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WGRZ and USA Today interviewed UB expert on oil pulling

Published May 9, 2014

A story in USA Today interviews Sebastian Ciancio, UB Distinguished Service Professor and professor and chair of the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, about the oral health trend of oil pulling. “The question of how this mechanism works is not clear. The other problem we have is there are no good clinical studies,” he said. The story appeared in news outlets around the country, including WUSA-TV in Washington, D.C., WSTP-TV in Tampa, Poughkeepsie Journal, KXTV-TV in Sacramento, KSDK-TV in St. Louis, Louisville Courier-Journal and KUSA-TV in Denver.

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