Worried About Osteoporosis? Here's How Dental Implants Keep Your Bones Strong
Osteoporosis and all other forms of thinning bones can be disconcerting, especially if the problem runs in your family. If you're doing everything you can to maintain strong bones but you have missing teeth, you're missing a step in caring for your bones. Here's how missing a tooth hurts your bones and what you can do to make them strong again. Tooth Loss = Bone Loss When you lose a tooth, you don't just lose the part that you can see.