Flossing May Not Prevent Cavities As Well As We ThoughtThis may be the news you’ve been waiting decades to hear - flossing doesn’t necessarily prevent gum disease or cavities.
Deaths At The Dentist Prompt Push For New Law In CaliforniaA bill making its way through California's legislature would require dentists to inform parents about the dangers of anesthesia in the wake of a toddler's death after a procedure at a Bay Area dentist.
Toddler Dies After Complications From East Bay Dental VisitA three-year-old girl has died after developing complications during a dental procedure in San Ramon over the weekend.
Saratoga Dentist Who Performed 18 Root Canals On Patient Accused Of FraudA Saratoga dentist who allegedly collected insurance for unneeded procedures on patients is facing more than two dozen charges, Santa Clara County prosecutors said Monday.
Yelp Users Attack Business Page Of Dentist Who Killed Beloved LionYelp is seeing a spike in traffic this week as users flock to the website to bash Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who became a social media target after he killed a beloved lion in Zimbabwe.
Mia Farrow Faces Backlash For Tweeting Out Lion Dentist's AddressHundreds protest lion killing at dentist office, some thanks to Mia Farrow...
Dentist Crafts Colorful Mouth Guard For Manny PacquiaoManny Pacquiao's dentist Ed de la Vega molded Pacquiao's mouth guard about six weeks ago to give the fighter time to acclimate to it.
Parents On Covered California Insurance Exchange Unable To Get Dentists For KidsPediatric dental care is supposed to be included in all policies sold on California’s Health Insurance exchange, but some parents say just because it’s included doesn’t mean it’s actually possible to get an appointment with a dentist who’ll treat kids.
UCSF Dental Student Found Dead In Albany ApartmentAn Albany woman found dead in an apparent homicide in her apartment on Monday has been identified as a University of California at San Francisco dental school student.
Therapy Dog Puts Patients At Ease In Sunnyvale Dental OfficeA Sunnyvale dental office is using a therapy dog to ease the anxiety of patients who fear the dentist's drill.
Daly City Dentist Accused Of Conspiring With Leland Yee To Traffic Firearms DiesA Daly City dentist accused of participating in a conspiracy with indicted state Sen. Leland Yee to import illegal weapons from the Philippines died early Tuesday, his attorney said Wednesday.
Mobile Dentist's Office Keeping Bay Area Tech Workers' Teeth Clean Bay Area tech companies offer perks like free lunches, on site dry cleaning and car washes as incentives to keep up employee productivity, and now they're bringing the dentist to the office.
Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.
Thieves Smashing Up Vallejo Dental Offices To Steal Laughing GasVallejo Dental Offices have been targeted in recent weeks by a series of smash-and-grab crimes targeting tanks of nitrous oxide.
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