Recent research has shown an association between cognitive retention, periodontal disease and tooth loss, a link that may come unexpected to many.
The most serious health risk you could avoid by flossing regularly is periodontal disease (informally called gum disease).
There are three basic oral hygiene tips I’d encourage patients to practice in order to maintain healthy teeth.
Periodontal disease effects many Americans every year. Dr. Fitzgerald discusses periodontal disease, the risks, sign and remedies such as dental implants.