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UMMC School of Dentistry accepting applications for Dental Mission Week – WLBT

Dr. Smith said, “lot of decay, a lot of missing teeth. I think the status is that 55% of Mississippians have severe tooth loss, not all tooth loss, but severe enough that it affects their chewing which affects their overall health and there are so many links between oral health now and medical conditions.” "Dentistry|headache"… Read More »

Organ wait list shortcut: Patients accepting kidneys, hearts infected with hepatitis C

David Blackshear was born with only one kidney. But the 70-year-old Arizona man didn’t seriously worry about it until this summer, when it began to fail. His doctors told him he had a choice. He could start dialysis, and wait up to five years for an organ transplant. Or he could take a shortcut: He… Read More »