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Feb 2018

Gum disease and the link to systemic disease

Relationship between gum disease and systemic diseases Extraordinary progress is being made in understanding the close relationship between gum disease and general health. There is increasing evidence showing that oral health conditions such as gingivitis and periodontal disease negatively affects systemic health and increases the risk of diseases, such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, pulmonary disease and may also cause complications in pregnancy. Over recent years it has become clea… READ MORE
Mar 2016

Spring Clean

Spring is finally arriving and hopefully the end of the wet, miserable weather (we can only hope). With Spring traditionally associated with cleaning ones home, why not start a Spring clean of your mouth? Did you know there are more bacteria present in your mouth than the entire population of earth? Did you know gum disease is strongly associated with systemic disease such as stroke, diabetes and heart problems? Are you aware that gum disease can be, in the main, reversed and stabilised? Why wait, book… READ MORE


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