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Dental News September 1, 2013

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Women urged to maintain periodontal health during pregnancy When a woman becomes pregnant, she knows it is important to maintain a healthy lifestyle to ensure both the health of herself and the health of her baby. New clinical recommendations from the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) and the Eurpean Federation of Periodontology (EFP) urge pregnant [...]

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Dental News August 25, 2013

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HPV infection linked to poor oral health, say cancer prevention researchers Infection with oral human papillomavirus (HPV) – a main cause of throat cancer – could be linked to poor oral health, including gum disease, according to a study published in the journal Cancer Prevention Research… Lactobacillus reuteri Prodentis improves periodontal treatment A double-blind, placebo-controlled [...]

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Dental News August 18, 2013

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Colorectal cancer may be triggered by mouth bacteria Two new studies published this week suggest that a type of gut bacteria found in the mouth may trigger colorectal cancer by influencing the immune response and switching on cancer genes. The researchers believe their findings may lead to more timely and improved ways of diagnosing, preventing, [...]

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Dental News August 11, 2013

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Results from large international clinical trials provide dentists and patients with a new level of confidence in dental implants Results from two of the largest international clinical studies performed to date with dental implants have just been published and demonstrate excellent clinical performance. Together, the studies have evaluated more than one thousand Straumann Bone Level [...]

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Dental News August 4, 2013

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Alzheimer’s disease linked to poor dental health A study has found that people with poor oral hygiene or gum disease could be at higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s compared with those who have healthy teeth. Researchers from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in the UK, discovered the presence of a bacterium called Porphyromonas gingivalis [...]

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Dental News July 28, 2013

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Modern dentistry may benefit from discovery of an evolutionary compromise for long tooth preservation Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, and the Senckenberg Research Institute in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, have conducted stress analyses on gorilla teeth of differing wear stages. Their findings show that different features of the [...]

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Dental News July 21, 2013

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‘Recognition And Response In Child Protection’ Course To Be Offered To Specialist Paediatric Dentists, UK A child protection course highly regarded by paediatricians and A&E doctors is to be offered to specialist paediatric dentists in order to help them identify children at risk of abuse…

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