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Study Suggests Path Connecting Periodontal Disease With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exposing immune system to citrullinated bacterial proteins seen as trigger

Feb 22, 2023
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Can Chewing Sugar-Free Gum in Pregnancy Prevent Preterm Birth?

Xylitol gum use linked to lower rates of periodontitis, which has been tied to premature births

Feb 04, 2022
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Cavities in Kids Under 5; Preventing SGA Infants

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Dec 11, 2021
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Make the Diagnosis: Good That She Didn’t Ignore This

A 50-year-old woman with a long history of cigarette smoking asked her dentist about a white oral plaque that she noticed on the underside of her tongue.

Nov 08, 2021
Alzheimer's and Oral Bacteria; COVID Brain Fog and Video Games; Three MS Subtypes

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Apr 13, 2021
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More Than Ever, Healthcare Professionals Face Increased Suicide Risk

Risk factors differ from those of the general population, and many are modifiable

Jul 16, 2020
End of Life and COVID-19; DCIS Doubles Cancer Risk; Training for 'Bad News'

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May 28, 2020
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Baby Teeth May Identify ADHD

How a child metabolizes nutrients and toxins may play a role in ADHD and autism

Sep 26, 2019
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Neurosurgeon Strangles Wife; Billion-Dollar Fraud Charge; 'Sugar Daddy' Arrested

Bad Practice: a weekly roundup of clinicians accused, convicted, or under investigation

Apr 12, 2019
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Sexologist Scammer; 'Body Snatchers' Suit; Unlicensed Basement Dentist

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Mar 08, 2019
Study Quantifies Dental, Jaw Risks With Denosumab

10-year data suggest oral issues common

Feb 14, 2019
Pineapple Cancer Tx; 'Catch a Predator' Sting; Deadly Bilateral Nephrectomy?

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Feb 08, 2019
Morning Break: End to Drug Rebates? Cancer Cure Brouhaha; Taste of Victory

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Feb 01, 2019
Opioid Rx From Dentist May Up Rates of Opioid Abuse in Youth

Higher rates of use, abuse in young people who received opioid in dental setting

Dec 03, 2018
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