7 months ago

More Americans seeking dental treatment at the ER

More Americans are turning to the emergency room for routine dental problems - a choice that often costs 10 times more than preventive care and offers far fewer treatment options than a dentist's office, according to an analysis of government data read more...

8 months ago

Americans go to Mexico for a cheaper perfect smile

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (Reuters) - It was fear of the hefty bill as much as fear of the drill that kept American musician Don Clay away from U.S. dental clinics for 30 years.

When a sorely infected tooth eventually drove him to the dentist read more...

8 months ago

Dental treatments - Live Well

This is aguide tothe main treatments carried out by dentists. Some arereadily availableon the NHS, while somemayonly be available on the NHS in certain circumstances.

As with glasses and prescription costs, you have to pay a contribution t read more...

8 months ago

The Future of Dentistry - ABC News

Dr. Timothy Rose is the current president of the American Dental Association, so he has plenty of ideas about what the future holds. A gum specialist in Appleton, Wisconsin, Rose has also served on that state's task force on the future of dentistr read more...

10 months ago

Tooth Decay | Tooth Decay in Children

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the recognized leader in children's oral health, today emphasized that the frequency and duration of oral exposure to foods and drinks with large amounts of sugar should be given the same conside read more...

10 months ago

Killer App: "48 Hours" investigates Nicole Lovell murder and smartphone stranger danger

Produced by Josh Yager

[This story first aired on Sept. 24, 2016. It was updated on June 3, 2017.]

BLACKSBURG, Va. -- "Every morning ... I come out here, sit with her for an hour," Tammy Weeks said while visiting her daughter's grav read more...