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Fish Teeth, Human Teeth, and Columbia, SC Sport Fishing

Situated on the fall line between the Piedmont region and the Atlantic Coastal Plain, Columbia’s two rivers make it a haven for sport fishing. Sportsman travel from around the United States to fish in Lake Murray, and the South Carolina coasts. Columbia itself is full of experienced fishermen, including Dr. Hahn. Seen below is a [...]

By |September 12th, 2018|Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Fish Teeth, Human Teeth, and Columbia, SC Sport Fishing

Beyond Ty Cobb’s Dentures: Sports Memorabilia’s Oral Fixation

The sports memorabilia world has recently been abuzz with news that one of NBA All-Star Steph Curry’s game-worn mouthguards would be available at auction. A mouthguard may seem like an odd—or even gross—object to want in your collection, but it’s far from the first or most bizarre dental-related, pro-athlete keepsake. Those designations may belong to [...]

By |September 22nd, 2016|Athletes, Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Beyond Ty Cobb’s Dentures: Sports Memorabilia’s Oral Fixation

Humans May Phase Out Wisdom Teeth, Study Says

Wisdom teeth don’t seem so smart when they become impacted, which can force other teeth out of position, and contribute to tooth decay and gum disease among other dental health problems. But a recent study suggests that future generations may not have to worry about wisdom teeth removal, a dental procedure that [...]

By |May 12th, 2016|Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Humans May Phase Out Wisdom Teeth, Study Says

Study Suggests Neanderthals Cleaned Their Teeth

We often do not associate Neanderthals, our prehistoric cousins, with intelligence. Afterall, homo sapiens are still around today, yet there are no signs of Neanderthals after roughly 40,000 years ago. Much of what we know of these near-humans is from studying their fossilized bones and tools. Recently, one research team from the Catalan Institution for [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Hygiene, Tooth Trivia|Comments Off on Study Suggests Neanderthals Cleaned Their Teeth