Why going to the dentist is important for you

Everyone benefits from regular trips to the dentist, as this promotes good oral health and overall quality of life. People with epilepsy are actually at increased risk of dental cavities, periodontal disease, laceration (e.g. biting their tongue during a seizure), as well as ulcerations caused by medication-induced vitamin deficiencies. This makes is especially important that regular dental care is received.

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