Tag Archives: gum disease

Breast Cancer Risk Linked to Gum Disease

Women who report having periodontal disease are at greater risk for breast cancer, especially if they smoke or recently quit smoking, a new study reports….

This is Your Heart on Oral Bacteria

The age-old question: Does gum disease cause heart disease? New research performed at the University of Göttingen suggests this may, in fact, be the case….

Heart Disease & Alzheimer’s Connected?

There is a significant connection between heart disease and Alzheimer’s disease, according to findings published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Researchers concluded,…

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The Hidden Costs of Bleeding Gums

At a time when healthcare costs are at the forefront of everyone’s minds, oral health will play a key role. There are dental solutions for…

Gum Disease Triples Risk for E.D.

Led by researchers in Europe, a recent study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine found that men with severe periodontal disease were more than three times…