Results for "Dental Health"


    • Jacqueline Russo, RN, DDS

      Professional Tooth Cleanings Linked With Lower Risk of Heart Attacks and Strokes

       Among more than 100,000 people, those who had tooth cleaning (tooth scaling) by a dentist or dental hygienist had a 24 percent lower risk of heart attack and 13 percent lower risk of stroke compared to those who had never had a dental cleaning. The participants were followed for an ave...

      Tags: Dental Health, Heart Attack Prevention