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Scientists reaffirm the safety of water fluoridation

Friday, 22 August 2014, 1:23 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

The NZ Dental Association strongly supports the findings of the review of the scientific evidence into the health effects of water fluoridation. More >>

NZDA Inaugural Young Dentist Employment Fair – August 2014

Friday, 15 August 2014, 10:22 am | New Zealand Dental Association

The Young Dentist Employment Fair will take place on Friday 22nd August, 1 – 5pm, during the New Zealand Dental Association’s Annual Conference in Christchurch. This is the first event of its kind to be held within the profession and is proudly ... More >>

Rotorua public denied their say on better dental health

Friday, 1 August 2014, 12:35 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

The Rotorua District Council has reversed its decision of two weeks ago to have a referendum on community water fluoridation. Seven Councillors have forced a change of plan, effectively shutting out the citizens of Rotorua in a decision that would ... More >>

Major Study Demonstrates Oral Health Improvements

Thursday, 16 December 2010, 12:51 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

A landmark survey of New Zealand oral health clearly shows that Kiwi teeth have significantly improved over the past two decades. Dr David Crum, CEO of the New Zealand Dental Association, stated: “After decades of not having nationwide data on the oral health ... More >>

Launch Of Oral Health Month 2008

Wednesday, 6 August 2008, 5:05 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

The New Zealand Dental Association (NZDA) and Colgate have launched the fifth annual Oral Health Month, which aims to raise awareness of good oral hygiene amongst New Zealanders. More >>

Launch of Opononi School-Based Tooth Brushing

Thursday, 8 May 2008, 12:10 am | New Zealand Dental Association

Hokianga children will have the chance to brush up on their dental hygiene, thanks to a new school-based tooth brushing programme which will be launched on Monday. More >>

New Zealand dentist gains top spot

Tuesday, 30 October 2007, 3:45 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

The New Zealand Dental Association (NZDA) Executive Director, Dr David Crum, was elected to a top job within the FDI World Dental Federation, at the annual Congress held last week in Dubai. More >>

New product for teeth

Sunday, 19 August 2007, 12:49 am | New Zealand Dental Association

The best product in oral hygiene since the Invention of the Tooth brush is to be released to New Zealand dental professionals next week at the New Zealand Dental Association Conference in Dunedin. More >>

Chew Your Way to Healthy Teeth

Wednesday, 15 June 2005, 2:57 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

Sugarfree gum recognised as a valuable step in the dental health routine More >>

Smile! Give Your Face A Lift For Smile Week 2004

Wednesday, 5 May 2004, 2:45 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

Over one half of New Zealand five-year-old children living in poorer communities have dental decay, says New Zealand Dental Association executive director David Crum. More >>

Step Up Scholarships Welcomed By NZDA

Thursday, 14 August 2003, 5:35 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

The New Zealand Dental Association welcomes the Government’s initiative to award a number of tertiary scholarships in health. More >>

Dyson listens to dentists’ plea

Monday, 19 May 2003, 8:33 am | New Zealand Dental Association

Last year nearly 4,000 kiwi kids under the age of 18 were rushed to doctors and dentists because they had injured their mouths in sporting accidents. More >>

Let the Teeth Eat the Food

Monday, 5 May 2003, 10:17 am | New Zealand Dental Association

The New Zealand Dental Association urges parents to think about their childrens’ teeth during Well Child Week. “Far too many New Zealand mums and dads are not taking good care of their childrens’ oral health,” says NZDA Executive Director Dr David ... More >>

Pearly Whites Not White Enough For New Zealanders

Monday, 17 March 2003, 3:12 pm | New Zealand Dental Association

Dr David Crum, President of the New Zealand Dental Association, reports that increasing numbers of New Zealanders are seeking brighter smiles. “Tooth whitening is one of the most requested dental cosmetic procedures. New Zealanders are realising that ... More >>

Dentistry Graduates “Bitterly Disappointed”

Monday, 15 July 2002, 10:01 am | New Zealand Dental Association

The New Zealand Dental Association urges the Government to act swiftly and definitively to address the recommendation of Justice Goddard in favour of dental students and the University of Otago over the under--funding of dental education, and to end this ... More >>

 

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