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Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy

Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy

Salivary biomarkers of existing periodontal disease

Salivary biomarkers of existing periodontal disease

Link between bacteria found in the mouth and the amniotic fluid of a woman in preterm labor

Link between bacteria found in the mouth and the amniotic fluid of a woman in preterm labor

High levels of a salivary protein IL-1-beta associated with increased bone loss

High levels of a salivary protein IL-1-beta associated with increased bone loss

RvE1 protects from inflammation and bone loss in experimental periodontitis

RvE1 protects from inflammation and bone loss in experimental periodontitis

Early periodontal treatment leads to lower medical costs

Early periodontal treatment leads to lower medical costs

Relationship between periodonta treatment and overall cost of care for several diseases

Relationship between periodonta treatment and overall cost of care for several diseases

Smoking increases risk for root canal treatment

Smoking increases risk for root canal treatment

Relationship between periodontal disease, obesity and insulin

Relationship between periodontal disease, obesity and insulin

Atherosclerosis MAY be a result of bacteria from gum infection entering the bloodstream

Atherosclerosis MAY be a result of bacteria from gum infection entering the bloodstream

Gum destruction can start in diabetic children as young as six years old

Gum destruction can start in diabetic children as young as six years old

Chronic periodontal infection increases risk of preeclampsia in pregnant women

Chronic periodontal infection increases risk of preeclampsia in pregnant women

Treating gum disease may reduce heart problems

Treating gum disease may reduce heart problems

Risedronate prevents bone loss and periodontal disease

Risedronate prevents bone loss and periodontal disease

Significant association between gingivitis and preterm birth

Significant association between gingivitis and preterm birth

Smoking a hookah can damage teeth

Smoking a hookah can damage teeth

Nine risk indicators for periodontal disease

Nine risk indicators for periodontal disease

Daylight savings changes may help extend the life and health of people's teeth and bones

Daylight savings changes may help extend the life and health of people's teeth and bones

Periodontal disease develops much earlier than dentists and other health professionals thought

Periodontal disease develops much earlier than dentists and other health professionals thought

Heart healthy habits are good for oral health

Heart healthy habits are good for oral health