Proper Dental Care Could Help Your Blood Pressure

teeth, health , smile, dentistResearch shows that there are more reasons than ever before to see your dentist at least twice a year. Gum disease may be linked to problems with blood pressure. What have recent studies uncovered?

– Those diagnosed with gum disease may not derive as much benefit from blood pressure medications.

– Regular dental cleanings and good oral hygiene can prevent gum disease.

“Researchers reviewed medical and dental records of more than 3,600 people diagnosed with high blood pressure.”

Read this link to appreciate the reasons to care for your teeth and gums: