The AMA with President-elect Donald Trump’s running mate, Dr. Carson, is scheduled for tomorrow at 11 a.m.
ET on Reddit.
The AMA, a forum for users to submit questions, will be moderated by Reddit’s own AMA team.
A link to the AMA will be posted on Reddit’s front page.
Here’s a rundown of what’s expected to be covered in the AMA.
AMA Questions 1.
How does one get a tooth pulled?
Why is the use of oral contraceptives illegal in the United States?
What are the benefits and risks of using the mouthwash that many women use in place of an abortion?
What should I do if I get a bacterial infection from a toothbrush?
Why do people who use a mouthwash often report more tooth decay than those who use condoms?
What about a person who has a history of oral surgery, or who has ever had a history, but never had a tooth removed?
What do you think about the idea that people who smoke cigarettes are at higher risk for tooth decay?
What’s the best way to prevent dental erosion?
How much time do you spend brushing your teeth every day?
Do you have any suggestions for toothpaste?
What kinds of medications do you recommend?
How do you feel about toothpaste containing hydrogen peroxide?
How often do you brush your teeth?
Do I need to go to the dentist when I’m having tooth decay symptoms?
Do people need to have their teeth cleaned?
How is dental care in the U.S. different from what it is in Europe?
How are dental products different in Canada?
What is the best dental care option for me?
What kind of dental insurance do I need?
What types of insurance do you consider most expensive?
How would you change the current insurance coverage?
How many teeth do you have?
Are there any plans in place for dental insurance to be phased out?
How can I learn more about dental insurance?
Is there a way for me to get dental insurance from my employer?
How long does it take to get a full dental exam?
How old is my child?
How much does dental insurance cost?
Do dental implants have to be in place every year?
Can a child get dental implants from an out-of-state provider?
Is the average cost of a new set of teeth at a dental office different for people of different income levels?
How should people who have been using the internet for years plan to be affected by this change?
How will I know if someone has a condition that might be associated with a higher risk of cavities?
What type of dental implants do you use?
Is it possible that using a toothpaste that contains hydrogen peroxid could cause the patient to have more cavities than people who do not?
Do my teeth have any natural blemishes?
What will happen if a patient develops cavities from dental amalgam?
Is dental amalgams a good idea in the future?
What if I need a dental implant that is too big for my mouth?
Do we need a more secure system of health insurance for dental care?
Can we have dental insurance if we do not want to have a regular doctor?
Can I get dental surgery for free?
How safe is dental insurance in the US?
Can you give me a breakdown of the different types of health coverage that you have in your state?
What services do you offer that are not covered under Medicare or Medicaid?
What plans do you provide for Medicare, Medicaid, and the Veterans Health Administration?
How has your dental insurance changed in the last year?
What happens if a person does not have dental coverage?
How have your dental health insurance plans changed?
What options are available to individuals who cannot afford dental care, or have difficulty finding the coverage they need?
What steps do you plan to take to ensure dental care coverage is available to all Americans?
AMA Questions 2.
What does the term “palladium tooth” mean?
How did you first learn about the term Palladium tooth?
What would you like to see changed in dental care for Americans?
Do your parents have dental problems?
Are you aware of any specific cases where people have had a cavity removed?
How well do your parents and siblings know about dental care issues?
How common is dental disease in your family?
Do parents with dental problems worry about their children having problems? 20