With all the dental advancements in the past decades, you might be surprised to know that almost 40% of American adults between the ages of 35 and 44 are missing at least one tooth. And over 34% of elderly adults (over the age of 65) have lost every one of their original teeth. Still think dentures are a thing of the past? Here are some frequently-asked questions about modern dentures.
What Are Dentures Attached To? Traditional dentures — slippery upper or lower plates held on with adhesive — are still around, and are an affordable option. But adhesive-bound dentures are unwieldy, uncomfortable, and require frequent adjusting in a dentist’s office. The most secu Continue readingShare This : by