and how to raise patient awareness in that regard, as well as looking at the first year following the birth for both mother and child.