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Focus on oral health for the elderly

Oral health often has low priority in elderly care.  Oral health care for the elderly is of particular importance because it can affect overall health to a greater extent than in younger people. The Dental Wellness Trust is researching the dental needs of the elderly in care homes.  In August, we began to carry out [...]

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Making progress in Khayelitsha

Following a progress review in August, it is clear that the supervised tooth brushing programme is producing positive results.  All the children now understand why it is important to look after their teeth, and they are reminding their teachers when it is tooth brushing time!  Many children have also been telling their families at home [...]

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‘Brushing up on our oral health’

Have a look at this article which was recently featured in the Jewish News.    

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Congratulations Dr Linda Greenwall, Charity Entrepreneur!

We are excited to announce that Dental Wellness Trust Founder, Dr Linda Greenwall is a Finalist in the WIZO Commitment Awards.  The awards recognize outstanding commitment and passion for charitable causes.  A significant number of high caliber individuals were nominated for the Award.  Dr Linda Greenwall was nominated for the Charity Entrepreneur category, which recognizes [...]

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