Connection Between Alzheimer’s Disease & Chronic Gum Disease

September 3, 2017

Senior woman and care giver sitting outdoorsYou may have heard a dentist or physician mention the “mouth body connection” or “oral systemic link.” There are lots of terms floating around to describe a variety of recent discoveries in medical and dental research. The bottom line, researchers are finding that patients with poor oral health are much more likely to suffer from chronic illnesses like diabetes and heart disease. Researchers at Taiwan’s Chung Shan Medical Research University have further linked advanced gum disease, periodontitis, to an increase in Alzheimer’s disease cases.
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Dentist in Fayetteville is a Great Choice

March 18, 2017

Dr. Angela C. Ruff, dentist in Fayetteville, provides a wide range of oral health services. Learn why she is a great choice for all your dental needs. Would you like to enjoy kind, precise dental care in a relaxing atmosphere? Your dentist in Fayetteville, Dr. Angela C. Ruff, provides all that and more at Ascot Aesthetic Implants & Dentistry. It’s a wonderful choice for patients of all ages in the Fayetteville area.

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