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6 01, 2016

Diabetes and Dentistry

2016-01-06T10:55:42-06:00Dental Health, dentures, Diabetes|

Diabetes is a growing epidemic in the United States. Unfortunately, this deadly disease has been affecting people of all ages and demographics in the recent years. Additionally, studies show that the rate of diabetes is rising at a frightening rate. This condition directly impacts the cardiovascular and neurologic systems of [...]

5 06, 2013

Dental Health: More Than Just Your Teeth

2013-06-05T07:16:04-06:00Dental Health, Heart Health, Oral Health, Periodontal, periodontist|

The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), in collaboration with the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP), recently published a series of consensus reports that analyzed the scientific evidence linking periodontal disease, specifically periodontitis, to other systemic diseases, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and adverse pregnancy outcomes. These reports conclude the following important [...]