Always make sure you’re well aware of any oral health hazards that can arise over time. Aging and dental health are linked because as you age, so too will your teeth and gums. To avoid damage due to your teeth becoming more brittle as you age, establish effective oral hygiene routines along with safe lifestyle habits and a healthy diet.
Make sure that you are always avoiding substances that can lead to several oral health risks. Several products in your diet can become overly acidic and lead to dental erosion. Furthermore, hard products can chip and crack your teeth and sticky products can linger in your mouth for excessive periods of time and increase the rate of tooth decay. Also, be aware of the risks associated with unhealthy substances in your life such as tobacco and drugs.
Beyond improving your oral health care in regard to your daily lifestyle, improve your oral hygiene care by making sure that your mouth is always clean and free of debris. Clean your teeth and gums every day and visit our dentist for routine checkups regularly.
If you have further questions concerning aging and dental health, please call 518-356-5635 to schedule an appointment with Oshins Of Smiles at our office in Schenectady, New York. Dr. Steven Oshins and our expert team can help you choose the right service for a brighter smile!