Boy Fakes Own Kidnap To Avoid Seeing Dentist

The dental-drama began late May after he was found by police hiding in a small village, France24 report. When questioned by officers, the boy claimed to have escaped an abduction attempt from nearby town Bagnols. Lying to the Police, the little boy made up stories and invented a scar-faced villain who lured him to his car for directions as he was heading to his dentist appointment. Thats when, without warning, the man pulled him into his car and took off.
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Boy Fakes Own Kidnapping to Avoid Going to the Dentist : People.com

After a month of searching for their man to no avail, police went back to the source. They examined security-camera footage from that fateful day in Bagnols and found no hint of the scarred man in the black shirt and light jeans, and no sign of his vehicle, which the boy had so dramatically described. They decided to interview the boy again. In the face of newly skeptical police questioners, the boy recanted everything. There never was a scar-faced man, and there never was a kidnapping. He had made it all up.
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9 Dentist-Themed Twitter Stories to Sink Your Teeth Into

Its time to get back to the basics of what built the practice in the first place, and thats focusing on the hygiene exam. Take time to discuss any unfinished treatment. Case acceptance is higher with your existing hygiene patients. Patients already have confidence in the doctor and practice. I also suggest scheduling a more comprehensive exam every three to five years to reestablish baseline and take full mouth X-rays. It is important for the hygienist to do a briefing with the doctor to build value in the appointment.
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This new technology may put an end to drilling at the dentist’s office – The Washington Post

With flavored tooth paste, whirring power tools and laughing gas, it would be hard not to have a memorable tale from the dentist’s chair. In this month’s MashableReads book selection, Joshua Ferris’ To Rise Again at a Decent Hour , readers follow Paul O’Rourke, a dentist who has his identity stolen. As Paul grapples with social media and struggles to reclaim his online identity, he quickly begins to lose touch with reality and his dentist practice. See also: 10 Twitter Stories With Plot Twists You Won’t See Coming Inspired by Paul’s dentist stories, we asked readers to submit their own dentist-themed tales for our MashableReads Twitter short-story challenge. Submissions were both terrifying and hilarious, as readers explored everything from what it’s like for a clown to go to the dentist to the horrors of anesthesia. Check out some of our favorites, below: Winners Gumbo the clown understood the irony of laughing gas being prepared but if his dentist wanted chuckles he had big shoes to fill.
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Thursday Troubleshooter: How can hygienist get dentist on board for hygiene exams? – DentistryIQ

Using the electrical method, we can achieve remineralization that would have taken weeks and we can do it an order of magnitude faster and better, he said. These 3D images show a tooth decay lesion inside the tooth decreasing in size and volume (Left to Right) after treatment with the Electrically Accelerated and Enhanced Remineralization procedure. (courtesy Nigel Pitts/Kings College London) The World Health Organization estimates that 60-90 percent of schoolchildren and nearly 100 percent of adults worldwide have dental cavities. Now it appears that technology might be close to meeting the growing demand for pain-free, effective solutions to cavities that dont discourage people from coming back to the dentists office for other serious problems such as gum disease.
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Halloween Buy-back Program Aims To Cut Down On Cavities, Help Troops Overseas | Fox News

Kids receive $1 for every pound of candy they turn in, and the sweets collected are shipped by Operation Gratitude to troops serving overseas. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT Founder Dr. Chris Kammer of Lifetime Family Dentistry in Middleton, Wisconsin, started the program in 2005 as a way to get candy off the streets, according to the events website. Ditch the candy, thats what were saying.
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Kids trade candy for an even sweeter treat

Last night little ghosts and witches returned home with more candy than they could possibly eat. Now, there is a way that they can get cash for all of that candy. Lisa Henson is a dentist at Regis Court Dental and has been seeing the same thing year after year. Basically kids come and they have been trick or treating all night last night and they decide they have way too much candy, parents are actually deciding that part I think, says Henson. Henson says families have enough candy to last a year, which can lead to a parents worst nightmare cavities. Regis Court Dental adapted the idea of swapping candy for cash 5 years ago.
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A real treat: Sunridge hosts family fair – Mohave Daily News: News

Van Winkle had argued there was insufficient evidence to convict him. Authorities say Van Winkle broke into the home of one of his patients and waited for her with a pistol. They say he bound her hands and threatened her before she escaped to a neighbor’s house. Information from: Southwest Times Record, http://www.swtimes.com/ Copyright 2014 The Associated Press.
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Appeal rejected in Arkansas dentist attack case – KATV – Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports

