Sixty seconds on . . . brushing teethBMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l4803 (Published 22 July 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l4803
- Elisabeth Mahase
- The BMJ
I brushed them this morning . . .
Well done, but the government is concerned that many children aren’t, which is leading to thousands of tooth extractions, sometimes even for those under 5 years old.1
Not another thing for GPs to do?
No, the government seems to be switching its focus for public health improvement to teachers. According to a report in the Sun,2 it might suggest toothbrushes and toothpaste are placed in …