Your guide to gum disease symptoms, heart disease
from Round Town News
Excellent oral hygiene could prevent heart attacks by stopping dangerous bacteria entering the bloodstream, a British study shows. The sheer number of bacteria that can live in an unhealthy mouth -- more than 700 strains -- increases the risk of heart disease, regardless of how fit a person is. Evidence is developing that links the oral bacteria of gum disease and chronic teeth infections to increased incidence of heart disease.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063