Posts Tagged: heart disease

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6 Ways Brushing Effects Your Health (Excluding Your Teeth)

Did you know that maintaining proper oral health can affect the rest of your body? It’s true! Brushing your teeth has a bigger effect than you may have previously thought. Here are 6 ways brushing regularly can affect your health. Heart Disease & Stroke Research has shown that poor oral health and propensity for heart… Read more

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Is Heart Disease Linked to Gum Disease?

Heart Disease is the leading cause of death in the United States with 600,000 deaths attributed to heart attacks and strokes.  There are several ways to prevent heart disease through the use of prescription medications, healthy diets, and regular exercise. But did you know that a number of different studies have indicated gum disease can… Read more