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Sports Drinks Causing Serious Dental Problems For Young Athletes

All those sports drinks kids are downing to keep themselves hydrated are ruining their teeth. Dentists are seeing serious tooth and mouth problems at much younger ages

07/24/2014

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Regular Check-Ups Keep Old Dental Work From Aging

At 38 years old, dental patient Jery Lobrow’s teeth are showing signs of aging.

06/06/2014

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.

03/20/2014

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Is It Wise To Have Wisdom Teeth Pulled?

For years, conventional wisdom has suggested that wisdom teeth have to be removed. However, some experts say that no one should have their wisdom teeth pulled.

09/04/2013

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Angie’s List: Plan Ahead For Cost Of Braces

If you suspect that your child needs braces, prepare for spending thousands of dollars. However, Angie’s List has some tips for how you can plan ahead for the cost of braces.

05/30/2013

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Sidney Crosby Returns To Practice

For the first time since breaking his jaw in March, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby returned to practicing with the team Friday.

KDKA-TV–04/26/2013

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Family Looks For Answers After Local Man Dies During Dental Procedure In Calif.

It was hard enough for the family of Marek Lapinski last week when they learned the 24-year-old died unexpectedly while having his wisdom teeth removed in California.

04/01/2013

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Angie’s List: Tips To Prevent Dental Fears For Kids

According to the American Dental Association, 75 percent of people have a fear of the dentist, and 10 percent of those fears turn into phobias.

02/28/2013

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New Procedure Offers Implants Instead Of Dentures

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Are you constantly bothered by your dentures? Irritated because they don’t fit right or annoyed with how they look? There’s a new procedure being offered by local dentists and dental hygienist schools that […]

08/31/2012

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2 Charges Against Edgewood Dentist Dismissed

Two charges against a local dentist who was accused of doing drugs before going to work on patients have been dismissed.

04/05/2012

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DentalVibe Device Creating Buzz Among Dentists

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Few people would say they look forward to a trip to the dentist. In fact, millions of Americans admit to being afraid of going to the dentist. A study by the University […]

02/17/2011

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