oral care

‘Ignorance takes toll on oral health’ (September 12 is World Oral Health Day)


September 12th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Dental health is an indicator of overall health. There are simple ways to maintain oral hygiene. Chewing sugar-free gum after a meal, for instance, can ... Read more...

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Permanent dental implants for toothless available (Lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 23 (IANS) Patients suffering from edentulism (missing all teeth in the jaw), on rise in India due to lack of hygiene and tobacco use, can now look forward ... Read more...

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Permanent dental implants for edentulism patients


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 23 (IANS) Patients suffering from edentulism (missing all tooth in the jaw) can now look forward to permanent dental implants which they do not have to rinse or ... Read more...

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GSK Healthcare aims at double-digit market share in oral care


May 14th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSKCH), which re-entered the Indian toothpaste market last year launching Sensodyne, hopes to increase its share to double-digits from the current 2 percent, ... Read more...

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Akshay to endorse anti-perspirant brand (With Image)


October 17th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Akshay Kumar has been named the brand ambassador of anti-perspirant Sure Men for his "active" and "energetic" lifestyle."When I was approached to endorse Sure ... Read more...

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‘40 pc Indians in metros suffer from tooth sensitivity’


July 3rd, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Two out of every five people living in the country's top six metros suffer from tooth sensitivity, a survey said Sunday.The survey, conducted by research ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent Indians suffer from tooth problems: Survey


November 27th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Over 50 percent of Indians suffer from tooth decay problems and nearly 77 percent have not visited the dentist in the past one year, a study revealed ... Read more...

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Pregnant mums’ oral care of utmost importance to baby too


November 24th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study has said that a pregnant woman's oral health can have a significant impact on the baby's health too.Pregnant women can experience gingivitis, pregnancy tumors, and ... Read more...

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Dabur Q2 net profit rises 15.3 percent (Lead)


October 27th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) India's fast moving consumer goods major Dabur India Wednesday reported a 15.3 percent rise in net profit at Rs.160.35 crore for the quarter ended Sep 30 ... Read more...

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Now Shah Rukh Khan endorses Pepsodent


May 19th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) After endorsing brands like Hyundai Santro, Linc pens, Navratna Oil and Tag Heuer, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will now endorse Apart from Pepsodent toothpaste. In the ... Read more...

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49 percent Indians do not use toothbrush: Survey


April 12th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Indians have "low level of awareness about the importance of oral health and hygiene" and nearly half of them do not use toothbrush and toothpaste, a survey ... Read more...

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Consumer goods market to double by 2012: Assocham


October 22nd, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Driven by growing consumption in rural and semi-urban areas, the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) market is set to double from $14.7 billion in 2008-09 to $30 ... Read more...

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600 dentists to feature in 24-hour oral care marathon


October 2nd, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Six hundred dentists from across the country will feature in a 24-hour oral care marathon here next week to offer free dental checks to Mumbaikars and create ... Read more...

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Jet launches Delhi-Hong Kong flight (Business Capsule-Two)


October 1st, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Private carrier Jet Airways Thursday launched its inaugural Delhi-Hong Kong flight. This is Jet Airways' second service to Hong Kong. The airline is currently operating a daily ... Read more...

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Sheila Dikshit flags off mobile dental vans


September 12th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Saturday flagged off a fleet of five mobile dental vans to mark World Oral Health Day and appealed to the people to ... Read more...

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Dentists laud US chewing gum maker’s healthcare initiative


September 9th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The Indian Dental Association (IDA) has lauded a leading US chewing gum maker's oral healthcare initiative in this country, saying it would bring on a common platform ... Read more...

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67 percent Indians have never visited a dentist: Survey


August 22nd, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Nearly 67 percent of Indians have never visited a dentist and around 87 percent does not believe in visiting one unless there is a problem, a nationwide ... Read more...

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Deepika Padukone to endorse chewing gum Orbit


March 17th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) After endorsing brands like Fiama Di Wills, Pepsi, Kingfisher Airlines and Tissot, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has now signed up as the brand ambassador of Wrigley's ... Read more...

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Kajol new brand ambassador of Anchor White toothpaste


March 5th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) After promoting Whirlpool appliances and Tata Indicom, now Bollywood's talented actress Kajol will now be the new brand ambassador of Anchor White toothpaste. Commenting on her new role, ... Read more...

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