What diabetic mice can teach us about keeping teeth healthy
from The Inquirer
Along with all the other consequences of poorly managed diabetes, patients who don’t or can’t control their sugars are more likely to lose their teeth because of severe periodontitis, an irreversible gum disease that attacks the tissues and bone around the teeth. The connection has long been known. But exactly why it happens hasn’t been so well understood.
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