Dental Needs

Dental Needs of Patients with DM

Because of the nature of Myotonic Dystrophy, patients need increased dental care. This can come in several forms but the decreased amount of muscle strength can affect the person with DM. They may have more plaque and need more frequnet brushing and dental hygiene. We have found a few articles and stories that focus on dental care that you may wish to review. Print out the first one and take it to your dentist.

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