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With the right care, how long can teeth and gums stay healthy?

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With proper care, your teeth and gums can stay healthy throughout your life. The healthier your teeth and gums are, the less risk you have for tooth decay and gum disease.

From: Caring for Your Teeth and Gums WebMD Medical Reference

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American Dental Association.    

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on November 13, 2018

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American Dental Association.    

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on November 13, 2018

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