Association of Pharmacy
Technicians UK (APTUK)
The Professional Leadership Body for Pharmacy Technicians

Gum Disease

7 results found for: gum disease

Oral care

Maintaining a good oral care routine has multiple benefits and pharmacy teams can be on hand to advise customers.

Put a smile on your face

A considerable number of people don’t take good care of their teeth, putting them at risk of serious oral and general health problems.

Open wide...

The state of the nation’s teeth is nothing to smile about, with many people still not following basic oral hygiene advice.

Dental health

This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module focuses on dental health, including the causes and risks of decay. 

Oral health

This team training module focuses on oral health.

A golden opportunity

Public awareness of the important role that pharmacy teams can play in providing oral care is low. But plenty can be done to change this.

The root of the problem

Gum disease is common among adults, but it’s not widely known that it is associated with other serious health problems.



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