Tag Archives: p. gingivalis

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….

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…

P. gingivalis Increases “Obesity Hormone”

New research brings more light to an unexplained link between periodontal disease, obesity, and diabetes. The study, published in the Journal of Periodontology, examined the association between…