The free Halloween fair, hosted by Sunridge Village Assisted Living Community, offered trick or treating, games and activities for the children and information and giveaways from more than 30 organizations and businesses for the adults. Its our opportunity to give back to the community, said Sunridge Village Director of Community Outreach Kim Cool. We have the space available to allow a safe trick or treat experience, and everyone looks forward to seeing the kids having fun. It was standing room only as children trick or treated their way through the common rooms of Sunridge Village, stopping to play a game, make a card, get their face painted or to have their photo taken in a suitably spooky photo booth. Outdoor fun included more opportunities to trick or treat, a hay bale maze and a bounce house.
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Agoura Hills Dentist, Dr. Amir Choroomi, Is Now Making Tooth Replacement More Affordable With A Promotion On Dental Implants – Yahoo Finance

This is one reason why college towns or cities with a heavy academic presence rate so high for well-being. Companies that offer employees the opportunity to learn new and interesting things each day can increase their workers’ willingness to embrace healthier lifestyles. Provide easy access to fresh fruits and vegetables. Eating fruits and vegetables is widely understood to be a healthy choice and is associated with both low obesity and low smoking rates — and businesses can capitalize on this by making them easily available. Cities with high well-being often have farmers markets that are readily accessible to the public, grocery stores that prioritize high-quality produce, and restaurants that default to fruits or vegetables instead of fries with their entrees.
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Desoto Times Tribune > News > Local > Humanitarian Rick Free dies

Amir Choroomi, Expert in Dental Implants Agoura Hills A top Agoura Hills dentist, Dr. Amir Choroomi takes the time to understand his patients’ needs and concerns. He offers personalized care with a focus on excellence. Dr. Choroomi is a graduate of the world-renowned Arthur A.
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A memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Tuesday at Southpoint Church, 2010 Stateline Road, in Southaven. The body will be cremated. It was several months ago that Free was flown out of the Central American country of Honduras on a mercy medical flight after contracting an intestinal problem. Active in the Southaven Rotary Club, which raised more than $25,000 to bring Free home from Honduras, he was well-known for his charitable and missionary work. “Rick was a man who was devoted as a servant and a man of service,” District 6800 Rotary District Governor Bob Bickley said Friday.
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Ormie King: Swartz Family Has Made A Big Impact

Chief U.S. Deputy Marshal Brenda Mikelson had previously said, about the auction, Its going to be a very interesting sale. It turns out that she was wrong. It wasnt the least bit interesting. Browns dental office property likewise received no interest even though it is located in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and this is the most important part is booby-trap free. If the properties ever do sell, the proceeds would first be used to pay back property taxes. The Browns still owe federal income taxes, too.
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Investment Opportunity: Possibly Booby-Trapped Property Remains Unsold – Forbes

Next is Nell Hennessy, a CEO of Fiduciary Counselors in Washington, D.C.; she was born in 1949 and passed on in 2011. Next is Barbara Sommers Moore, a retired Colonel of the U.S. Army in Glenville. Next is Paula (Klonowski) Lyon, who is retired in Webster.
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To Your Good Health: Is Prostate to Blame For Slow-to-Empty Bladder? | Valley News

Light Today at 12:58AM Barbara Stevens, of Piermont, finishes giving the family truck a good cleaning earlier this month. Stevens washed the seats, floor mats and the rest of the pickup’s interior. Valley News — Jennifer Today at 12:58AM Corinth — The tradition of Old Home Day celebrations in New England dates back just before the turn of the 20th century, when local leaders were soliciting the return of former residents who had abandoned Today at 12:58AM Lebanon — Tax collectors in every state except Alaska scoop up a portion of the revenue that hospitals and other providers collect in exchange for caring for patients. Hospitals generally aren’t big Today at 12:58AM Enfield, N.H. — Henry C. Cross passed away in the comfort of his home on Tuesday, Aug.
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Rays’ Zobrist Slept Through False Trade Report – Yahoo Sports

Send Thanks! A link has been sent. Done Rays’ Zobrist slept through false trade report By DICK SCANLON (Associated Press) 3 hours ago Content preferences Done ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — – Ben Zobrist of the Tampa Bay Rays slept right through Thursday’s rumor that he had been traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates . ”I was napping, to be honest,” Zobrist said Friday of a fake tweet that had briefly turned into television news the previous day.
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Syrian refugee women face sexual exploitation – Yahoo News

