Oral Health and Your Body
For more than 20 years, scientists have been discovering how a person’s oral health is related to overall body health.
Your dentist examines your mouth for indicators of systemic issues so if any exist, we can address them early.
Exploring the Links Between Oral Health and Body Health
Poor oral health has been linked to diabetes, low birth weight pre-term babies, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis and Alzheimer’s, heart disease and other issues.Review these topical areas to learn more about the links between oral and systemic health, or go to our Lobby Learning apps for a custom, interactive experience.