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News from the 2015 American Academy for Oral Systemic Health Meeting: Part 3 – Inflammatory Burden

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Controlling the Inflammatory Burden thru Oral Health Dr. Doug Thompson spoke about the how skeptical patients can be about the need for oral care, especially related to periodontal disease, despite the fact that periodontal disease is the most common chronic … Continue reading

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News from the 2015 AAOSH Meeting: Part 2 – Nutrition

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The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH) recently gathered dental and medical professionals for their 2015 meeting which focused considerable attention on the power of diet and nutrition in chronic disease prevention. Dentists learned about diet changes that can help … Continue reading

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News from the 2015 AAOSH Meeting: Part 1 – Exercise

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The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health once again gathered together top speakers for their largest conference to date, held in Dallas September 17 – 19. The meeting, which included a tour of the nearby Cooper Clinic, focused considerable attention … Continue reading

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Bacteria: Friend or Foe?

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Bacteria is everywhere. On me. On you. On your car steering wheel. In hospitals. In fact, as Dr. Tom Nabors reported at the recent AAOSH 2014 Meeting, the human body has more than 1,000,000,000 bacterial genes. And those bacterial genes … Continue reading

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Sitting is the New Smoking

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Obesity was one of the top topics at the AAOSH (oral systemic) Scientific Session again this year. Speakers discussed the cumulative cost of obesity in America, the relationship between food, nutrition, and dentistry, the growing epidemic of childhood obesity and … Continue reading

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