The Correlation Between Diabetes and Your Oral Health

According to the American Diabetes Association, nearly 30 million Americans who have diabetes are surprised to learn about an association and increased occurrence of gum disease due to diabetes and vice versa. This two-way street could mean serious health problems. What is Diabetes? Diabetes mellitus is a disease that occurs when your body’s ability to…

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How Diabetes Can Affect Your Oral Health

May 9, 2014 It is extremely important for diabetics to practice good oral hygiene, especially individuals with type 2 diabetes. In a controlled study Elsevier Science Ireland have concluded that individuals with type 2 diabetes are found to exhibit poor oral health. People with diabetes are more susceptible to bacterial infection, which puts them at…

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