Archive for December, 2014

Seniors Who Sleep In Dentures At Higher Risk For Pneumonia

Thanks to community water fluoridation, fluoride toothpaste, daily brushing and improved professional dental care, a record of approximately 75 % of senior citizens over age 65 have kept some or all of their teeth. A study in the Journal of Dental Research found that “very elderly adults (ages 85 and older) in community-living settings who […]