Tag: Corporate dental benefits

Insuring Oral Health

The estimated cost of dental healthcare in the EU is €80 billion. In Ireland, 83% of dental costs are paid out of pocket and covered privately by the individual. To compound matters, costs throughout the COVID-19 pandemic have risen at dental practices. Apart from tooth loss and gum health, more than 120 diseases can be identified and diagnosed by markers present in the mouth, including coronary heart disease, diabetes and oral cancers, while loss of teeth can be linked to depression. This makes dental care a vital component of overall health and wellbeing.

Brushing up on your benefits

Oral diseases are among the most common diseases in the world. The Global Burden of Disease Study, 2016 estimated that oral diseases affected half of the world’s population (3.58 billion people). It also states that, ‘there is a direct correlation between dental health and overall health’.

Winning Smiles as DeCare Dental Wins Best Professional Service Award at 2016 Mayo Business Awards.

Mayo Business Awards

The 2016 Mayo Business Awards took place on Friday 4th November in the Twin Trees Hotel Ballina and was organised by the Mayo Chambers of Commerce. The prestigious Awards Ceremony is an opportunity for Mayo Businesses to be recognised for their dedication, investment, accomplishments and hard work across several award categories…