Teeth and gums reveal the inside story of your overall health
from NewsCore via Times Herald-Record
While an old saying advises that "the eyes are the window to the soul," modern dental research says the mouth provides an even better view of the body as a whole. Some of the earliest signs of diabetes, cancer, immune disorders, hormone imbalances and drug issues show up in the gums, teeth and tongue long before a patient knows anything is wrong. And there's growing evidence that oral health problems, particularly gum disease, raise the risk of some illnesses.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063