Gum disease

The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Piqray ( Alpelisib ) tablets, to be used in...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Vonvendi, von Willebrand factor ( recombinant ), for use in...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) is investigating the risk of stroke, heart attack, and death in men...


Researchers studying the link between vision loss and Alzheimer's disease have reported that the loss of a particular layer of...


Prostate cancer aggressiveness may be established when the tumor is formed and not alter with time, according to a study...


Mucopolysaccharidosis type I ( MPS I ) is an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disorder caused by a deficiency of the...


Chronic periodontitis, a form of gum disease, is an independent risk factor for head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. This...


The results of a study have shown a possible association between endometriosis and periodontal disease.Endometriosis occurs when the tissue lining...


In a commentary published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal ( CMAJ ), Abby Lippman, an epidemiologist at McGill University...


Pancreatic cancer is an extremely difficult disease to treat and little is known about what causes it. One established risk...


Researchers from Sydney Dental Hospital and Royal North Shore Hospital ( Australia ) and University of Oslo ( Norway )...


A small study suggests that chewing gum after colon surgery may speed the return of normal bowel function and shorten...


New research is reinforcing the longstanding belief that a connection exists between periodontal disease, or severe gum inflammation, and cardiovascular...


A study found that eating mostly meat, refined starches, and sodium may increase the likelihood of developing chronic respiratory symptoms,...


Mediterranean diet may be beneficial to health, and it seems to prolong the life. The Mediterranean diet is characterised by a...


Drugs that reverse and prevent bone loss due to osteoporosis also significantly ward off periodontal disease. Leena Bahl Palomo, at the...


The St. Francis Heart Study demonstrated that fast CT scanning of the coronary arteries predicts coronary events such as heart...


Results from a long-term National Institute on Aging study of diet and brain aging showed that adults who eat the...


A meta-analysis has found that total lymphocyte count could be a relatively simple, inexpensive way to indicate when antiretroviral...


A clinical trial demonstrated that the chemotherapy regimen of Doxorubicin plus Docetaxel ( Taxotere ), used to treat breast cancer,...