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Dentures dont last forever.
Nothing does. And while its true that the modern denture is more durable than ever before, you can still break a tooth or the denture base by simply dropping them a few inches. Even with painstaking care, denture teeth can lose their natural appearance and chewing ability due to the cumulative effects of chewing, brushing and age. Plus, your mouth changes over time. These gradual changes, coupled with the gradual changes in your denture, explain why you should visit your dental professional regularly. Your dental professional will look for:
looseness caused by tissue changes
bad odor caused by absorption of fluid and bacteria
color change due to age or reaction to mouth fluids
stains and calculus deposits resulting from mouth fluids. As a result, you can expect your dental professional to recommend replacing or refitting your dentures every 5 to 7 years.