The Buzz Around Periodontitis

Periodontitis is a common buzz in media today. The main reason behind this buzz is the reports that it has some connection with erectile dysfunction. Some reports even suggest that treatment related with periodontal problem can help to treat erectile dysfunction problems. There have been studies in Turkey and China about this relation of these two problems. These studies consisted of dentist and also one control group. The standards of the experiment have been good enough and those report suggest that if one can get Read More +

Heart Health Related to Periodontal Conditions

Lately, the media launch from the American Heart Association downplayed a linkage between gum condition and heart problems such as heart stroke and also heart attack. With that cue, major media outlets such as Newsday, NPR and CBS News took their statement one step further and declared no linkage between gum and heart disease. After the flurry of exaggerated news stories, the AHA walked back their previous assertion in a second release. The revised statement recognized an association the two health problems without defining a Read More +