For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.
A Hagerstown dentist indicted last year on federal charges of trading drugs for child sex is facing additional charges in state court.
Public health officials say number of Maryland children with untreated tooth decay declined by 41 percent between 2001 and 2011.
A dentist who owns a practice in Hagerstown has been indicted on charges of distributing oxycodone and enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity.
On his first day of classes at Lincoln High School in Brooklyn, N.Y., Harvey Levy walked toward the school dressed in a nice outfit with a tie.
Federal prosecutors say a Catonsville dentist has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for selling thousands of hydrocodone pills.