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National Smile Month is the UK’s largest oral health campaign and will run from 18th May to 18th June 2016.
We are proud to announce that Higher Lane Dental Practice has been awarded the 2015 Customer Service Award from WhatClinic.com.
Do you have a sweet tooth but daren’t indulge your cravings due to the fear of cavities or high blood sugar? Researchers in Singapore may have the answer!
Odontophobia is the fear of dentistry and receiving dental treatment.
Fear of the dentist is common. It is estimated that 75% or people experience some degree of dental fear, whilst 5-10% suffer from acute anxiety which can lead to severe panic attacks.
Palaeontologists from North America discovered the fossilised jaw bone of Labidosaurus hamatus, a one-metre long lipped lizard, which existed nearly 200 million years ago in the Permian period of the Palaeozoic era, and concluded that it is possibly the earliest discovered animal to have suffered from toothache.
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