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gum disease

Effect of obesity on non-surgical periodontal care

Study explores relationship between obesity and gum disease.

08 Dec 2019 1:21 PM

Whole grain carbohydrates good for oral health: Study

Evidence suggests that a diet rich in whole grain carbohydrates is less likely to damage your oral health.

07 Aug 2018 11:22 AM

Men with gum disease may find it difficult to get an erection

Brushing teeth twice a day and regular visits to a dentist can make a difference and protect men from gum disease and erectile dysfunction.

05 Jul 2018 3:12 PM

Survey finds one third of millennials brush their teeth only once a day

62% of Americans also reported that they were too scared to go to see a dentist.

26 Feb 2018 12:39 PM

Cancer risk elevated with severe gum disease

Odds of developing colorectal cancer were increased particularly for nonsmokers with severe gum disease.

31 Jan 2018 2:32 PM


How severe gum disease could lead to cancer

Here is what researchers have discovered.

18 Jan 2018 12:26 PM

Bacteria linked to gum disease may cause cancer: study

The bacteria that causes periodontitis may increase the risk of oral or pancreatic cancers.

17 Jan 2018 4:52 PM

Oral bacteria that causes gum disease linked to cancer

Since the disease is often not discovered until it has reached an advanced stage, survival rates range from about 15 to 25 percent.

03 Dec 2017 7:30 PM

Long lasting gum disease may up risk of Alzheimer’s, says study

Recent studies have suggested that chronic periodontitis might contribute to a decline in thinking ability.

19 Aug 2017 10:36 AM

According to study, money can buy happiness

Researchers say spending money to buy free time does improve happiness, leave one feeling less stressed and satisfied with life.

02 Aug 2017 9:22 AM