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#Dental Plan

# dental-plan - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

'We risk spreading the virus': Dentists call for cancellation of routine procedures and establishment of emergency dental hubs

Dentists are concerned that procedures which generate aerosol spray could be a risk.

# dental-plan - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Your PRSI gets you a free scale and polish and 300,000 availed of it so far this year

Half a million claims for dental scale and polish, free glasses and hearing aids have been made.

# dental-plan - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

To avoid 'traumatic' extractions, government set to expand dental care for kids under 6

Children receive free dental check ups in 2nd, 4th and 6th class but there has been huge cuts to those services.

# dental-plan - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

From The Daily Edge Poll: Have you ever had braces? Dental Plan This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever had braces?

Lisa needs braces.

# dental-plan - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Your PRSI will now let you get a free scale and polish

From today, workers are entitled to a full scale and polish, and if necessary, protracted periodontal treatment.

# dental-plan - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Poll: Do you put off going to the dentist longer than you should? Dental Plan This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you put off going to the dentist longer than you should?

A new report suggests that issues involving DIY dentistry in Ireland are on the rise.

# dental-plan - Friday 31 March, 2017

If you're self-employed your PRSI will now get you a free check-up at the dentist

For the first time, self-employed people can get free dental and optical exams through their PRSI contribution.

# dental-plan - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Lack of dental care sees nursing home patients needing up to 20 teeth extracted at once

One of country’s senior dentists reveals some nursing homes neglecting duty of care to elderly.

# dental-plan - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Poll: Have you visited the dentist in the last year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you visited the dentist in the last year?

Experts say you should go once a year, but it is a cause of anxiety for some people.

Scared of the dentist? It's in your genes

Around 15% of people describe themselves as being afraid of the dentist.

# dental-plan - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

British dentists aren't happy about a plan to check child migrants' ages by their teeth

The British Dental Association said Davies’ demands were “inappropriate and unethical”.

# dental-plan - Tuesday 11 October, 2016