From the Texas Oral Health Coalition, Inc.
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Oral Health Concerns for Seniors

Oral Health and Mental Health"
oral health and mental health
"Medication and Dry Mouth"
medication and dry mouth

Tips for Senior Oral Health Care

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Arthritis and Tooth Brushing
Source: ADA Mouth Healthy

Denture Care

  • Clean your dentures daily
  • Do not use toothpaste or other cleaners, they are abrasive and can damage dentures
  • Take your dentures out for at least 4 hours every day to keep the rest of your mouth healthy
  • Continue to see your dentist to keep your dentures fitting properly and your mouth healthy
For more information on senior oral care visit
ADA Mouth Healthy

Senior Oral Health Resources

Welcome to Tooth Wisdom!

Tooth Wisdom is an online tool to connect and educate older adults and their caregivers to care. Use our Health Resources to learn why it is so important to care for your mouth as you age.

Find Resources for older adults, caregivers, and health professionals specifically for Texans here.


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