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Unfit men are at greater risk of periodontitis

A number of studies have suggested a potential association between gum disease and systemic diseases such as diabetes and atherosclerosis, indicating that oral health can affect the entire human body. Now, new research from Germany has provided additional evidence of...

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Dementia and oral health — caregiving tips

Oral hygiene may be overlooked by older adults with dementia-related conditions or their caregivers, the Alzheimer’s Association reminds us during National Alzheimer’s Disease and Awareness Month and Family Caregivers Month. This year marks the 30th anniversary of...

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Tips on How to Protect Your Teeth

Your body cannot grow more permanent teeth, so it is important to protect them. Make sure to eat properly, wear a mouth guard if you play sports or grind your teeth, and use care if you get oral piercings. Your teeth are strong, but they – and your mouth in general –...

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New biomarker for oral cancer found

In collaboration with a team of international researchers, scientists at the University of Toronto have identified a protein that could help predict whether a patient is at risk of developing oral cancer. They hope that their findings will contribute to an early and...

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Clinical study on cracked teeth to commence

Over the course of four years, a team of researchers from the Oregon Health and Science University's School of Dentistry will be investigating cracked teeth to gain greater insight into the consequences of damaged dental structure and to make recommendations about...

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