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Link Between Bone-loss and Gum Disease in Post-menopausal Women

In the first decade after the onset of menopause, women can suffer a rapid spike in bone loss as estrogen levels drop. Lower estrogen levels also impact the mouth and cause inflammatory changes in the body that can lead to … Continue reading

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Common Dental Health Issues During Menopause

While hot flashes and mood swings may be the most recognizable symptoms of menopause, you should also be aware of other menopause-related issues, such as the following, that can affect your dental health: Bone loss and osteoporosis—As a woman’s estrogen … Continue reading

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