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wolf124 December 11th, 2015 1:22pm

TODAY IN HISTORY: Dec. 11, 1844 - Dr. Horace Wells became the first person to have a tooth extracted after receiving an anesthetic for the dental procedure. Nitrous Oxide, or laughing gas, was the anesthetic.  Have you had your Wisdom teeth pulled?

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ladyniner81 I hate people
12/13/15 7:59 am

Yes. My mom said I had her in tears laughing.

KatG Liberal in Ohio
12/11/15 10:02 pm

Yes and laughing gas is amazing lol. When my oral surgeon was done, he hugged me. Said I was the funniest patient he'd ever had and I was a 'delight'. Apparently I'm hilarious high lol

Deedee2122 Texas
12/11/15 1:40 pm

I don't have any wisdom teeth to pull

EricMichael Casket Raider
12/11/15 2:50 pm

Me neither! Never did, never will.

alynn Somewhere wonderful
12/11/15 1:29 pm

Nope! I've still got all of mine, and plan to keep them!

KAnne Atlantic City, NJ
12/11/15 9:35 am

All of them. I loved it! I used the Vicodin to self-medicate my depression (causes euphoria) and had an excuse to drink (protein) milkshakes all day. Never felt pain or loopy. Laid around watching movies. It was great.

catpillow Florida West Coast
12/11/15 7:21 am

This really surprised me since my dad was a dentist who used nitrous oxide to calm patients down, but not as an anesthetic. I looked it up. The story is very interesting.

12/11/15 7:15 am

I had mine surgically removed, actually. They knocked me out and cut them out of my head. That was back in high school.