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Learn more about periodontal disease and ways to prevent it.

Additional information about the mouth/body connection.

The American Dental Association's multicultural workshops, American Dental Association, June 2005

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Periodontal Disease and Mortality in Type 2 Diabetes, Diabetes Care, January 2005
Related Article:
Periodontal Disease Predicts Mortality in Diabetics, Diabetes Care, Diabetes In Control, January 2005

Article:
Change in Subgingival Microbial Profiles in Adult Periodontitis Subjects Receiving Either Systematically Administered Amoxicillin or Metronidazole, Journal Of Clinical Periodontology, April 2005
Related Articles:
Adjunctive Antimicrobial Therapy of Periodontitis: Long-Term Effects on Disease Progression and Oral Colonization, Journal of Periodontology, May 2005
Periodontal Disease as a Specific, albeit Chronic, Infection: Diagnosis and Treatment, Clinical Microbiology Reviews, October 2001

Article:
Comparison of C-reactive Protein and Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Levels in the Perdition of First Cardiovascular Events, New England Journal of Medicine, November 2002
Related Articles:
C-reactive Protein Comes of Age, Nature Clinical Practice Cardiovascular Medicine, November 2004
Novel Risk Factors for Systemic Atherosclerosis, Journal of the American Medical Association, May 2001

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The Role of Panoramic Radiographs in the Medical Surveillance of a Patient at Risk for Stroke, University of Rochester Medical Center, November 2000
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Strokes: Dental X-Rays Reveal More Than Cavities, The Diabetic News, December 2004

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Dirty Teeth Can Kill You, PreventDisease.com, November 2004
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Dirty Teeth Can Kill You, U.S. Study Shows, Natural Solutions Radio, December 2004

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Dental X-rays Screen for Osteoporosis, International Journal of Prosthodontics, PubMed, September/October 1996

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Periodontal Microbiota and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness, MedPage Today, February 2005
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Periodontal Pathogens Linked to Atherosclerosis, EMedicine, September 2005

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Oral Health During Pregnancy: An Analysis of Information Collected by the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System, Journal of the American Medical Association, PubMed, July 2001
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Factors Related to Utilization of Dental Services During Pregnancy, Journal Of Clinical Periodontology, Blackwell Synergy, July 2005

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Further Evidence Reveals The Association Between Periodontal Disease and Coronary Artery Disease, Journal of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology, October 2004
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Further Evidence Reveals the Association Between Periodontal Disease and Coronary Artery Disease, Journal of Periodontology, Innovations Report, October 2004

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Relationship of Clinical Depression to Periodontal Treatment, Journal of Periodontology, American Academy of Periodontology, April 2002

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