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Periodontal Disease & Respiratory Disease

Periodontal Disease & Respiratory Disease

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A number of different respiratory diseases are linked to periodontal disease, including pneumonia, COPD, and bronchitis.

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Periodontal Disease & Osteoporosis

Periodontal Disease & Osteoporosis

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A study conducted at the University of New York concluded that post-menopausal women who suffered from osteoporosis were 86% more likely to also develop periodontal disease.

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Periodontal Disease & Pregnancy

Periodontal Disease & Pregnancy

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Researchers have shown that periodontal disease in expectant mothers actually exposes their unborn child to many different risks; particularly if they also happen to be diabetes sufferers.

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Periodontal Disease & Diabetes

Periodontal Disease & Diabetes

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It is well documented that people who suffer from diabetes are more susceptible to developing infections than non-diabetes sufferers. It is not widely known that t periodontal disease is often considered the sixth complication of diabetes; particularly when the diabetes is not under proper control.

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Periodontal Disease: The Mouth-Body Connection

Periodontal Disease: The Mouth-Body Connection

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Research studies have shown that there is a strong association between periodontal disease and other chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, pregnancy complications and respiratory disease.

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