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Why is Dental Care Important

2019-02-26 02:31:38

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A person's teeth are not just there to look attractive in pictures. Teeth play a role in overall nutrition and general health. Teeth allow you to follow a healthy diet and stay well nourished by preparing the food you eat for swallowing and digestion. Missing teeth can seriously leave bad influence on a person’s life.  Besides affecting aesthetics and looks it also affects an individual’s personality and confidence. A person with good dentition walks with confidence and takes the world without any shame.
Your teeth can keep your face in shape. They are connected to your jaw. Once you lose some teeth, your cheeks would sink, and this would make you look old.  It is very important that you see a dentist once in a while to avoid tooth loss which can lead to other diseases caused by decay. Another reason why teeth are important is speech.  Your teeth can help you make a variety of sounds. It helps you hold your tongue and form different tongue positions to pronounce different words. Your teeth will help you keep your jaw bone strong. Your teeth are connected to your gums as the gums are connected to your jawbone. Tooth loss can cause misalignment of the jaw. This can be a really painful experience.

Not only will the missing teeth affect a person’s smile but also due the loss of support to the overlying skin, the skin begins to sag and the person starts to look older even in early thirties. Missing teeth also makes chewing difficult and deprives a person from leisure of variety of food products. Missing teeth can also lead to movement and migration of remaining teeth in the empty spaces which may further cause misalignment of teeth.  Regular dental care is important to maintain your teeth.
Having a healthy set of teeth is not only for sustenance, but it is also for better social allure and interaction. It is very important that we keep them healthy to avoid serious problems in the future. 
If you are currently missing a tooth, a bridge or an implant can be done. A dental implant is trending now, which can look and feel like natural teeth. Your doc32 dentist will help you decide the correct remedy for your problem.  For more information visit DOC32 website.