One thing I fear most in this world is pain. I am no good with pain. Or the thought of pain. Or even typing about pain *shiver*

Dentists are one of those people I instantly associate with pain. I know how important dental health is, but I will do anything to avoid a trip to the dentist. Luckily, I have been blessed with pretty good teeth (well, there is the insanely sensitive thing, but no fillings or anything) but it has always panicked me about what might happen. The future is hazy.

When I was a teenager, and first found out about sedation, the first question to my mother on my way to the dentist was “WHY CAN’T YOU SEDATE ME??? WHY?????”. It was a little hard to hear her answer through all my blubbering and tears, but her response was something along the lines of “they just can’t”. Well she lied. She is a dirty, rotten liar!

Dr Fadi Yassmin

A couple of weeks ago I had Continue Reading