10 Things Your Dentist Can See
10 Health Concerns Your Dentist Can Spot
By Charles W. Martin, DDS
There are many diseases that your dentist may spot the early symptoms of while you're in the chair - long before you notice any other symptoms. Here is a list of 10 diseases that may be spotted during a routine dental exam. The original list was compiled by the American Dental Association and Dr. Joseph Kravitz of the Center for Dental Health in Washington, D.C.
Cheddar and Sausage Quiche Vegetable-Stuffed Chayote Shrimp Scampi Pumpkin Spice Muffins Holiday Cookies Pan Fried Jerk Salmon with Tangy Apricot Sauce Inside-Out Turkey Sandwiches Spoon Bread with Canadian Bacon Low-Fat Croustades Meat Lovers Macaroni Pie
As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the benefits that made it cost-effective for me to go with the real healthcare (HSA) plan rather than the phony (HRA) plan is that my company is now covering "preventative" medicines at $0 copay. The formulary for these, as stated by CVS/Caremark (my pharmacy benefits provider), covers all test strips, lancets, and control solutions. I dutifully get my doctor to write up prescriptions for all of my testing needs, submit...