Tag Archives: periodontal disease

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….

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….

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…