This is like one of my nightmares come to life...

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  1. koshergrl
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    I used to have the occasional "wake up with no teeth" nightmare..this is almost as bad...

    "A former dentist in Massachusetts has pleaded guilty to Medicaid fraud for using paper clips instead of stainless steel posts in root canals. "

    Dentist Accused Of Using Paper Clips In Root Canals « CBS Connecticut

    I have sunk roughly 10,000 dollars into my mouth over the last 5-6 years...CAN YOU IMAGINE?

    Sadly, I can...
     
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    what a money grubbing dirt bag
     
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    Yuck yuck yuck yuck.
     
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    The guy was just an example of people who put profit over people.
     
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    No, he's an example of a criminal who didn't give a shit about the people he was duping.
     
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    Same thing.
     
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    No, it's not.
     
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    How much could that have saved him?

    If he's doing that rest assured he's doing other, much worse things. Such as not autoclaving (sterilizing) his instruments between patients and using expired adhesive compounds, etc. I've had a few bad experiences with dentists and I've read and heard some real horror stories about them. This is just one more.

    While on the subject, one thing that annoys the hell out of me is a dentist who asks a question while his thumb is in your mouth. I've had several of them do that and I wonder if they do it on purpose.
     
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    Analyzing Nightmares and Bad Dreams...
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    New Canadian Study Analyzes Nightmares and Bad Dreams
    January 31st, 2014 ~ Waking up in the morning after having a bad dream at night might not be the best way to start the day, but, a terrifying nightmare can rock you awake from a sound sleep, leaving you scared and confused.
    Granny says take ya some Melatonin.
     
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    The poor dentists drill teeth for money and I usually hear about it from word of mouth. I can't mention a name because I don't want to be sued.
     
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