Associate having periodontitis with a higher probability of hypertensi

A systematic review of 81 studies has found a strong relationship between gum disease - called periodontitis - and an increase of up to 49% in the risk of developing hypertension.

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They discover a way to regenerate the roots of the teeth

An epigenetic change - those produced by the interaction of genes with the environment - that influences the development of teeth, could allow dentists to regenerate dental roots.

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Keys to the oral health of the elderly

Specialists from the Ministry of Health, recommended self-care as a means to maintain the integrity of the oral cavity and a visit to the dental doctor every six months.

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Consumption of fluoridated salt reduces tooth decay

Due to this high incidence of caries in the population, specialist in oral health, recommended the consumption of fluoridated salt in meals.

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Associate poor oral health with fertility problems

Research ensures that oral health affects fertility. Fertilization of women with diseases or problems in the gums or teeth may be affected.

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