periodontal disease

Study shows why diabetics are more susceptible to periodontitis
Study shows why diabetics are more susceptible to periodontitisResearchers at the University of Pennsylvania have discovered that diabetes causes changes in the oral microbiome that lead to inflammation and risk of bone loss.
Is periodontitis causing infertility in young women?
Is periodontitis causing infertility in young women?A new study has discovered a link between the presence of a common periodontal pathogen and difficulty conceiving.
Study finds cannabis increases risk of gum disease
Study finds cannabis increases risk of gum diseaseResearchers at Columbia University have discovered a link between periodontal disease and habitual marijuana use.
Study finds link between severe gum disease and higher mortality rate in cirrhosis patients
Study finds link between severe gum disease and higher mortality rate in cirrhosis patientsThe results of the study were presented at The International Liver Congress in Amsterdam.
What you need to know about gum disease
What you need to know about gum diseasePreventing infection in your mouth is key to maintaining your overall health.
Why dentists need to engage in discussions about periodontal disease
Why dentists need to engage in discussions about periodontal diseaseLeaving periodontal care solely to hygienists can be a major problem.
Why prevention is cheaper than restoration when it comes to gum disease
Why prevention is cheaper than restoration when it comes to gum diseasePrevention is key for your overall health—and your pocketbook.
Can estrogen therapy lead to healthier teeth and gums?
Can estrogen therapy lead to healthier teeth and gums?A new study finds links between estrogen therapy and reducing tooth and gum diseases in postmenopausal women.
7 MORE of the scariest medical conditions with links to oral healthPoor oral health, gum disease and endentulism have all been linked by researchers to life-threatening conditions.
New coverage for periodontal medicament carrier D5994
New coverage for periodontal medicament carrier D5994Insurance companies announce new options for coverage.