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Growing older with your teeth, or something like them!
Robinson, Keith A.
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Publication Information:
Houston, Tex. : Synergy Pub., [1998]

Physical Description:
xv, 156 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
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RK55.A3 R62 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

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Author Notes

Keith A. Robinson, D.D.S. The author, trained at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Hospital and Tumor Institute, is also host of the award-winning, nationally syndicated radio show "America Talks Health with Dr. Keith Robinson".

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Dentists: A Real Pain in the ...Mouth!p. 1
Chapter Nature's Plan for Your Jawsp. 10
Chapter 3 Oral Amputation: Having Your Teeth Pulledp. 23
Chapter 4 The Aging Biology of the Mouthp. 32
Chapter 5 Taming Wild Teeth... (So You Have to Wear Dentures)!p. 47
Chapter 6 The Drugs We Need and How They Affect the Mouthp. 64
Chapter 7 Cancer Treatment and How it Affects the Mouthp. 75
Chapter 8 Snoring! Is it Just a Nuisance?p. 87
Chapter 9 A Change of Heart and Other Organsp. 97
Chapter 10 I Want my Bone Back!p. 103
Chapter 11 Sensuality and Dentures ...(A Fire in the Attic with no Cold Showers)p. 110
Chapter 12 O.K. ...Just What is a Prosthodontist? (Does it have to do With Prostates or Prostitutes?)p. 115
Chapter 13 New Hope for Dental Invalids ... (The Age of Dental Implants)!p. 120
Chapter 14 Teeth and the Dignity of Growing Olderp. 134
Chapter 15 The Serendipity of Growing Olderp. 144