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Gum Disease in Pregnancy Linked to Premature Low-Weight Babies

Although it may seem improbable, infection in the gums of a pregnant woman may lead to a more than sevenfold increase in her risk of delivering a premature baby…


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Oral Hygiene May Help More Than Teeth and Gums

Your dental health may be a sign not only of how diligently you brush and floss but also of your risk of stroke and heart disease.


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Gum Disease Linked with Premature Births

In recent years, dentists and doctors have begun to understand how periodontitis — gum disease — does more than cause big bills at the dentist’s office.


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Pounds Weigh Heavy on Gums

Young people who are obese are much more likely to suffer from gum disease than young people of normal weight, a new study says.


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More Research Data for the LANAP® Protocol

CERRITOS, CA — The results of an independent nine-month en-bloc human histological study of the LANAP® protocol will be revealed…


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Hollywood Star Patrick Swayze, Count Basie, Luciano Pavarotti, Tiger Woods’ Father, Earl Woods Died of Pancreatic Cancer

CERRITOS, CA — A 16-year Harvard Medical School study of 51,000 men reported that “men with severe periodontal disease…


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