Tag Archives: WAMU

45 Degrees

Listening to NPR last week they had a story about my favorite topic – tooth brushing! Actually it was a story about inventions and inventors, but the dentist in the story is inventing a new tooth brush that places the bristles … Continue reading

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First Impressions

We all know the adage about not getting a second chance to make a good first impression. WAMU had an interesting story on this morning about just that. Michelle Trudeau reported about a University of Glasgow psychologist who did a … Continue reading

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Cent’ Anni!

NPR is often an inspiration to me in the morning and this morning was no exception. WAMU did a story about how there are a few hundred people in DC who are 100 years old or older. Forty or so … Continue reading

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Back Pain

Here in the dental office we deal with pain on a daily basis. Of course, there are many kinds of pain, and as I’ve mentioned in a previous blog dental decay, and the pain associated with it, is the number … Continue reading

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Hand Holding

While driving into the office today I heard yet another great NPR story. This one was about a train in the NY Subway that was stuck underground, without power, for two hours. The conductor is a very nice woman who … Continue reading

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Imagine

Dr. Urban once blogged about a dentist buying John Lennon’s tooth.  I didn’t think too much about the story until I heard about it again last month on WAMU’s, Moring Edition, with David Green who said, “A Canadian dentist bought … Continue reading

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Sunken Chest

Have you ever seen someone with a sunken chest? I remember a kid back in high school that had one. Dr. Urban’s late brother had this condition as well. Apparently it’s pretty common especially in boys. This was a topic … Continue reading

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