Travel Tips For New Denture Wearers

If you've gotten dentures for the first time and are about to travel, you have to be a little more prepared than non-denture wearers. Not only do you have this extra mouthpiece that you now have to care for, but you have to be aware of how traveling, especially long distance, can affect your ability to use your dentures properly. Take a look at these tips and then pack accordingly. [Read More]

Top 3 Tips On Affording Dental Care

Are you currently suffering from dental problems? Are you having trouble figuring out how you'll be able to afford to have these issues fixed? Dental procedures can, unfortunately, be expensive and out of reach for many people. At least, it can seem to be that way at first glance. But there are ways to help bring the costs down to something that won't completely empty your bank account. Some potential solutions may include: [Read More]

3 Ways Menopause Can Affect Your Mouth

If you are nearing your peri-menopausal years or if you are actually in menopause, your body may be undergoing systemic changes. While the most common manifestations of menopause are the cessation of menstrual periods and, in many cases, hot flashes, there are other signs that may indicate that menopause is in full swing. Here are three ways menopause can affect your oral cavity, and what you can do about them: [Read More]

You're Approaching the Golden Years ~ Avoid These Dental Health Issues with Proper Oral Care

As people age, they expect their bodies to be prone to the effects of aging. However, some people do not realize that health problems can be exacerbated by poor dental health. The following are a few points to be mindful of. Cardiovascular Issues Many individuals who are elderly wear dentures that are not properly cared for. There are others who have gum disease that has not been diagnosed. Both of these situations can contribute to bacteria entering the bloodstream. [Read More]