Dr Mehta Family Dental

Gentle Hands. Bright Smiles

Link found between pancreatic cancer and gum disease

Bacteria found in gum disaese have also been found in pancreatic cancer lesions, causing concerns that these bacteria from a diseased mouth may be a contrbuting factor.  

Recommendation: flossing and brushing regularly to prevent and control gum disease. 

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