Losing your teeth could damage your memory

We are all aware of the importance of looking after our teeth as we grow older – but new findings suggest the benefits go well beyond avoiding the dentist’s drill.

Keeping your own natural teeth into old age may have significant potential benefits for your memory, according to the latest research. Experts say it is known that natural teeth, as well as jaw movement, create sensory impulses, which are fed back to the central nervous system.

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