Navigation Links
Scots Do Not Have Access To Proper Dental Care

An investigation conducted by the Scotsman has revealed that as many as 250,000 Scots are unable to access emergency dental care, particularly during weekends. // The Scottish Executive's Health Department had drawn up an emergency care plan which is yet to be implemented by the NHS. As much as £1.5 million has been allocated for this. The situation is reported to particularly bad in the country’s highlands, with 10% of the population having to wait for a period of four years for consulting a National Health dentist. As many as 33% of Scots do not have a registration with a dentist.

An emergency service is planned to be introduced by the Highland and Lanarkshire NHS boards in 2006. The emergency service at Lanarkshire is expected to have 24 help lines. The consumer pressure groups however contend that the delay is altogether unacceptable, and the matter needs to be taken far more seriously. Many dentists in Scotland went in for private practice due to the under-funding of the NHS. Now emergency treatment is available only at the four important cities of Scotland. The Scottish Executive has plans to modernize about 30 dental practices in addition to setting up several ‘treat and teach centers’.

New training centers are also planned for places like Coatbridge, Dumfries, and Perth. An out-of-hours dental care clinic has been established by the Lanarkshire dentists who had grown tired of waiting for the NHS to take the initiative. The dental health of the people in Lanarkshire is reputed to be extremely poor.

'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Scots Had The Lowest Life Expectancy In UK
2. Snap Shot of the Drinking Habits of the Scots and Its Associated Memory Loss
3. Scots Put on Alert as Diabetes Cases Rise
4. Scots expected to be around longer
5. Scots Demand Best Quality Treatment For COPD As Christmas Gift
6. Health Canada Gave Access To Unapproved Drugs To AIDS/HIV Patients.
7. Children In Scotland Denied Access To Dental Care
8. Speedier Access To Advances In Breast Cancer Sought For Patients
9. Patients Have Right To Access Medical Case Papers: Bombay High Court
10. AIDS Deaths On The Rise Due To Low Access To Antiretroviral Treatment
11. Easy Access To Healthcare Services Essential For Better Survival Rates
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Scots Not Have Access Proper Dental Care

(Date:3/28/2015)... Andrew Hawley of Vintage Rock Posters Inc., ... posters. The Who and the Doors played together at the ... According to Hawley, “The Who toured the United States heavily ... campuses. Perhaps the most famous Who poster was a poster ... Doors on August 2, 1968 at the Singer Bowl in ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Healthpointe’s otolaryngologists, medical practitioners who attend ... disorders, are now offering a wide variety of treatments ... characterized by the presence of phantom sounds or ringing ... is a prevalent symptom that can arise due to ... tinnitus can impede a person’s quality of life. , ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... 28, 2015 ARDX will sponsor the 7th ... -3pm at the Chesapeake Conference Center in Chesapeake, Virginia. ... empowering event for women in the Hampton Roads region. ... of Women’s Lives. Women grow stronger through sharing their ... This year the WWC™ theme is T-talk where we ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... Ontario (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 LTW ... have agreed to collaborate for the purpose of addressing ... technology venture will pursue its own opportunities to grow ... are part of LTW Cyber. , Ventures in LTW ... firmware, and complemented by offerings identifying vulnerabilities and analyzing ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015 In her mid-forties and with a ... working, Monica K. arrived at JET Uniform & Supply ... defensive and scared. The owners and staff at JET, which ... (EPSS) to offer jobs to challenged residents like Monica, were ... willingness to begin with the end in mind,” says Stephen ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Avid Collector from Vintage Rock Posters, Inc. Announces His Search For Original 1960's Who Psychedelic Concert Posters. 2Health News:Healthpointe now Offering Tinnitus Treatments in Clinics throughout Southern California 2Health News:Canadian Cybersecurity Ventures Globalize as a Collective 2Health News:Canadian Cybersecurity Ventures Globalize as a Collective 3Health News:Red Deer Uniforms Shop Celebrates 3rd Year Sewing Hope for the Challenged 2Health News:Red Deer Uniforms Shop Celebrates 3rd Year Sewing Hope for the Challenged 3
... -- A little-known morphinelike drug is potentially more ... constipation than standard morphine, a study led by ... The drug, morphine-6-0-sulfate, has a similar chemical ... and colleagues reported that a study they performed ...
... (January 4, 2011) -- Cumbersome glaucoma tests requiring a ... to a home test developed by an engineer at ... involving a system of micro-force sensors, specially designed microchips, ... at the UA College of Engineering. The easy-to-use probe ...
... WA, have found that clinical decision support systems can ... (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, according to ... Journal of the American College of Radiology ( ... point-of-order decision aids, usually through computer order entry systems, ...
... frequently use portable media (CDs, DVDs) to review patient ... resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) scans, but ... media exist, according to a study in the January ... of Radiology ( www.jacr.org ). "Because of ...
... SEVERE ASTHMA ... effective an add-on treatment to corticosteroids for moderate to severe ... Chile performed a meta-analysis on eight trials where 1,883 patients ... of the steroid reduction phase, patients taking omalizumab were more ...
... News) -- Post-traumatic stress disorder may have long-term effects ... -- while those who suffer from concussions and mild ... the long haul, a new study suggests. ... Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom since 2001," according ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Experimental drug more potent, longer lasting than morphine 2Health News:New glaucoma test allows earlier, more accurate detection 2Health News:Study finds problems with reviewing medical images from portable media 2Health News:News briefs from the January issue of Chest 2Health News:Soldiers' PTSD Tied to Lasting Psychosocial Effects 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... March 27, 2015 Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZMH) ... ® Complete Knee System. ... th year since Zimmer first introduced the NexGen knee ... date, more than five million implantations of the NexGen knee ... the NexGen knee demonstrates the importance of design innovation and ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... Report Details  New study shows ... What does the future hold for top companies ... new report shows you potential revenues to 2025, assessing ... 242-page report provides 185 tables, charts, and graphs. Discover ... future market prospects. Our new study lets you assess ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015 The International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) – ... working toward prevention and a cure – today commended ... federal resolution (H. Res. 174) that supports the designation ... Myeloma Awareness Month." Currently there are more ... than 110,000 new cases are diagnosed yearly, according to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Zimmer Celebrates Key Milestones For NexGen Complete Knee System 2Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 2Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 3Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 4Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 5Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 6Pharma Leader Series: Top 25 Ophthalmic Drug Manufacturers 2015-2025 7The International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) Secures the Introduction of a Federal Resolution Recognizing March 2015 as "National Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month" 2
... WASHINGTON, Sept. 1, 2011 Lung Cancer ... approval of Xalkori (crizotinib) with non-small cell lung cancer ... based on data from two clinical trials, both of ... Xalkori targets the echinoderm microtubule-associated protein-like 4-anaplastic ...
... Sept. 1, 2011 Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ... is proud to host its second annual Infusion Site ... highlight the importance of proper infusion site management for ... 1 diabetes who use an insulin pump. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Drug Approved for Treatment of Non Small Cell Lung Cancer in Specific Patient Population 2Roche Diabetes Care Celebrates Second Annual Infusion Site Awareness Week, Aug. 29-Sept. 4 2Roche Diabetes Care Celebrates Second Annual Infusion Site Awareness Week, Aug. 29-Sept. 4 3
Lorgnette pinhole occluder...
9 inch double ended with one end black and the other end with 49 holes...
6 inch hand held occlcuder with 49 holes...
Double Ended Occluders...
Medicine Products: