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Denture Liners and Prevention of Zinc Poisoning

Denture liners, also sometimes known as denture reliners, or denture relines, are an excellent solution to the problem of ill-fitting dentures, and thus can be a great weapon in the fight against zinc poisoning from denture adhesives. There are two basic categories of denture liners; the type that only your dentist can apply, and the [...]

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Organic and Natural Denture Adhesives - Why Don't They Exist Yet?

I have long been a fan of the organic and natural movement. When I moved to the big city at a young age and discovered stores like Whole Foods, I thought I had found nirvana (even though at 20 I couldn’t afford to buy much ). But if you go into one of [...]

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Implant Supported Dentures for Preventing or Reversing Zinc Poisoning

I’ve discussed many different types of zinc-free denture adhesives on this site, but what if I told you you could do away with denture adhesives altogether? There is a way, and it is rapidly growing in popularity: implant supported dentures.

What are implant supported dentures?

If you are not familiar with the growing field of implant dentistry, [...]

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Denture Fit - Another Key to Preventing Zinc Poisoning

Almost every denture wearer has had to contend with their dentures not fitting properly. This is due to a number of factors, but primarily it’s due to the fact that, once teeth are removed, the interior of the mouth changes continually. Much like grass and plant roots hold soil in place, teeth and jaw bones [...]