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POOR ORAL HEALTH AND DIABETES

KRIENS, Switzerland:Diabetes is the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States. What goes relatively unnoticed, however, are their respective relationships with oral health. Periodontitis and diabetes tend to exacerbate one another. Type 2 diabetes is also related to the general inflammatory reaction caused by bacteria associated with periodontitis. Such inflammation can negatively affect the […]

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ONE IN THREE CLEANS TEETH ONLY FOR AESTHETIC REASONS

Eight out of ten Germans clean their teeth properly. However, for many people it is less the fear of the drill that makes them use the toothbrush. More than every third person cares for tooth brushing just to look good. In the age group of the 18- to 34-year-olds, the aesthetic aspect was the most […]

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CURAPROX BLACK IS WHITE – CHEW IT!

Health begins in the mouth—and not just health: a lifestyle, freshness and beauty has its roots in an open, confident smile. That’s what CURAPROX, the oral hygiene brand from Switzerland company Curaden, stands for. Brand-new on the German market is its Black Is White chewing gum. Black, subtly citrusy and minty, this effective whitening product […]

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ONE IN THREE CLEANS TEETH ONLY FOR AESTHETIC REASONS

Eight out of ten Germans clean their teeth properly. However, for many people it is less the fear of the drill that makes them use the toothbrush. More than one in every three people brush their teeth just to look good. In the age group of the 18- to 34-year-olds, the aesthetic aspect was the […]

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PLAQUE LINKED TO HEART DISEASE

Oral bacteria that escape into the bloodstream are able to cause blood clots and trigger a life-threatening inflammation of the heart valves, researchers from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and the University of Bristol have discovered. Streptococcus gordonii is a common inhabitant of the mouth and contributes to plaque that forms on […]

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