Thanks to improvements in modern dentistry, a large percentage of older adults are keeping their natural teeth longer than ever. However, good health during senior years is not guaranteed. Here are some oral care tips to help seniors maintain better oral health and a more attractive smile.
As you get older, the mouth begins to change, and not necessarily for the better. Here are some of the more common conditions that often develop as we age.
There are several things you can do to maintain your oral health as you age:
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