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Can Dental Implants Stop Bone Loss?

Posted by on Oct 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Can Dental Implants Stop Bone Loss?

Tooth loss is one of the most harrowing consequences of aging. However, a lot of people don’t consider the other indirect consequences of tooth loss, which is bone loss. People can damage their jaws as they lose their teeth. Fortunately, you can prevent some of these problems by getting dental implants. Implants will give you the opportunity to strengthen your jawbones well into your old age. Bone Density and Bone Use You know that it is important for you to do exercise for the sake of strengthening your muscles and bones. This is because you cause your bones to become denser and stronger as they respond to pressures and repair themselves. You need to exercise your jaw muscles and bones as well. Chewing foods up well is one method of exercise. In fact, one study showed that chewing gum could...

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