Monthly Archives: August 2015

Dry Mouth Related to Sjögren’s Syndrome

As many as four million Americans are living with Sjögren’s Syndrome, a chronic autoimmune disease in which people’s white blood cells attack their moisture-producing glands. First identified in 1933, Sjögren’s is a systemic disease with multiple symptoms affecting the entire … Continue reading

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Ask Dr. Angell About Dental Implants

If you have a missing tooth or teeth that need to be replaced, Angell’s Dentistry offers the option of dental implants. The development and use of implants is one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years. … Continue reading

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Dental Erosion Linked to Low pH Levels

Our teeth are able to maintain their structure and resist dental decay because of their thin, outer layer of enamel. When the environment in our mouths has a low pH, however, tooth enamel begins to wear down. As studies continue … Continue reading

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