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July
2015
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Dentures Can Be Made to Preserve Your Musical Talent

We all use our mouth for chewing and speaking, which means that dentures have to be made with these uses in mind. But what about people who use their mouths in a more specialized way, such as making music? For these people, getting dentures can cause anxiety, because your talent is not just your livelihood […]

25
June
2015
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Are My Dentures Making Me Gassy?

When you get dentures, it can have an impact on your entire digestive system. One annoying problem that many people experience because of dentures is gassiness. People experience an increase in belching and flatulence as a result of their dentures, especially if those dentures are poorly fitting. Causes of Gassiness There are four main causes […]

17
June
2015
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Are Denture Adhesives Toxic?

We are becoming increasingly aware that our daily exposure to chemicals may not be healthy. When it’s something like denture adhesive, which you’re using every day to secure your dentures and putting it on your gums where it can be easily absorbed by your body (the mouth is designed to start digestion and absorb some […]

10
June
2015
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Maya Mythology Captures the Shame of Bad Dentures

Compared to other cultures of their day that ate a grain-based diet, the Maya had generally good teeth, and they took pride in their teeth. They even went so far as to decorate their teeth extensively with small jewels. People would have holes drilled into the front of their teeth and gemstones inserted to make […]

03
June
2015
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Implant Dentures Could Speed Bone Loss over Conventional Dentures

It’s a relatively small study and it hasn’t been confirmed yet, but its results are intriguing. One of the benefits of implant dentures is that they can stimulate the jawbone around them and preserve bone that would otherwise be lost. But now a new study suggests that under some circumstances, implant dentures could actually speed […]