• Which children are at high risk for cavities?

    Tooth decay rates have declined during the last 50 years, but researchers are still looking for ways to predict which children are at high risk for cavities.

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  • Researchers find 99% correlation between blood glucose tests at dental visits

    A new study published in the American Journal of Public Health confirms that using gingival crevicular blood for haemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) testing produced values that were nearly identical to those obtained using finger stick blood, with a correlation of 0.991 between the two blood samples of 408 dental patients.

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  • Bone loss score may tip off doctors to gum disease in postmenopausal women

    Postmenopausal women susceptible to bone fractures may also be at higher risk for gum disease, according to researchers in the US.

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