Beyond saying 'Ah!' — What your mouth says about your health
from Mother Nature Network via The Dallas Morning News
Even if your teeth look white and pearly and have no cavities, symptoms in your mouth could spell trouble for other areas of your health. "If your eyes are a window into your soul, your mouth is a gateway into your health," says Sanda Moldovan, a periodontist in Beverly Hills, Calif. "The way I treat patients who come to me, I connect the mouth with the rest of the body because I do believe we're a unit, and we're no longer separating the two." What's going on below can directly affect the teeth, the gums and the mouth, so never ignore an oral problem. The following are some things your mouth can reveal about your health.
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