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How would you rate your oral health care in the last few years? Always make sure that your teeth or receiving the care they deserve and make sure that you are proving you’re oral health care techniques and treatments each year. Because your teeth will wear away over time, it is important to always work on improving your oral health care.

If you notice your teeth getting weaker as you age, it means they’re also getting more brittle. Thus, it is important to avoid hard snacks and tough or chewy foods that can easily chip and crack your teeth. This includes lollipops, popcorn kernels, or ice. Biting into these substances can easily cause an oral accident or injury and leave you with dental damage.

To help improve your teeth as you age, always keep them clean and upgrade your cleaning tools as necessary. To help clean your teeth more efficiently, electric toothbrushes and water flossers have proven to be more effective for individuals who struggle cleaning their mouth as they age. Furthermore, always make sure your brushes are non-abrasive and have soft bristles.

Now is the best time to visit the dentist office of Healthy Smiles Dental Care® of Flint for an aging and dental health treatment. Dr. Steven Rodriguez and our team at our office in Flint, Michigan, is here to ensure you receive the ideal care to keep your smile in peak condition. We can be reached by calling us at 810-720-6433.