Saturday, October 13, 2012

The Importance of Teeth Cleanings

A recent study linked frequent teeth cleanings to a 24% lower risk of heart attack and 13% lower risk of stroke. The theory: Bacteria in your mouth may inflame blood vessels and cause plaque to form, which can lead to blockages and, in time, heart attack and stroke.

1 comment:

Snellville affordable dentist said...

Oral hygiene is very important. Without strong, healthy teeth, you may lose the ability to eat foods that you enjoy and may be forced to wear dentures in later years.