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The price of no dental coverage

A growing number of people without dental insurance are resorting to emergency wards to get treatment. Some in their 20s are opting for dentures because of tooth decay and infection. Workers without benefits and seniors are the most likely to put off preventative dental care.

 

What price do you pay when there's no dental insurance?

 

Our guest for the hour is Dr. Hazel Stewart, Director of Dental and Oral Health Services for the City of Toronto.

 

Related link:

Uninsured dental patients end up in Ottawa emergency rooms, report says

 

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