• Nearly a quarter of children starting primary school have tooth decay

    Nearly a quarter of children starting primary school have tooth decay0

    More than 160,000 children starting primary school in England have decayed teeth, according to a new report. Figures from Public Health England show that 23.3% of five-year-olds have dental decay. PHE’s National Dental Epidemiology Programme for England shows that, while there have been marked improvements in the proportion of youngsters who show signs of dental

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  • Running brings happiness, study finds

    Running brings happiness, study finds0

    Regular running makes people happier and more confident in everyday life, according to research. Academics said a survey of 8,000 runners found they enjoyed a sense of satisfaction and achievement, with social networks such as parkrun and Strava adding a sense of community. The vast majority of those surveyed – 89% – said running regularly

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