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Program helps dental patients relax

Technique also teaches people to better deal with daily anxieties outside of the dental office

San Antonio (March 24, 2003) — Are you afraid of the dentist? Now there's help. A dental relaxation program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is enrolling patients. For $5, this pain-free, drug-free program will teach relaxation techniques to help you through future dental visits without anti-anxiety medication. The cost includes an audiotape and materials. The one-day program starts at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 9. Call (210) 567-3295 or 567-3515 to register.

Contact: Aileen Salinas