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First comprehensive database of microorganisms known to live in the mouth

First comprehensive database of microorganisms known to live in the mouth

Researchers find evidence of periodontal disease leading to gestational diabetes

Researchers find evidence of periodontal disease leading to gestational diabetes

Regular use of marijuana increases risk for gum disease

Regular use of marijuana increases risk for gum disease

The relationship between periodontal disease and systemic health

The relationship between periodontal disease and systemic health

Take care of your teeth and gums for a healthy heart

Take care of your teeth and gums for a healthy heart

Effect of periodontal diseases on medical and dental costs

Effect of periodontal diseases on medical and dental costs

Tooth loss may predict the development of dementia

Tooth loss may predict the development of dementia

Link found between a lack of vitamin D and pre-eclampsia

Link found between a lack of vitamin D and pre-eclampsia

Bacteria from mouth found in the amniotic fluid of some pregnant women

Bacteria from mouth found in the amniotic fluid of some pregnant women

Women infected with bacteria known to cause periodontal disease more likely to have more severe oral bone loss

Women infected with bacteria known to cause periodontal disease more likely to have more severe oral bone loss

Periodontal diseases are a threat to women of all ages

Periodontal diseases are a threat to women of all ages

Factors that have the most impact on gum health

Factors that have the most impact on gum health

Molecule that destroys bone also protects it

Molecule that destroys bone also protects it

Psychological interventions to improve adherence to oral hygiene instructions in adults with periodontal diseases

Psychological interventions to improve adherence to oral hygiene instructions in adults with periodontal diseases

Heart study observes 20th year in Forsyth County

Heart study observes 20th year in Forsyth County

Handheld instrument assesses dental disease in minutes

Handheld instrument assesses dental disease in minutes

Impact of secondhand smoke on periodontitis

Impact of secondhand smoke on periodontitis

Link between common lifestyle factors, immune system and cancer

Link between common lifestyle factors, immune system and cancer

New smart anti-microbial approach to preventing tooth decay

New smart anti-microbial approach to preventing tooth decay

Microbes could represent the future of medicine

Microbes could represent the future of medicine