For most people, with reasonable access to good dental care, these aren’t exactly the places they dream about going to. But for a disgracefully high number of us, places like this are kinda like the stuff that dreams are made of…
Images via 10 Coolest Dental Offices – Oddee.com
Medicare doesn’t cover dental. I dropped my Medicare Part B coverage because it covers the same things that I can get through the VA – without paying those budget-busting extra premiums. Unfortunately, only veterans whose disabilities are connected to their service in the military are eligible for dental care. I could get dental coverage through Medicaid, if I wasn’t disqualified by my “too high” SSD income.
For more, see America’s Dental Care Crisis
Which leaves me “ass out” as they say, and provides a whole other meaning for that “doughnut hole” thing those politicians are always jabbering about. So much for all that talk about Health Care Reform…
I want ice water.
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