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The Ultimate Dental Guide all Senior Citizens Need
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The Ultimate Dental Guide all Senior Citizens Need

Maintaining good dental health is important as we age. Many people are able to keep their teeth longer than ever before these days thanks to the wonders of modern medicine. But dental problems can arise later in life if proper care and maintenance is not maintained. While gum disease and tooth loss can be common…

How diabetes can lead to gum disease
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How diabetes can lead to gum disease

By: Dr. Muhammad Saad Shaikh Diabetes is a serious health problem that, if not well controlled, may have many harmful health effects. In type 2 diabetes – by far the most common form – sugar (glucose) levels in the bloodstream are higher than usual. This might be because the body is not making enough of the…

How to diagnose diabetes in unaware patients
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How to diagnose diabetes in unaware patients

Research has shown that diabetes and gingivitis is directly related. According to a few experts, people with gum diseases can have difficulties in keeping their blood sugar levels under control. Others believe that it can be the other way round as well, as according to American Academy of Periodontology people with diabetes are more prone…

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