Monthly Archives: October 2016

Oral Care Tips for Teens

For teenagers busy with school, athletics and social activities, practicing good preventive oral care is probably not a priority. But according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), tooth decay remains a problem … Continue reading

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How Often Do You Need Dental X-rays?

At Angell’s Dentistry, our patients at Angell’s Dentistry often ask us how often they need mouth x-rays. We hope the following information will help answer this question. For starters, in 1973, the International Commission on Radiologic Protection established the ALARA … Continue reading

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The Aging Mouth: What to Look For

When most baby boomers were growing up, it was normal for their parents’ generation to have dentures. But there is no reason for that to be the case today. In fact, older adults are keeping their natural teeth longer than … Continue reading

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