Hi there and welcome to the newest version of Phrase of Mouth – the Oral Well being Basis’s digital journal.

Earlier this month, Liz Truss was named the brand new Prime Minister for the UK and it’s truthful to say, she’s obtained her work minimize out for her.  With many individuals unable to entry NHS dental care, and an NHS Dental Contract at a disaster level, we’ve highlighted 5 important insurance policies that want her pressing consideration.  

Within the challenge, we’re additionally elevating considerations in regards to the affect which the price of residing is having on the nation’s oral well being – together with many who’re being compelled into making sacrifices that might put the well being of their mouth in danger.

We’re additionally giving loads of recommendation in relation to oral well being and psychological well being, together with the affect that having Alzheimer’s illness can have on self-care.  Equally, we’re additionally utilizing this challenge to name for extra oral well being data for the visually impaired.

Lastly, supporting Recycle Week 2022, our workforce offers some prime ideas for recycling and reusing previous oral care merchandise.

We hope you get pleasure from this version of Phrase of Mouth and we’ll be again once more in November for a particular challenge on Mouth Most cancers Motion Month. 

Learn: Word of Mouth: September 2022

If you would like to receive Word of Mouth each month by e mail then please click on right here to be added to our subscription list.

Take a look at our final points: