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  1. Dr. David Edelson Expands Patient Service Area, Now Offers Hartford,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    Dr. David Edelson now offers the LANAP protocol, which is a minimally invasive laser gum surgery, to people who need treatment for gum disease in Hartford, CT. This procedure helps mitigate various health risks associated with gum disease, such as tooth and bone density loss, while providing patients with a low likelihood of adverse side effects.

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  2. The connection between mouth bacteria and inflammation in heart diseaseRead the original story

    Friday | Medical News Today

    ... mouth - that we all co-exist with. The most common oral infections are cavities and periodontal diseases such as gingivitis and periodontitis , which are chronic inflammatory diseases that slowly and steadily destroy the supporting structures of ...

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  3. Tooth cavities increase heart disease riskRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    ... linked to cardiovascular diseases. The most common oral infections are cavities and periodontal diseases such as gingivitis and periodontitis, which are chronic inflammatory diseases that slowly and steadily destroy the supporting structures of ...

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  4. Santa Monica, CA Residents Now Provided Access to Minimally Invasive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    Dr. David Peto announces that patients with gum disease in Santa Monica, CA, can now receive the LANAP protocol from his practice. This highly acclaimed laser gum disease treatment is now a preferred option for patients who are worried about the swelling and bleeding often associated with periodontal disease treatment.

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  5. 'Plaque Bank' launches a new model for noninvasive disease prediction, treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Scraped from the gums, teeth and tongue in the form of plaque, the researchers behind Canada's first plaque bank are betting that the bacterial content of plaque will open up a new frontier of medicine. By collecting and analyzing plaque samples gathered from the fecund bacterial environment of the mouth, researchers at the newly formed Oral Microbiome and Metagenomics Research Lab at the Faculty of Dentistry argue that plaque can be used can be used to predict, identify and even treat disease.

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  6. Brush Your Teeth To Save Your Heart: Oral Infections Increase Inflammation In Cardiovascular DiseaseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Medical Daily

    ... your risk of cardiovascular disease and inflammation. Oral infections like cavities and periodontal diseases (gingivitis, periodontitis) are the most common diseases among humans, and they are all chronic inflammatory diseases. Past research has ...

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  7. Brush your teeth regularly to avoid a heart attack later in lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... to new preventive and treatment approaches." The most common infections are cavities and gum diseases such as gingivitis and periodontitis which are chronic inflammatory diseases that slowly and steadily destroy the supporting structures of teeth. ...

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  8. Mass. researchers prove curing gum disease lowers heart attack riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Business Journal

    Hatice Hasturk, an associate member of Forsyth's Department of Applied Oral Sciences and director of Forsyth's Center for Clinical and Translational Research In a recent study published by the American Heart Association , scientists at the Forsyth Institute and Boston University saw that treating gum disease in large animals helped mitigate the hardening of arterial walls in cardiovascular disease and lowered the risk of heart attack. The findings are proof of a long-suspected connection between the two diseases, and is the first time researchers have shown that taming inflammation in the gums can also tame inflammation in the artery walls.

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  9. Dental Health Pictures Slideshow: Common Problems and ProceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | MedicineNet

    ... anti-inflammatory medications like ibuprofen may be used to treat pain and decrease swelling. Gum disease (gingivitis) is inflammation of the gums. It is caused by plaque-containing bacteria that build up on the teeth. Gum disease may cause painful, ...

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  10. Apr 15,Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Coast News

    Dr. Shishir Shah of Sun Smile Dental recently took some time to address eight common dental myths and explain how what you might think is true is actually not. "Technically, cavities are caused by carbohydrates interacting with bacteria on your teeth to create acid byproducts," Dr. Shah said.

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  11. Study details how gum disease treatment can prevent heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new study from the Forsyth Institute is helping to shed more light on the important connection between the mouth and heart. According to research recently published online by the American Heart Association, scientists at Forsyth and Boston University have demonstrated that using an oral topical remedy to reduce inflammation associated with periodontitis, more commonly known as gum disease, also results in the prevention of vascular inflammation and can lower the risk of heart attack.

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  12. Miles for Smiles road race to support dental health projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Bangor Daily News

    Miles for Smiles 5K walk/run and 1-mile fun run road race to support dental health projects with Healthy Acadia will be held Saturday, May 9, starting from Dental Associates, 325 Main St. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the race events begin at 9 a.m. The cost is $15 for the 5K walk/run, and $5 for the fun run. "We are excited to host the second annual "Miles for Smiles" road race to raise awareness about the importance of dental health and to support increased access and education throughout the region," stated Dr. Wendy Alpaugh, dentist at Island Dental Center.

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  13. The importance of regular dental check-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | InsideHalton.com

    You may wonder why regular dental check-ups are so important and just what your dentist is checking during these visits. Dr. Branko Radisic Dental , with offices in Milton and Mississauga, explains the importance of these regular check-ups.

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  14. How Recycled Bars Of Soap Could Help Prevent Illnesses In Developing CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Switched

    It began about seven years ago as a tiny operation with a few friends and family in a single-car garage in Orlando, Florida, where they used meat grinders, potato peelers and cookers to recycle used soap into fresh bars. The nonprofit initiative, now called Clean the World, has since grown to include industrial recycling facilities in Las Vegas, Orlando and Hong Kong, cities where hotels are plentiful and used bars of soap can be gathered easily by the thousands.

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  15. PetseerA's Pet Breath Freshener For Dog Teeth Cleaning, Helps Prevent Halitosis And Gum Problems.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Emailwire.com

    Petseer, a pet supply manufacturing company has introduced another premium product for dog teeth cleaning - the Pet Breath Freshener. The idea of making the freshener has been brought to action when the company was aware of the increasing number of dogs Beaverton, Oregon -- A manufacturing company for pet supplies called Petseer, has been providing high-quality products and services to both of their online and offline customers for the past years.

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  16. Dr. Meghna Dassani Welcomes in Revolutionary Treatment for Receding Gums at Houston, TX PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | PRWeb

    Meghna Dassani, DMD, announces her certification to perform the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique . Residents of Houston, TX, with receding gums can undergo this minimally invasive treatment and experience immediate benefits without the trauma of traditional oral surgery.

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  17. Catonsville, MD Periodontist, Dr. Ari Moskowitz Extends Laser Gum...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | PRWeb

    Patients in need of gum disease treatment can now go straight to a periodontist in Catonsville, MD, without waiting for a referral. Dr. Ari Moskowitz of Baltimore Periodontics Lasers & Dental Implants performs a groundbreaking laser treatment called the LANAP protocol.

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  18. Dr. Joseph R. Nemeth Increases Patient Service Area, Now Offers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | PRWeb

    Those suffering from receding gums in Birmingham, MI, now have access to a periodontal practice that specializes in gum problems. Detroit Periodontist, Dr. Joseph R. Nemeth, D.D.S. & Associates is reaching out to patients with sensitive teeth, using a minimally invasive solution called the Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique .

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  19. Breathometer tracks your stinky breath and tells if you if you're not drinking enough waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Mirror.co.uk

    Worried about your bad breath? This little gadget will tell you if you need some chewing gum or if you're just being paranoid The Breathometer Mint is a tiny gadget that takes a sample of your breath and will tell you if it stinks . It also measures whether you are sufficiently hydrated.

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  20. Periodontal Disease and PregnancyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | PR Log

    ... health. One of the potential health problems associated with these hormonal changes is an increased risk for gingivitis, or inflammation of the gums. Untreated gingivitis can lead to more serious dental problems, including periodontal disease and ...

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