The Correlation Between Gum Disease and Alheizmer’s Disease

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GingipAIN Inhibitor for Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease (GAIN) Trial is based on a body of scientific evidence that P. gingivalis, bacteria which is most associated with degenerative gum disease, can also affect the brain and possibly lead to Alzheimer’s disease. This clinical trial determines whether the experimental oral drug Atuzaginstat is 1. safe and 2.…

5 Cavity Basics

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The desire to avoid tooth decay is one of the main reasons individuals visit their dentists Today we are going to discuss 5 things you need to know about cavities. 1. Cavities are also called caries or tooth decay. When a tooth is permanently damaged on the hard surface, tiny openings ensue. These little holes…

The Tea And Teeth Question

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What do you call a dentist who doesn’t like tea? Why, Denis, of course. Lame jokes aside, a common concern for patients is stained teeth. I’m Dr. Jessfor Baugh of The Lewisville Dentist. Today, let’s talk a little bit about a common cause of tooth staining: dark beverages including tea. Over time, tea can stain…