Category Archives: medications and oral health

Some Medications Can Affect Your Oral Health

Many medications—both those prescribed by your doctor and the ones you buy on your own—can affect your oral health. Please be sure to let Dr. Angell and the hygienists at Angell’s Dentistry know about any medications you are taking, especially … Continue reading

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How Medications Affect Your Dental Health

If you’re taking medications for certain health conditions, you need to be aware that both prescription drugs and those you buy on your own can affect your oral health. Following are just a few examples: Antihistamines may cause dry mouth … Continue reading

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Oral Care Issues Affecting Seniors

Unfortunately, poor oral health can be a contributing factor in the downward spiral in the mental and physical health of older Americans. So if you’ve achieved official “senior citizen” status with a relatively healthy mouth, congratulations. But Angell’s Dentistry wants … Continue reading

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Even Seniors Are at Risk for Cavities

Just 60 years ago, it was an assumption that as we age we would lose our natural teeth. But today, older adults are keeping their natural teeth longer than ever before. The bad news is that recent studies reveal that … Continue reading

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