Gingivitis linked to early heart disease in young adults

Gingivitis linked to early heart disease in young adults

If you have puffy, reddish tender gums that bleed easily when you brush your teeth, you may have gingivitis. Chronic gingivitis is fairly common and often ignored. However, the Australian Dental Association (ADA) recently highlighted a University of Sydney study that...
Why are mouthwashes essential for a healthy mouth?

Why are mouthwashes essential for a healthy mouth?

Regardless of how well you brush your teeth and gumline, pathogenic oral bacteria – the type that cause tooth decay, cavities and gum disease – just keep coming back day after day. That’s because, no matter how good your toothbrush or brushing...
Poor oral health increase liver cancer risk by 75%

Poor oral health increase liver cancer risk by 75%

  Poor oral health and oral disease has been linked to a number of chronic diseases including heart disease, stroke, Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes. And if that wasn’t enough, now researchers from Queen’s Hospital Belfast have found a link between poor oral...