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More children living in the slums of Buenos Aires will be provided with free dental care after international dental charity Dentaid made a grant to Todos Juntos Children’s Trust, a charity dedicated to improving oral health in the Argentinian capital. 
Dentaid’s first volunteering team has returned from the Greek island of Samos where they have been providing emergency dental treatment for refugees. 
 
Dentist Jane Lelean and dental nurse Claire Hooper spent a week in Samos treating people who were suffering terrible dental pain. The team was based in a temporary building in Samos Camp which is home to about 1,000 men of many different nationalities. Most of them have complex dental needs and have been living in pain for many months. Several are on liquid diets and can’t eat because their pain is so severe.