Posted on September 16 2014

Report: High costs keep 6 million Canadians from the dentist each year

Chantal Robinson was pregnant and writhing in pain on her classroom floor, all because she couldn’t afford the dental care required to fix her rotting teeth. “I was curled up into a ball, crying,” Robinson says of the moment seven years ago. She was in her early 20s, and her life-long problems with receding gumlines and tooth enamel deficiency had worsened. “The pain was just unbearable. I had constant migraines, and my face swelled up a few times to the point where I had to take myself to the emergency room.” To view more on this article or other articles please click here. Report: High costs keep 6 million Canadians from the dentist each year .….. and more