Archive for February 12, 2014
Did you know that gum disease is the main cause of tooth loss in people 65 years of age and above? This does not mean that people under the age of 65 are not susceptible to periodontal disease, but it does mean that taking care of your teeth from a young age can greatly help you as you get older. Dentists typically recommend that you brush twice a day, floss daily, and visit your dentist for a deep cleaning every 6 months to prevent tooth decay, tooth loss, and gum disease, but not everyone follows these suggestions, and sometimes, this is not enough to secure strong, healthy teeth.
Fortunately, cosmetic dental work can be extremely helpful in these cases. Many p