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Important periodontal research for closing your dental year

The American Academy of Periodontology circulated a good recap of recent research about oral health and its connection to systemic health.  These points are good to know, and we share them below. “Research has shown that there may be an association between periodontal disease and other chronic inflammatory conditions, such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes, […]

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Periodontal disease is more prevalent than originally estimated

The best way to avoid becoming a periodontal statistic is to make sure you’re doing an outstanding job in the oral hygiene department. This means brushing and flossing, of course, but also visiting your dentist every six months.

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