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Dental Health

Brushing and Flossing Could Reduce Your Risk of This Cancer

Have you tended to your teeth today? Here’s how to improve your mouth health and lower your risk of liver cancer.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Link Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Dental Health

Studies suggest RA and periodontal disease could be triggered by the same specific bacteria. Here’s why that matters.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Complex Relationship Between Periodontal Disease and RA

If you have rheumatoid arthritis, you may also experience dental problems. Here's what you should know about the connection.

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GERD

Can Front Tooth Pain be Related to acid Reflux?

Question Asked by TRACEY DANA Is Tooth Pain Ever Related To Acid Reflux, Esp. The Front Teeth I DO HAVE ACID REFLUX, IT IS PRETTY BAD, I AM SCHEDULED FOR AN ENDOSCOPY. IS TOOTH PAIN EVER RELATED TO THIS DISEASE, IT IS MOSTLY MY FRONT TEETH, BUT SOMED...

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Heart Health

For a Healthy Heart, Brush Your Teeth

Brushing your teeth twice a day—and flossing!—may do more for your body than just brighten your smile.

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Food & Nutrition

Can Activated Charcoal Treat Your Chronic Condition?

Find out if the claims that activated charcoal can combat digestive issues, high cholesterol, and skin problems are true.

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Dental Health

From Your Mouth to Your Brain: The Gum Disease-Dementia Link

People with chronic periodontitis that can lead to tooth loss have a 6 percent higher risk of dementia than people who don’t have gum disease.

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Thyroid Health

How Your Teeth Are Affected By Your Thyroid

Do you ever wonder why your dentist may ask you if you have thyroid disease? (If they don’t, they should be.) These are the dental treatments and procedures that can have a negative impact on your thyroid.