Routine visits to the doctor are a key tool in maintaining our health as we age. But over the past 12 months, many older adults and their caregivers have delayed care because of the COVID-19 pandemic, opting to cancel medical appointments due to fear of exposure to the virus.
One of the most important pieces of equipment in a dental office is the x-ray machine. X-rays are like Superman. X-rays detect problems in your mouth that can't be seen with the naked eye.
For years, conventional dental x-rays, using film, have been wonderful for detecting decay and dental problems. Now, detection has improved with the advent of the digital computer age.
The average college debt among student loan borrowers in America is $32,731, according to the Federal Reserve. The majority of borrowers have between $25,000 and $50,000 outstanding in student loan debt. There is an increasing number of student loan borrowers who owe in excess of $100,000. Some, who have spent many years in graduate schools may owe closer to $200,000.