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Diabetes In The Dental Office

Diabetes In The Dental Office

5-9-16 Diabetes is estimated to affect 20 million people,but only two-thirds of these individuals are diagnosed. Studies show that diabetics are more susceptible to periodontal disease and oral infections than non diabetic patients. Some of the most common oral health problems associated with diabetes are: Gum disease. Recent research suggests that the connection between gum disease […]

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How Does Diabetes Affect Your Dental Care?

How Does Diabetes Affect Your Dental Care?

February 27th, 2015 Diabetes is a chronic disease which affects your body’s ability to process sugar.  It is estimated that up to 20 million people have diabetes, but only two-thirds of these individuals are diagnosed.  Studies show that diabetics are more susceptible to periodontal disease and oral infections than non diabetic patients.  High blood sugar […]