2 months ago

Death, Greed at the Dentist: American Children at Risk

American children are being put at risk by inadequately trained dentists who often seek to enhance profits by sedating their young patients for even routine tooth cleaning and cavity treatments, an ABC News investigation has found.

In many

2 months ago

Dental sealants for kids: What parents need to know to protect their children's teeth


2 months ago

Dentists' controversial restraint for kids sparks debate in dental industry

BOSTON -- Some parents claim their kids were tortured and traumatized during a trip to the dentist, and they blame a controversial restraint device, CBS Boston station WBZ-TV reports.

It has created a debate in the dental industry about the read more...

7 months ago

Acetaminophen eases post-wisdom tooth removal pain

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Paracetamol (Panadol) , the pain killer known as acetaminophen in the U.S. and sold under the trade names Tylenol in the US and Panadol in the UK, is an effective treatment for the pain following wisdom tooth extraction read more...

8 months ago

Losing my wisdom (teeth) The Chart

By Saundra Young

CNN Medical Senior Producer

I was expecting pain. I had heard the stories - as friends, family and colleagues began weighing in, it seemed everybody had one and couldn't wait to share it with me! The thing i read more...

9 months ago

Dr. Joseph Murray of J D Murray DDS & Associates Receives Top Reviews as East Point, GA Dentist

With an estimated one in seven U.S. adults experiencing fear or anxiety about the dental care, it can be difficult for dentists to encourage regular treatment that is vital for overall health. Dr. Joseph Murray of J D Murray DDS & Associates has r read more...