Going To The Dentist WRONG


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It's a parent's nightmare: A routine dentist's visit turns into an emergency when your anesthetized child doesn't wake up. It may happen more often than you think. 60 Minutes II takes an incisive look at dangerous dental practices, and how they may be affecting your kids. Correspondent Vicki Mabrey uncovered several cases where children undergoing minor dental procedures died after being sedated incorrectly.
Ben Shimshock,
one of the victims
Focus On: What can you do to ensure your child's dentist is trustworthy and safe? We talked to some experts, and gathered their advice here. Read our exclusive tips.
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