Improving oral health: community water fluoridation toolkit

Published 23 March 2016 Last updated 19 January 2021 + show all updates 19 January 2021 Updated toolkit. 18 June 2019 Added link to resources for dental teams and local authorities. 18 June 2019 Updated information on available water fluoridation resources. 23 March 2016 First published. Source link

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Speech: Oral statement on new COVID-19 regulations

Thank you very much Madam Deputy Speaker, I beg to move these regulations are approved.The new variant of the coronavirus, Madam Deputy Speaker, presents us with a renewed challenge here in Britain and around the world.And our strategy throughout has been to suppress the virus until a vaccine can make us safe. And while collectively, our efforts were working on the old variant, when faced with a new variant that is between 50 to 70% more transmissible, there has been no choice but to respond.And I understand that these regulations that we debate today have serious consequences and I regret the huge costs that they bring.But I know,…

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Statement to Parliament: Oral statement on review of coronavirus tiering restrictions in England

Thank you very much, Mr Speaker. Mr Speaker, as we enter the coldest months we must be vigilant and keep this virus under control.Yesterday, 25,161 cases were reported and there are 18,038 people in hospital with coronavirus in the UK.We must keep supressing this virus.And this isnt just a matter for government or for this house its a matter for every single person.And these are always the most difficult months for peoples health and for the NHS.And especially with the vaccine already here, we must be cautious as we accelerate the vaccine deployment as per the winter plan.Weve come so far, we mustnt blow it now.ReviewMr Speaker, when…

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Adult oral health in care homes: toolkit

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Statement to Parliament: Oral statement on coronavirus and the government’s plans for winter

Mr Speaker, with permission Id like to make a statement on coronavirus, and our plans to put us in the strongest possible position for this winter.Like many of our peers, we are continuing to see a concerning rise in cases - with 3,991 new cases recorded yesterday.And this week the number of patients in mechanical ventilator beds has risen above 100 for the first time since July.The battle against coronavirus is not over - and while we strain every sinew to spring free from its clutches, with winter on the horizon, we must prepare, bolster our defences and come together once again against this common foe.Local actionOne of…

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Pertussis oral fluid laboratory request form and instructions

Published 29 November 2013 Last updated 7 September 2020 + show all updates 7 September 2020Updated the lab request form, parent letter, instruction letter and how to take a swab pictogram. 24 July 2020Added new patient letter template and updated laboratory request form and instruction sheet for health protection teams. 3 May 2018Updated age groups in the for oral fluid testing form and instruction sheet. 20 October 2014The B.Pertussis antibodies in oral fluid form and Pertussis antibodies in oral fluid enhanced surveillance scheme instruction sheet have been updated. 29 November 2013First published. Source link

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Measles, mumps, rubella: oral fluid testing forms and instructions

Published 1 May 2014 Last updated 4 September 2020 + show all updates 4 September 2020Updated the how to take an oral fluid swab pictogram. 24 July 2020Added updated instruction sheet for health protection teams. 27 May 2020Added revised MMR oral fluid testing instruction sheet for health protection teams. 6 May 2020Updated how to take an oral fluid swab pictogram. 5 May 2020Added revised measles, mumps, rubella letter template for patients. 4 May 2020Added video on how to take an oral fluid swab. 20 April 2020Added updated: request form, patient template letter and instruction sheet. 15 January 2020Added updated laboratory request form and template letter for patients. 26 November…

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