Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 14:20
A drug currently used to treat intestinal worms may protect people from periodontitis, an advanced gum disease.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 10:17
Ignoring the gum disease may prove detrimental and affect the health of your heart in the long run, a new study has said.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 17:36
Scientists have found that a bacteria responsible for gum disease can lead to earlier onset of arthritis and speed up the progression of the crippling condition.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 15:13
Brushing your teeth not only helps you keep a dazzling smile , but it could also stave off dementia, a new study has revealed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 13:13
A study of microbes from the human mouth has provided insight into periodontitis, a disease marked by inflammation and infection of the ligaments and bones that support the teeth.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 17:59
Obesity is a risk factor for developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and certain forms of cancer.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 17:53
A new research at the University of Adelaide has revealed strong evidence of a link between a common type of gum disease and severe arthritis.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 13, 2012, 08:57
Failing to brush your teeth properly could increase the risk of dying prematurely from cancer, researchers claim.