LET INGA TELL YOU:
Well, I haven't always been winning friends lately, particularly not among gastroenterologists, environmentalists, and even a few dentists. To follow up:
Dental offices: I wrote a column recently called "Down in the mouth" about coming in for a routine teeth cleaning to my long-time (40 years!) dentist office and being subjected to a lot of high-pressure sales tactics regarding procedures I should have. My own dentist had recently retired, so this was a new staff. It was really a dilemma: I would do anything my old dentist suggested but this felt eerily reminiscent of used car shopping.
A number of...