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The Dentist Isn’t SCARY

Six ways to prove this to your children


By Jessica Dietrich

he dentist’s office is a very scary place. That is, of course, if you’re led to believe it. As reported by, It has been estimated that 9 to 15 percent of Americans avoid seeing the dentist because of anxiety and fear. That’s about 30 million to 40 million people. In a survey by the British Dental Health Foundation, 36 percent of those who didn’t see a dentist regularly said that fear is the main reason. Healthy Living • 2016


Healthy Living: Top Dentists - Winter 2016  
Healthy Living: Top Dentists - Winter 2016