Rising dental costs causing some patients to push off much-needed care

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As inflation impacts the price of pretty much everything, the cost of dental services have also soared.

It’s putting a financial strain on patients and those treating them.

Dentists say some people are still not back into a healthy oral hygiene routine, and it’s causing a build-up of much needed care that isn’t necessarily covered by insurance.

Poor dental health has been linked to diabetes and cardiovascular disease.