A surprising source of bacteria in the dentist's office. - WRBL

A surprising source of bacteria in the dentist's office.

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The clips that hold dental bibs may also be holding bacteria. Researchers tested the clips at a dental clinic =after= they had been disinfected...and found as many as 70-percent were carrying some type of bacteria. The germs can be transferred from a previous patient, or from the hands of the dental workers. Researchers suggest dental offices either thoroughly sterilize the bib holders or start using a disposable version.

Source: CBS News

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