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Children in England missing school due to poor teeth

More than 100 operations a day are being carried out in hospitals in England to remove rotten teeth from children and teenagers.

The Local Government Association says the cost has jumped to more than £35m a year and many children are missing school because they are taking time off for dental work.

Dan Johnson reports.

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