Alarm raised over oral health of elderly

7 November 2017

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Oral health care in older people needs drastic improvement as almost one in five over the age of 65 are currently suffering from an urgent dental condition.

If you have an elderly relative or friend that you are concerned about please do not hesitate to make them an appointment and bring them along to see us.

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Oral health care in older people needs drastic improvement as almost one in five over the age of 65 are currently suffering from an urgent dental condition. As well as causing pain and making it difficult to speak, eat and take medication, poor oral health is linked to conditions in older people such as malnutrition and aspiration pneumonia.

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