Consequences of Gum Diseases

Summary: Gum disease has been linked to:  Heart attack, stroke, Alzheimer disease, Pancreatic cancer,  Pneumonia, Respiratory Tract Infection,Breast cancer, Diabetes Knee arthritis, Premature birth, and  low birth weight (PLBW) babies.  During my 30 years of practicing dentistry, I have developed the ability of looking at a patient’s dental … Continue reading

Gum Disease

If you have been told you have periodontal (gum) disease, you’re not alone. Many adults in the U.S. currently have some form of the disease. Periodontal diseases range from simple gum inflammation to serious disease that results in major damage to … Continue reading

Gum Disease and Pancreatic Cancer

Gum Disease and Pancreatic Cancer This article, which is written Dr. Parvin Carter DDS, MAGD, a general dentist in Redding, CA, is dicussing the link between gum disease and pancreatic cancer Gum disease, which affects more than half of all Americans, has … Continue reading

Gum Disease May Lead to Pancreatic Cancer

Gum Disease and Pancreatic Cancer This article, which is written Dr. Parvin Carter DDS, MAGD, a general dentist in Redding, CA, is dicussing the link between gum disease and pancreatic cancer Gum disease, which affects more than half of all Americans, has … Continue reading

How Does Your Dentist Determine Gum Disease?

If you have been told you have periodontal (gum) disease, you’re not alone. Many adults in the U.S. currently have some form of the disease. Periodontal diseases range from simple gum inflammation to serious disease that results in major damage … Continue reading

Dentist View on Consequences of Gum Diseases

Summary: Gum disease has been linked to:  Heart attack, stroke, Alzheimer disease, Pancreatic cancer,  Pneumonia, Respiratory Tract Infection,Breast cancer, Diabetes Knee arthritis, Premature birth, and  low birth weight (PLBW) babies.  During my 30 years of practicing dentistry, I have developed the ability of looking at a patient’s dental … Continue reading

12 Diseases and One Simple Solution

A new Gallup poll has revealed that 1 in 3 adults in the United States have not visited the dentist within the past year – a trend that has stayed mostly the same since 2008. These findings are based on … Continue reading