Everything Changes with Time - Including Your Oral Health
A common saying, aging is not for the weak. It means that as we age, we face a number of health challenges that can interfere with a high quality of life. These can include conditions causing chronic pain, medical conditions, more frequent doctor visits, and even necessary treatments to help you stay healthy.
Your teeth and gums are no different than the rest of your body. Extra attention and care can help you maintain your oral health.
A Link between Gum Disease and Heart Disease
The link between heart disease and was discovered decades ago. Periodontal disease, an inflammatory condition, causes a slew of other systemic conditions such as Alzheimer’s, diabetes, and cancer.