Category Archives: fluoride and tooth loss

Seniors Can Still Get Cavities

Were you surprised at your last dental visit that your dentist found a cavity or two? Then you will also be surprised to learn that today children and seniors are the two highest at-risk groups for tooth decay. As we … Continue reading

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Six Ways to Prevent Cavities in Kids

With the new year just beginning and Halloween and Christmas behind us, this is a good time to establish some resolutions for ensuring good dental health for your children in 2014 and beyond. Did you know that, according to the … Continue reading

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Some Statistics on Tooth Loss

First the bad news … According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an astonishing one-fourth of U.S. adults over 65 are completely toothless. The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research reports that 58 percent of Americans 50 … Continue reading

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