If you’re one of the many Americans who use dentures (also known as a dental appliance), you probably know that it’s important to care for them.
But if you’re uncertain about how to keep your dental appliance clean and comfortable, you’re not alone. Follow the tips in this article to keep your dentures – and your mouth – healthy and clean.
Dental appliances include full and partial dentures that can be made of metal, acrylic, or hard or soft resin, and will fill in the gaps where there has been tooth loss. There are also “overdentures,” which fit over the natural teeth roots.