Jake O'Kane: Dental disasters left me with teeth so eroded that when I smiled, I looked like I'd a mouthful of burnt chips

Dragged along to our local dentist as a child, I remember the place resembled a haunted house. As I was lifted onto the seat, what looked like a fog light was swivelled into my eyes. Through the blinding haze, I saw the white-coated dentist approach - he looked older than the house...

Just one of Jake's fond memories of going to the dentist...
Jake O'Kane
I HATE going to the dentist; no, I mean, I really hate going to the dentist. My phobia began when I was nine. I grew up in the '60s, when it was thought a kindness to feed children sweets and sugar-l[...]

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