Dental Associations urge regular oral cancer examinations for early detection
Recent Press Releases
Monday, April 1, 2013
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Whether it’s the smoldering smirk of Ian Somerhalder or the infectious grin of Sophia Vergara, when most people think about a healthy smile, they picture straight, white teeth. Many never stop to consider the health of the gums and bone supporting those teeth that allow for a beautiful smile.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
A new study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine found that men in their 30s who had severe periodontal disease were three times more likely to suffer from erection problems.
Friday, November 30, 2012
A large body of research has focused on the role periodontal health plays in systemic health and specifically, how periodontal disease may be related to other conditions.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show high prevalence of periodontal disease in the U.S. population; American Academy of Periodontology encourages yearly comprehensive periodontal evaluations to assess for disease.