Simplyhealth research suggests
Gen Z most self-conscious
Simplyhealth Consumer Oral Health Survey shows
According to Bupa
Both pre and post Brexit
To coincide with November's Mouth Cancer Action Month, Unum's managing director explores four ways that employees can combat oral cancer
Specialist dental clinic will provide referral network and support services for healthcare provider
A team of Bupa dentists and dental nurses from 8 different dental clinics across the UK went to Thessaloniki, Greece to provide free, emergency treatment to those in the refugee camp, as part of the Dentaid volunteer programme.
Simplyhealth and Denplan announced the merger of the two brands at a rebranding event in central London this week.
Bupa has completed its acquisition of Oasis Dental Care, becoming a major dental provider, adding over 2m dental patients and more than 400 clinics.
Denplan has completed its first two 50/50 dental partnerships with practices in South Yorkshire.
WideCells Group, which is innovating the growing stem cells industry through the delivery of a stem cell insurance plan, has appointed the Co-Founder of Denplan, Dr. Marilyn Orcharton, as Non-Executive Director to its Board.
Health Shield paid 486,595 claims in 2015, representing 97.0% of all claims submitted during the year.
Denplan has ‘strongly disagreed' with the Advertising Standard Agency's (ASA) decision that the insurer's recent ‘Doitforyourselfie' TV advert was misleading for viewers.
The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) has upheld complaints and prevented further broadcasts of a recent Denplan TV advert described as "misleading" by consumers who highlighted that cosmetic dentistry was not covered by the dental insurer.
Employees missing work due to oral health problems costs the UK economy an estimated £36.6 million each year, according to a The British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy.
With over 7300 cases of oral cancer diagnosed each year, it is clear that more needs to be done to educate people on the risks of poor oral health writes James Goolnik.
Cases of oral cancer are increasing and are now the tenth most common cancer in men according to new figures released by Cancer Research UK.
Denplan will be running a national TV advertising campaign throughout October connecting the importance of good oral health, visiting a dentist and the "selfie" phenomenon.
Unum's acquisition of National Dental Plan (NDP) has been given regulatory approval.
Denplan has warned that ‘hidden' sugar is making it hard for people to manage their sugar consumption, and encouraged people to go sugar-free for September.
Wesleyan has acquired DPAS, which provides practice-branded dental plans.
Unum has acquired National Dental Plan (NDP) from Capita plc, for £31.7m.
WHCA is now Orchard Healthcare, with a new website being launched along with the rebrand of the Worcester based cashplan provider.