How Tooth Loss Affects Your Overall Health [VIDEO]

Did you know that poor dental health can have negative consequences beyond your mouth? It’s true — especially when it comes to tooth loss.

Missing teeth affect your entire diet, making it more difficult to consume fiber-rich fruits and vegetables. A study by the American Dental Association found that people who wear dentures were likelier to eat more processed foods, which contribute to health complications like diabetes and heart disease.

Watch this video to learn more about how dentistry affects your overall health. Then, partner with the professionals at Alabama Family Dental in Mobile, AL to prevent tooth loss and replace missing teeth so you’ll never have to miss out on nutritious foods. Call us at (251) 241-0890 to make an appointment!