Tag Archives: cardiovascular disease

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…

Periodontal Bacteria Invade the Heart

Periodontal bacteria invade the cardiovascular system to incite inflammation and atherosclerosis, according to recent research published in Circulation. The study examined the effect of polymicrobial…

High Lp-PLA2 Doubles Risk for Alzheimer’s

Researchers in Texas have just released groundbreaking new information about inflammatory biomarkers and their relationship to Alzheimer’s disease.Their results were published in Alzheimer’s & Dementia….