Author Archives: Daniel Sindelar, DMD

About Daniel Sindelar, DMD

Daniel L. Sindelar, DMD is the founder and Editor-in-Chief for OSH News Network. He is a practicing dentist; co-founder, past president, & board member for the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health; and the founder and president of Oral Genomics, LLC.

Are Lung Cancer & Periodontal Disease Linked?

Traditional clinical parameters of periodontal disease are associated with the development of lung cancer, according to new research published in the Journal of Experimental Oncology….

Can Oral Bacteria Give You a Brain Aneurysm?

Bacteria from the mouth might play a significant role in the development of a brain aneurysm, according to research published in Acta Odontologica Scandinavica. In…

P.G. Promotes Progression of Fatty Liver Disease

A common oral pathogen is found substantially more frequently in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, according to recent research published in the journal BMC Gastroenterology….

Does Poor Oral Health Worsen Asthma?

A large, population-based study in Northern Europe has identified a link between oral health and respiratory health. The results, which are some of the first…

Periodontitis Ups Risk for First Heart Attack

In what is possibly the largest study of its kind, researchers have found a significant connection between periodontal disease and first-time heart attack. Results were…