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    Some 70 years since Nye Bevan introduced accessible, free healthcare for all the advances in science and medicine means that the original principles on why the NHS was established are not necessarily in line with how modern medicine has evolved. The rise in cosmetic and aesthetic treatments demonstrates the blurred lines between medical treatments and cosmetic treatments and where it is becoming increasingly more difficult to know where the line should be drawn as to what is covered under NHS provisions, and what is not. In some areas of healthcare, such as dentistry, we already pay a share toward our […]
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    The term dental veneers refers to customised shells that cover the natural tooth, made from either composite resin or porcelain, that improve the overall visual appearance of the teeth. Veneers are an excellent treatment plan for patients who are suffering from misshapen, chipped or stained teeth, as the general purpose of veneers is for cosmetic purposes. In more extreme cases dental veneers can be used as part of an overall dental makeover, to provide the finished, picture perfect results. Porcelain vs Composite The first consideration when looking into dental veneers is whether to opt for porcelain or composite resin veneers. […]
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