Half the children have cavities.
Dental pain is the leading cause of missed school.
There’s a black market for bootleg dentures.
DIY extractions with pliers and peroxide. Few dentists.
Bush reduced Medicaid dental payments to 1/2 reimbursement.
West Virginia is worse. [revealing story at nytimes]
Celebrities are toothless.
Politicians are toothless.
Civilization is toothless.