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Latest Fear of medical procedures Stories

2011-12-12 22:36:11

When it comes to receiving dental care, New Jersey has its share of underserved children, according to a Rutgers study.

2010-02-09 08:47:02

Children and adolescents with severe dental fear often come from families with a turbulent background.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.