Teeth author Mary Otto Makes Waves in Boston

September 14th, 2017

Mary Otto, author of Teeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America, was on NECN-TV (Boston) on Sept 13, 2017—the same day Bernie Sanders announced his new bill for single-payer insurance aka Medicare for all. Watch the interview on “The Take with Sue O’Connell.”

Alex Beam’s Boston Globe opinion piece, titled Dentists to Poor People: Drop Dead,” raised a few hackles at the ADA last week and drew attention to Mary Otto’s talk at the Harvard Dental School on Sept. 12, prompting a move to a larger venue.

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