periodontal disease

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.
The top 10 dental discoveries of 2016We take a look at some of the most interesting and engaging dental studies and discoveries from 2016.
Study finds getting high will kill your smile
Study finds getting high will kill your smileGetting high may mean new lows for dental health: A recent study has found that cannabis users suffer from higher rates of periodontal disease than their weed-free peers.
Link discovered between oral health and low testosterone in men
Link discovered between oral health and low testosterone in menA new study found a surprising link between periodontal disease and testosterone levels.