Effects of Oral Health on the Whole Body - Overman Family Dentistry
Effects of Oral Health on the Whole Body - Overman Family Dentistry

Effects of Oral Health on the Whole Body

Overman Family Dentistry desires for their patients to know and understand the importance of oral health and the role it plays in whole body health.  Recognizing the value of taking care of your teeth is the first step in having good oral health. 

 

"The relationship between periodontal (gum) disease and chronic medical conditions continues to be confirmed through scientific research. Periodontal disease is a chronic bacterial infection that causes inflammation that can worsen medical conditions such as diabetes, asthma, heart disease and stroke."   -Delta Dental

 

Below are a few resources to help you understand the direct correlation of oral health and whole body health. 
Be informed.  Be healthy. 

Scientific America presents Oral and Whole Body Health
Northeast Delta Dental

 

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