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    Tongue Microbiome & Pancreatic Cancer

    Diagnosing pancreatic cancer early could help fast-track a person's access to adequate treatment and boost the likelihood of a positive outcome. In a recent study, a team of researchers from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China has investigated how the human tongue microbiota could act as a diagnostic tool for pancreatic cancer.

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    Does poor oral health impact brain function?

    Oral health can be a surprisingly good indicator of a person's well-being. Not only can oral diseases reduce a person's quality of life, but they can also increase the risk of other serious conditions. Perceived stress may detrimentally impact oral health which, in turn, may lead to cognitive decline among specific elderly communities, according to two new studies.

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    Dr. Pamela MacPherson : Center For Dental Restorations

    Dr. MacPherson has been voted and listed as San Diego’s Top Dentists every year since 2013. She cherishes this title bestowed on her by her peers in the dental community. She also experiences pride in the fact that more than 99% of her patients recommend her to their family and friends.

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    TLC For Smiles Granada Hills

    At this Granada Hills dental office, TLC for Smiles provides its customers with Tender Loving Care. TLC for Smiles specializes in children’s dentistry and orthodontics for people of all ages. In fact, TLC for Smiles is the top 1% of the nation’s providers of Invisalign for adults, teens and kids.

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    Tips for Choosing the Right Dentist

    A credentialed, skillful, and experienced dentist can be the difference between a successful dental procedure and a costly oral health disaster. Be it infected gums, missing teeth, or complex oral surgery, a capable dentist specialist will diagnose it properly, choose the right treatment, and successfully carry out the procedure to ensure your long-term dental health and emotional poise: quite possibly, at an affordable cost.

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    Can Dentists Grow Back Your Tooth Enamel?

    The first thing people observe when you smile is your teeth, and healthy pearly whites ensure a great smile. According to many dental care professionals, the best way to maintain that glint in your teeth is to take proper care of your teeth’s enamel.

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    Mira Mesa dentist facing criminal charges

    Mira Mesa - A Mira Mesa dentist is facing criminal charges for fraudulently billing multiple insurance companies a staggering total of $592,550 for root canals she allegedly never actually performed.

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    Depressed And Lonely Dental Patients

    Very few private dental practices offer to address specific mental anxieties of their patients who also happen to be their dental patients. Dental offices often address dental anxiety, but not many dentists respond to the particular psychological issues a patient may be dealing during a dental visit.

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    Oral Hygiene Maintenance and Alzheimer’s

    Researcher Piotr Mydel, at the Broegelmanns Research Laboratory in the Department of Clinical Science at the University of Bergen (UiB), describing the connection, said, "We discovered DNA-based proof that the bacteria causing gingivitis can move from the mouth to the brain," reported Science Daily.

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    The Unanticipated Consequences Of Gum Disease

    The latest research suggests that gum disease, a common and discomforting disease, is so much more than just that. Mounting evidence points to the many unrelated health problems caused by gum disease bacteria. Maintaining your oral health is, therefore, not only vital for your oral health but also general health.