The reasons why teeth become loose are many and totally preventing it happening is an impossible task. Accidents and injuries are major causes of loose teeth and will always occur despite our best efforts.
However, there are numerous other reasons why a tooth may become loose that something can be done about by taking preventative measures. These include looking after teeth properly by:
– Brushing twice daily with an electric toothbrush whenever possible
– Flossing daily
– Regular check-ups at the dentist
Taking care when playing sports by “wearing a properly fitted mouth guard” will also help prevent accidental damage and further tips on avoiding loose teeth can be found at