Umm Jamil, a 44-year-old widow living in the northern Lebanese village of Halba, said she was falsely accused of prostitution when police confused her for another woman they were searching for. She was arrested but quickly released without charge. But she said the humiliation gives her constant nightmares. “I was dragged like a criminal, like a woman who is ” she burst into tears before finishing her sentence. Samar, the 38-year-old woman living in another northern Lebanese town, described her ordeals with the series of men who paid her rent.
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Albuquerque Pediatric Dental Office Excels at Creating a Dental Home for Kids

To combat this growing problem, the AAPD recommends an increased focus on creating dental homes for kids. These places mix fun, safety, education, and oral health maintenance into an experience kids can look forward to. The result is a child patient who values oral health and knows how to avoid the habits that lead to dental caries. One of the best examples of a dental home is Duke City Pediatric Dentistry in Albuquerque NM. Headed by Dr. Tamera Coffman, this dental practice optimizes oral health care by focusing on education, prevention, and repetition.
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Teamsmile – Brushing With The Saints | Wgno

Everybodys on the same team here..the team they call. SHOW ME YOUR SMILE..{giggles} TeamSmile. THEY HAVE TO GET USED TO SMILING AFTER ALL THOSE TOUCHDOWNS.exactly, not have a pretty smile when Drew throws to Marques Colston.what more can you ask for? DO YOU TAKE CARE OF YOUR TEETH? sometimes.kinda.
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Dentist’s dog delights patients in Dearborn – News – Press and Guide

She found a dentist on the East Coast who uses a dog in his dental office, and talked to another dentist from New York who does the same for his practice as a pedodontist. He said a lot of the parents have told him they wish there was a comfort dog at their own dentist, Elford said. Continued… See Full Story As a next step, Elford brought Farley to the office on a trial basis only when she knew she was having some time-tested patients coming in for exams. What likely helps is that Farley originally trained to be a leader dog to work with the blind. He completed that training, but didnt make the final cut as a service dog.
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Black-Eyed Susan Acoustic Cafe’ still a labor of love – Olean Times Herald: News – Black-Eyed Susan Acoustic Cafe’ still a labor of love: News

You may not know the genre, you may not know the name of the performer you may not have even heard of the instrument hes performing on. But you can be sure the music is going to be extraordinary; youre going to hear really top-quality musicianship. Weve had a cappella ensembles. Weve had young people in their first public performance. Weve had gypsy music, world music. Jose Gomez is scheduled to lead a piano singalong, taking requests, Friday night beginning at 6:30 p.m. Meanwhile, Miche Fambro, who plays jazz, swing and pop, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
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West Hollywood Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Poneh Ghasri, Now Offers Complimentary Consultations for Invisalign

She offers not only Invisalign but other cosmetic treatments as well, including teeth whitening , dental bonding, tooth-colored dental fillings, porcelain inlays and onlays, porcelain crowns, porcelain veneers and Lumineers. About Dr. Ghasri, Expert in Invisalign Hollywood Dr. Poneh Ghasri, West Hollywood veneers expert, is passionate about providing her patients with top-quality dental care. She uses safe, effective, proven methods and the most advanced techniques available to ensure their dental health and the best results possible.
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Aging And Your Dental Health | Khon2

What can you do to take care of your oral health? Brush up on oral hygiene with dentist Angela M.A. Chin, active staff at The Queens Medical Center, on this segment of Ask A Specialist on Wake Up 2day.
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Good Samaritan health clinic now offers dental care | TuscaloosaNews.com

Pre-dental students from the University of Alabama are also using the dental suite to learn more about their planned profession, Kimbrell said.

This is what makes Tuscaloosa a wonderful place to live, Kimbrell said. Volunteers who are so kind-hearted, and companies who help buy the supplies. It helps make Tuscaloosa great.

Good Samaritan still needs more volunteers from the dental community to help offer free dental care to as many people as possible.

We feel like if we can just have a roster of dentists who will work once or twice a year, even on Fridays, it would just make a huge difference for our patients, Sittason said.
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‘The Singles Project’ star looking to meet ladies at Gansevoort Park Avenue | New York Post

That is, the 37-year-old got two womens phone numbers at one Manhattan art event. It didnt end so well viewers saw Gause get called out by one of the women for his sneaky maneuver. Because the series films Wednesdays through Saturdays and goes on the air just days later, Tuesday nights at 10, well get to find out if Gause learned his lesson. The dentist, who lives in Soho, will be heading to Gansevoort Park Avenue Wednesday night for another art event, and well see next week how he fares. So, if youre crushing on the handsome North Carolina native, tweet him at @DrG_SmileDesign or brush up on your art knowledge and try your luck Wednesday.
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