Monthly Archives: November 2016

Are Gum Disease and Dementia Related?

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According to a recent study in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, there is a chance people with poor oral hygiene or elevated gum (or periodontal) disease could possibly be at greater risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. At my Sacramento dental office, we always stress the importance of keeping teeth and gums healthy because… Read more »