Visiting the Dentist: A Guide for Older Adults

Daily cleaning and dental check-ups help maintain a healthy mouth. As you get older, you may find going to the dentist becomes more complex. Here are some things you can do to help prepare.

Medications: What Does My Dentist Need to Know?

Because medications can have unexpected but profound effects on your health and treatment options, you should always disclose the medicines you’re currently taking when you visit the dentist.

Diabetes Detection by Your Dentist

More than 8 million Americans living with diabetes don’t even know they have it. Visiting your dentist regularly may help identify the disease early so that you can get treatment.