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What We Can Learn From Our Ancestors’ Teeth

Anthropologists learn a lot about early humans and our ancestors by studying fossilized teeth. Teeth are a great source of information. Not only are they the most preserved skeletal remains found in fossils, but they are small and very mineralized, … Continue reading

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Give Your Kids a Healthier Easter Basket

Easter is a holiday on a par with Halloween in terms of candy overload for children. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Instead of heavily sugared treats, there are any number of goodies you can pack into that … Continue reading

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Recognizing the Symptoms of TMJ

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and muscle disorders, commonly called “TMJ,” are a group of conditions that cause pain and dysfunction in the jaw joint and the muscles that control jaw movement. Some estimates suggest that over 10 million Americans are affected … Continue reading

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Lack of Dental Insurance Among Older Adults

Medicare is focused specifically on physical health needs and does not cover basic oral health care. This leaves a staggering 49 million Medicare beneficiaries in this country without dental insurance. According to research on Medicare beneficiaries conducted by Johns Hopkins … Continue reading

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Regenerative Fillings Could Make Root Canals Obsolete Someday

Researchers from the Wyss Institute at Harvard University and the University of Nottingham are working on a technology that could make root canals obsolete. During a root canal, the pulp of the tooth and the nerve are removed. The researchers … Continue reading

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Looking for a Great Dentist in the Troy/Birmingham Area?

Visiting the dentist is not high on most people’s list of pleasant things to do. But if you are looking for a great family dentist with an excellent reputation, we hope you will check out Dr. Douglas Angell at Angell’s … Continue reading

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Oral Care Tips for Caregivers

Approximately 39.8 million Americans are caregivers, providing unpaid care to an adult age 50 or older. Whether you are a caregiver for a parent, spouse, friend or client, helping them maintain a healthy mouth is critical and can help prevent … 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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What You Should Know About Pacifiers

Sucking is a normal part of development that is comforting to children well into their first years of life. For centuries, parents have been giving their babies soothing objects to suck on, everything from knotted rags dipped in water or … Continue reading

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All the Presidents’ Teeth

In this election season, it’s only natural that we are interested in all things presidential. So here are some facts, courtesy of the American Dental Association’s mouthhealthy.org website, that you may find interesting about some of our past presidents’ oral … Continue reading

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