A growing body of dental research indicates there’s a connection between heart disease and gum health. Poor gum health puts people at greater risk of developing heart conditions.
The bacteria found in the plaque on your teeth tend to break down during brushing. As it enters the bloodstream, it can also contribute to inflammation. Oral bacteria has been discovered in fatty deposits of people with cardiovascular conditions.
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