Posts Tagged ‘ Gum Disease ’

Blueberry Extract Could Help Fight Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious problem that affects many people all over the world. If not controlled, gum disease can cause numerous problems, including the loss of teeth. Dentists can treat gum disease and good dental hygiene can help control it as well. A new study shows that blueberry extract could also help fight gum… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 3 2015

Treating Gum Disease Can Prevent Prostate Inflammation

Dentists and doctors have been warning patients for years about the link between gum disease and other health problems. Studies have found that treating gum disease can help avoid other illnesses, including prostate inflammation. “This study shows that if we treat the gum disease, it can improve the symptoms of prostatitis and the quality of… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 8 2015

Study Finds Connection Between Mouth Disease And Heart Disease

If needed another reason to avoid gum and mouth disease, a recent study shows that people with gum and mouth disease are much more likely to suffer from heart disease as well. Bacterial infections cause mouth diseases and inflammation and if they are not treated, the disease could weaken or affect the heart. The study… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 27 2015

Avoiding Gum Disease

Gum disease (also called “periodontal disease”) is one of the most common dental health problems that patients encounter. If you have noticed your gums bleeding when you brush or floss, you should take steps now to minimize this problem before your condition doesn’t become worse. If gum disease reaches an advanced stage without being treated,… Read More »

  • Posted on: Feb 24 2015