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Houston TX Periodontist | 5 Diseases Linked to Poor Gum Health

Houston TX Periodontist | 5 Diseases Linked to Poor Gum Health

Poor oral health is usually linked with bad breath, and rightfully so.  But as it turns out, keeping your gums healthy helps lower your risk for many diseases, including the following: Arthritis: Periodontal (gum) disease is an inflammatory disorder where the gums become inflamed and the immune system starts to attack its own tissues.  This …

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Houston TX Periodontist | Periodontal disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Houston TX Periodontist | Periodontal disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Periodontal disease, or gum disease, and Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) are a systemic inflammatory disorder, which is how they have a connection. Both diseases frustrate the immune system and attacks its own tissues, eventually leading to tooth loss and pain of joints. Learn about the connection and what you can do to protect your overall health. …

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