Oral Health Doesn't Have to Suffer as You Age. How to Stay Healthy into Your Senior Years
As a senior, you don’t need anyone to tell you that your health needs are different now than they were in your 40s. You’ve noticed the subtle (and not so subtle) changes that are taking place in your body, but have you given any thought to your oral health needs as you age?
Depending on your age, you may see tooth loss as a given as you advance in years, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. If you’ve taken care of your teeth and continue to take steps to manage your oral health, there’s no reason why you can’t keep all or most of your teeth.