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BERLIN - OCTOBER 12: A dentist and her assistant prepare to clean a patient's teeth in this photo illustration at a dentist's office on October 12, 2009 in Berlin, Germany. German political parties currently involved in federal government coalition negotiations, including the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), and the business-oriented German Free Democrats (FDP), are currently haggling over a restructuring of Germanys' Health Fund, or Gesundheitsfonds, the fund that provides the basis for Germany's state health care system. The CSU is pushing for more flexibilty in how the system is funded in order to allow for freer competition between the 180 different health insurance companies within the state health care system. The health care negotiations are part of broader negotiations between the CDU/CSU and the FDP in the creation of a new coalition government following nationwide elections in Germany last September. (Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

A 60-year old man from Kenosha, Wisconsin went to his dentist for a tooth to be drilled. During the drilling, the man inhaled and accidentally swallowed the drill bit! The bit was lodged into his lung! At first the dentist thought they would have to surgically remove a section of the mans lung to remove the drill bit, but they instead used a tool used to discover lung cancer. They tool is a thin wire with a lasso at the end, which they used to snag the drill bit and have it removed!

We have more on this story in today’s Other News!