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Can Menopause Impact Dental Health?

Menopause is the start of hormone changes that end a woman’s menstrual cycle and her fertility. Menopause can begin as early as the 40s, although the specific age that menopause happens will vary from woman to woman.

Hormone changes—namely decreasing estrogen—in the body can impact a woman’s entire body, including the oral cavity. Can menopause impact dental health? You might be surprised to know that your teeth and gums may experience some changes with the onset of menopause.

An article by Dr. Mojgan Mazhari. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: CAN MENOPAUSE IMPACT DENTAL HEALTH?