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Gum Health Day 2022 Focuses on Gum Disease Prevention and Treatment

“Treat your gums” is the slogan for Gum Health Day 2022, a worldwide awareness...

Evidence Grows for Vaping’s Role in Gum Disease

A series of new studies by researchers at NYU College of Dentistry highlights how...

Better Gum Disease Prevention Could Save Billions in Healthcare Costs

More effective prevention of gum disease could save billions in healthcare costs and lead...

Another Study Confirms Link Between Alzheimer’s and Gum Disease

Researchers at the University Medical Center Greifswald have confirmed the results of a previous...

Gum Disease Linked to COVID-19 Complications

COVID-19 patients are at least three times more likely to experience complications if they...

P Gingivalis Borrows Growth Molecules from V Parvula to Cause Gum Disease

Otherwise harmless bacteria such as Veillonella parvula help Porphyromonas gingivalis multiply and cause gum...

Patients With Gum Disease Should Be Educated About Their Cardiovascular Risks Too

Patients with gum disease should be told that they have a higher risk of...

EFP Releases Evidence-Based Gum Disease Treatment Guidelines

The European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) has published the first evidence-based treatment guidelines for...

Gum Disease Associated With Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia

Gum disease may be associated with mild cognitive impairment and dementia 20 years later,...

Rapamycin Fights Gum Disease and Spurs Bone Growth in Older Mice

A drug that has life-extending effects on mice also reverses age-related dental problems in...