Modern Implant Dentures take a Bite out of Uncertainty

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There’s an old tale that says George Washington had wooden teeth to replace all of his permanent teeth.  The truth is that Washington had lost most of his permanent teeth, but he searched the world for the best replacement teeth he could find. By age 29, George Washington had major problems with missing teeth, tooth…

Modern Dentures don’t Lose their Grip!

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The effects of Adhesive Dentures At some point in your life you lost all or most of your teeth.  It could have been a result of bad health or serious trauma from an accident.  Either way, you now know how difficult it is to try to function normally with adhesive dentures. Adhesive dentures affect your…

Modern Dentistry for a Winning Smile

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We’ve always been taught not to judge a book by it’s cover.  Human nature, however, causes people to make judgements on the appearance of others. In most cases, we would ask “why care?” except when your smile affects your friendships, work atmosphere and personal relationship experiences.  If your smile is adversely affecting your life, consider…

Are You Embarassed by Loose Dentures?

Loose dentures can be troublesome.  Every day you hear about another adhesive product, suction product or denture liner to keep loose dentures in place.  The truth is that dentures allow your jaw bone to shrink and will remain loose over your lifetime, constantly demanding adjustment, adding embarrassment and taking away the comfort of the feeling…

Chew Your Way to Better Health

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Knowing the way your digestive system works is a benefit for a healthier body and a guide for the best foods to aid in digestion.  But, did you know that chewing your food properly is the very beginning of the digestive process? Are Your Teeth built to Chew? Many people are born with sturdy, healthy…

Can Dentures Cause Dry Mouth?

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In most cases, dry mouth can be caused by medications, radiation and chemotherapy.  Other diseases may cause a change in glands, resulting in a decrease in the production of saliva.  Adhesive dentures will not cause the already existing condition of dry mouth, but will definitely exacerbate the problem and possibly manifest oral infections to which…

Quality of Life Benefits from Dental Implants

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The Newest Generation of Baby-Boomers Opt for Dental Implants This year, 2014, marks the largest movement of the population into the Baby-Boomer market.  People born from 1945 to 1949 will now move into the Senior Citizen level of their life. This, by no means, indicates these Baby-Boomers are old.  In fact, quite the opposite it…