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The Connection Between Gum Health and Heart Health

Cardiovascular disease is known as the leading killer among men and women in the United States. As such, cardiovascular disease has taken the public spotlight as a serious health issue. What many do not know, however, is that cardiovascular health can be impacted by oral health. Specifically, researchers have found that gum disease significantly increases one’s chances of developing a heart condition. For more information on the relationship between gum disease and heart disease, as well as the studies that show the relationship, visit this article by the American Academy of Periodontology.
http://www.perio.org/consumer/perio_cardio.htm

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