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Animal Update: Your Pet’s Dental Health

February is Dental Health Month. What should we know about our pet’s teeth?

01/14/2013

A doctor performs a dental exam at Children’s Hospital Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

HealthWatch: Parents Having Baby Teeth Pulled, Stored For Stem Cells

We’ve all heard stem cells hold great promise for curing disease. Now an easy new way to get stem cells has some people taking their children to the dentist to get their baby teeth pulled.

11/22/2011

Gorilla dentist

Bay Area Dentists Heal San Francisco Zoo Gorilla’s Tooth

Two Bay Area dentists came to the rescue of a gorilla with a toothache on Monday, San Francisco Zoo officials said.

07/13/2011

David Lee #10 of the Golden State Warriors holds his arm in pain against the New York Knicks during the game on November 10. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Tooth Lodged In Arm Sends Warriors’ Lee To Surgery

Golden State Warriors forward David Lee needs surgery after an infection developed in a cut on his left elbow.

CBS San Francisco–11/12/2010