A meth-mouth inmate says he used to dig into his gums to sever nerves and stop the pain.
A meth-mouth inmate says he used to dig into his gums to sever nerves and stop the pain. Keith Myers/Kansas City Star
A meth-mouth inmate says he used to dig into his gums to sever nerves and stop the pain. Keith Myers/Kansas City Star

Lawmakers seek money to help treat inmates' 'meth mouth'

July 26, 2007 05:55 PM