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Md. legislature takes a step to add dental care to Medicaid

Maryland could begin extending dental care to adults enrolled in Medicaid under a pilot program the General Assembly passed Saturday. Advocates believe that improving oral health could drive down emergency room visits and reduce the costs associated with chronic issues like diabetes and heart disease. "Many Maryland adults face serious financial obstacles to obtaining dental care," Salliann Alborn, ...

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