Dental Care

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Facing Rising Dental Costs, Seniors Head To Mexico

About 60-percent of Americans have dental insurance coverage. But even so, the nation’s older population has been largely left behind. Nearly 70-percent of seniors are not insured.

08/09/2015

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Texans With Character: Dr. Amber Weems

A local dentist is going above and beyond to make sure that her patients are getting proper dental care, despite their financial situations.

04/05/2013

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North Texans Line Up For Free Dental Services

More than a hundred North Texans made their way to Southlake Friday morning… all in hopes of receiving free dental care.

CBSDFW.COM–02/08/2013

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Women In Their 40s More Likely To Have ‘Dental Fear’

According to a new study, women in their 40s are more likely to fear the dentist more than any other age group. The coordinator of the study said 40-percent of the western population is affected by dental fear.

03/14/2012

A client has her teeth whitened with light activated bleach. (credit: Sion Touhig/Getty Images)

New Teeth Whitening Products Can Even Help Wine Lovers

When it comes to a beautiful smile, bright is better. In addition to professional treatments, one dentist says there are a variety of at-home teeth whitening products that are also effective.

CBSDFW.COM–01/31/2011