Tag: gum disease

Gum Disease Cancer

Gum Disease May Increase Risk of Cancer

Gum disease may increase risk of esophageal and gastric cancer says latest research  People who have gum disease may have a higher risk of developing some forms of cancer, suggests a letter published in the journal Gut detailing a prospective study. Researchers found that…

Gum Disease Cognitive

Link Between Gum Disease and Cognitive Impairment

Researchers looked at dental health over a 20-year period in order to study gum disease and its effects Gum disease, especially the kind that is irreversible and causes tooth loss, may be associated with mild cognitive impairment and dementia 20 years later, according to…

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