Search in:
Use the search below to find a dentist anywhere in the world!
Filter by category:
Filter by country:
Filter by type of treatment:
  • We Recommend We Recommend
    dental clinics, dental offices, dental hygienist
    We Recommend
    GO to Dental Clinic
  • Dental Services Dental Services
    find dental services and more
    Dental Services
    GO to Dental Service
  • Medical News Medical News
    read about dentistry, dental implants, cosmetic dentistry
    Medical News Le cisti
    Le cisti sono strutture cave patologiche che possono aumentare di dimensioni....Le cisti sono strutture cave patologiche che possono aumentare di dimensioni, contengono...
    GO to Medical News
  • Medical Dictionary Medical Dictionary
    quick access to medical terms
    Medical Dictionary Y chromosome sex-determining region
    The region on the Y chromosome that decides the sex of the individual. Abbreviated SRY. SRY is necessary for male determination. It encodes the testis-determining factor. Mutations in SRY are...
    GO to Dictionary
  • Dental Products Dental Products
    medical equipment, dental supplies, dental equipment
    Dental Products
    GO to Dental Product
  • Case Studies Case Studies
    case study examples, medical case studies, dental case study
    Case Studies What is a dental implant
    A dental implant is used to replace missing teeth. The design of a dental implant is based on the design of a natural tooth. A natural tooth is one piece commonly described as having two main...
    GO to Case Studies
  • Dental Forum Dental Forum
    dentist forums, dental fear forum, dental phobia forum and more
    Dental Forum Treatment of Orofacial Pain
    Topics of discussion about Treatment of Orofacial Pain
    GO to Dental Forum
Join our newsletter!
 newsletter Join our newsletter! Subscribe arr
» Mammogram - A Mammogram is an X-ray of the breast that is[...]
» Tache noire - Black spot (in French), a small ulcer covered[...]

» Causes, Treatment and Prevention of Early Childhood Caries - System
   Topics of discussion about Causes,[...]

» Newcomer to the site - SimonJoseph
   Greeting to all, I am new here. My[...]

British Dental Trade Association to donate up to £10,000 to dental charities

Reset Decrease Increase
British Dental Trade Association to donate up to £10,000 to dental charities
The organisers of the UK’s largest dental exhibition, the BDTA (British Dental Trade Association) Dental Showcase, hope to raise funds of up to £10,000 for three dental charities as part of their new e-ticketing system. The money will go to Dentaid, Bridge2Aid and the British Dental Health Foundation.

With the theme “a voyage of discovery”, the 2012 Dental Showcase will take place in London from 4 to 6 October. The UK’s largest dental exhibition looks set to attract more than 320 exhibitors this year.

Delegates are invited to vote for their favourite dental charity when they register for their exhibition e-ticket. “When online registrations reach 20,000, we will donate £5,000, shared out between the charities in accordance with your votes. When registrations reach 25,000 we will add another £5,000 to be shared between them in the same way,” the BDTA stated in a press release.

“We are delighted to be chosen as one of the charities being supported by BDTA Dental Showcase,” said Dr Nigel Carter OBE, Chief Executive of the British Dental Health Foundation. “The foundation continues to do outstanding work in raising the awareness of oral health and any donations made, no matter how big or small, make such a huge difference.”

According to Carter, regular donations are a vital part of fundraising efforts, particularly in the foundation’s work to highlight the dangers of mouth cancer, which is now diagnosed in 6,000 people in the UK every year. “It is important that we continue to raise awareness of the early warning signs of the disease, as well as the risk factors—to be able to do this, continued support and generous donations are vital. I speak on behalf of the foundation when I say an enormous thank you to the BDTA and to all those in the community who will vote for us in the coming weeks,” Carter said.



This article has been read by 1002 visitors.
Comments - Add your comment!
* - Required fields
Choose avatar: *    
Name *
Email * Will not be displayed
Comment *
2000 characters remaining
Security check
Enter the code below in the field next to it:
*This code help us prevent automated requests.

We welcome both positive and negative comments.
Do not include:
- Email addresses, phone numbers or other personal information that belong to you or to other people;
- Personal Ads;
- References to other comments or users who have posted comments;
- Obscene or offensive words.
Choose avatar: