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A 40-year-old member asked:

3 kids, pregnant, husband out of work. do i really have to get dental cleaning done?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mary Vanko
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Dental cleaning: Brush and floss and see if there's a dental school near you where you can get a greatly discounted cleaning. As long as your teeth are in good repair there is no danger to your baby.
Dr. Abel Loredo
General Dentistry 37 years experience
Dental Cleanings: If you wish to save money in the long run, going to see your dentist for exams and cleanings is a good investment in your dental health. It will pay you back in saving and prevent a lot of suffering. Many dental problem can be caught early and expensive treatment can be prevented. You will be well serve.

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