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  • Dentist on road, treats elderly in nursing homes

    July 13, 2014 1:10 PM

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Add this to the list of things that get more difficult as we grow older: Going to the dentist. If you're in a nursing home, a trip to the dentist can be near impossible, financially or even physically. At the same time, our stake in good... more »
  • Dentist charged with fraudulently billing La.

    July 27, 2012 8:25 AM

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Shreveport dentist has been charged with fraudulently billing Louisiana's Medicaid program. Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell's office says 48-year-old Charles S. Williams Jr. was arrested Tuesday on 16 counts of Medicaid fraud and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison. Caldwell's office Thursday... more »
  • Dentist convicted of Medicaid fraud

    July 5, 2012 6:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Shreveport dentist has been placed on probation for five years, including two years of home incarceration, for Medicaid fraud. The Advocate reports that State District Judge Lou Daniel also ordered Dr. David Earl Reed to pay a $1,000 fine and $1,100 in restitution, and... more »
  • Friend: ND murder-for-hire suspect discussed plan

    December 6, 2010 9:52 PM

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A woman who hired an Oklahoma City handyman for remodeling projects and became his friend told a North Dakota jury Monday that the man told her about a plan to beat a Fargo dentist with a hammer, but she didn't think he was serious. Michael Nakvinda... more »
  • Crowley Fluoridation

    July 14, 2010 7:18 PM

    The battle over what's in Crowley's water system is brewing once again. For the past two years, the city has added fluoride to the water, after the council approved the measure. Now, fluoridation is mandated by the state. But, some residents are not happy with the additional chemical in their... more »
  • Keep Your Child's Smile Halloween Healthy

    October 27, 2009 1:45 PM

    Your children are excited about eating Halloween candy, but you may worry that too much sugar is not only bad for their health, but also their teeth. Here are some tips to help keep your kids smiling bright: Pediatric dentist Dr. William Keaty say hard candies such as... more »
  • LSU students sentenced for financial aid fraud

    October 9, 2009 8:22 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Two LSU dentistry students have been sentenced to probation for submitting fraudulent college transcripts and test results to gain admission to the school. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier also on Thursday ordered 25-year-old Obialunamma Agubuzu, of River Ridge, and 27-year-old Anthony Juan Walker, of Tarrytown, N.Y.,... more »

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