Many reputable organizations and news outlets have pointed out the many possible connections between oral and overall health. From diabetes and hypertension to possible strokes and Alzheimer’s disease, poor oral health can lead to other disease conditions. Equally, if you are challenged by any of these diseases, you may also find yourself with oral health issues.
Read about these possible connections at any of the following links:
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Oral Health: A Gateway to Overall Health
American Dental Association (ADA) Oral Systemic Health
Cleveland Clinic How Your Oral Health Affects Your Overall Health
Mayo Clinic – Oral health: A window to your overall health
University of Illinois The Surprising Connections Between Oral Health and Well Being