USA, December 5, 2013 - There is increasing evidence that the combination of eating bad food and poor oral health result in a higher risk of cardiovascular disease.
UK, November 24, 2013 - New research suggests cleaning your teeth can help you breathe easy, after adults with gum disease were five times more likely to develop asthma.
USA, November 12, 2013 - A drug currently used to treat intestinal worms could protect people from periodontitis, an advanced gum disease, which untreated can erode the structures - including bone - that hold the teeth in the jaw.
USA, October 3, 2013 - See your dentist to prevent a heart attack? Recently, the research journals and popular press have been pointing to a connection between oral health and hygiene and cardiovascular risk.
UK, September 25, 2013 - After looking at pictures of dental treatment scenes, researchers discovered that female patients scared of the dentist were six times more likely to be disgusted with what they saw, compared with non-dental phobic women.
A new study from the University of Central Lancashire School of Medicine and Dentistry suggests that poor dental health and gum disease may be connected to Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
USA, August 28, 2013 - It may be a good thing to drink more tea.
UK, August 25, 2013 - A sexually transmitted virus has been linked to a number of oral health problems, according to new research.