Resources

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For Older Adults


‌‌‌‌‌‌Getting older doesn't have to mean getting dentures. Protect your teeth and mouth with the following resources.

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For Caregivers 


Are you responsible for the well-being of an older relative, friend, or individual? Use the resources below to help you figure out the best way to provide the care that person needs.

Image of Schein Dental ChairFinding Care in Your Neighborhood


Even if you keep up with brushing, flossing, and rinsing twice a day, you still should see a dentist regularly, and especially if you think there might be an issue. Use the tools below to find dental programs that meet your needs.

 

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