Posts Tagged ‘ Loose Dentures ’

The Journey Towards a Partial Denture

If you are looking for a way to replace missing teeth, a partial denture can be an economical option. The partial denture fills the gap left by missing teeth with a removable dental appliance. Artificial teeth are attached to an acrylic base that resembles natural gums. Metal clasps hook onto your natural teeth, holding the […]

5 Long-term Challenges of Wearing Dentures

Deciding on a method of tooth replacement is a big decision, so you want to be informed about what to expect if you choose dentures. We discussed problems you might experience in the first days or weeks of wearing dentures in our last blog, 5 Tips for Overcoming the Challenges of New Dentures. While the […]

5 Tips for Overcoming the Challenges of New Dentures

If you are thinking about getting dentures, be prepared. When you first get dentures, it takes some time to adjust. In the first days and weeks, you may find tasks you used to take for granted challenging. Your mouth and natural teeth are also reacting to what is essentially a foreign body. The good news is […]

Why Are Dental Implants Better than Dentures or Bridges?

Why Are Dental Implants Better than Dentures or Bridges?   If you are missing teeth, you may be weighing the pros and cons of replacement options. On the one hand, dentures or bridges may seem like a non-invasive, cost-effective option for replacing missing teeth. On the other hand, dental implants have additional advantages to other […]

7 Tips to Enjoy Food as Denture Wearer

If you’ve ever had braces, you’ll remember initially thinking, “This isn’t so bad. Everyone else has them, so it’s no big deal” Then your orthodontist went into a long, detailed list of forbidden foods – and you were devastated. Your two favorite food groups, caramel apples and popcorn, topped the list and were gone for […]

Fruit? French Bread? Filet Mignon? FREEDOM!

There’s nothing like going to restaurant, seeing something you have been thinking about for days on the menu. But then you realize it’s not going to happen because of your dentures. You’re concerned about your dentures slipping, the food causing dry mouth, or food particles potentially getting stuck. Those worries outweigh the benefits of the […]

4 Tips to Keep Food From Sticking Under Your Dentures

Whether you are a new denture wearer or are celebrating a denture anniversary, if you have food sticking under your dentures it can be infuriating, uncomfortable, and detrimental to your gum line. It’s hard to imagine that despite a hefty amount of adhesive or a completely new liner that this can still happen. The problem […]