6 Mistakes to Avoid With Dentures
Close up view on senior dentures

Wear and Care Tips for Dentures

When you lose enough of your natural teeth, dentures may be the next best thing. Although they are great option for many people, wearing and caring for dentures takes some effort. You can keep your mouth healthy and wear your dentures longer if you avoid some simple denture mistakes.

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