Something to Chew On: Highlights of Findings from an AARP Oral Health Survey of Older Americans
by Lynda Flowers, Olivia Dean and Teresa Keenan (AARP Blog) Posted on 04/12/2019 Oral health conditions—like untreated cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss—are not inevitable consequences of aging. Access to adequate dental care among older adults can prevent or delay these problems and may lead to overall improvements in health and well-being among seniors. A robust body of literature—including