MA Senate Restores Coverage for Dental Fillings for Adults
posted: Jun. 10, 2013.Finally some good news! The Massachusetts Senate restored coverage for dental fillings for MassHealth members. The issue is before the conference committee. Hopefully, it will pass this final hurdle as Read more
New York Times Article on Medicaid Cuts
posted: Sep. 04, 2012.A great article on the nationwide Medicaid cuts in dental coverage for adults in the New York Times. One piece of good news - starting in January, Massachusetts Medicaid will Read more
What is Pericoronitis?
posted: Jul. 10, 2012.My husband recently suffered from pericoronitis. Pericoronitis is a dental disorder in which the gum tissue around the molar teeth becomes swollen and infected. This disorder usually occurs as a Read more
Whitening Toothpastes - How Good Are They?
posted: Feb. 03, 2011.Most of the teeth whitening toothpastes work through the action of mild abrasives. All toothpastes contain a little abrasive material to improve their cleaning action. Whitening toothpastes contain additional polishing Read more
Which is the Right Whitening Option?
posted: Jan. 20, 2011.Your smile is the first thing that other people notice about you. Whitening your teeth adds confidence to your smile - as your grand mother used to say, it all Read more
Lack of Dental Care is Costing a Bundle
posted: Oct. 02, 2010.A recent article in The Fiscal Times can be added to the long list of evidence that decreasing access to dental care only drives up costs in the long run: When Read more