Maintaining dental health can be stressful as you age, but keeping a good habit of daily oral care can be especially helpful and beneficial.
Here are 4 ways you can get started:
Fluoride is just as important!
Research states that older adults are prone to an increased risk of cavities, therefore, by using fluoride toothpaste and drinking fluoridated water can decrease the risk of oral cavities.
Got dry mouth symptoms?
Here are some at-home remedies for reducing dry mouth symptoms:
Use a moisturizing mouthwash or spray
Chew sugar-less gum
Use an artificial saliva product
Take care of your dentures
Use denture specialized toothpaste to clean daily, following flossing between the implants before putting back the dentures.
Watch out for gum disease
Book for regular check-ups with your dentist to avoid gum disease!