Dentures and Body Weight

Friday, August 11th, 2017 at 9:36 pm

How dentures might affect your weight Anything that affects your normal diet is bound to affect your weight. Some people tend to shed some weight after getting dentures. For one, your options of things to eat are limited immediately after extractions. Usually, you’re eating things like soup, pudding, mashed potatoes, and other soft foods. But […]


Dentures and Hospital Stays

Friday, August 11th, 2017 at 9:34 pm

There is a lot of apprehension among some denture wearers when it comes to hospital stays. For some, the idea of having to remove their dentures in front of people can range from slightly embarrassing to emotionally traumatizing. When you receive your dentures, you’re typically given basic instructions on how to properly care for and […]


Traveling with Dentures

Friday, August 11th, 2017 at 9:33 pm

The first time I traveled overnight as a denture wearer was around four months after getting my dentures. My husband and I took a road trip from Jacksonville, FL to Gatlinburg, TN to celebrate our wedding anniversary. I was a little nervous about the idea of traveling away from home. Traveling with dentures can throw […]