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2011-04-18 00:00:27

Many people suffer from some type of chronic gum disease. The two most recurring conditions are gingivitis and periodontitis . Unfortunately, some people don't realize that they even suffer from a gum disorder until it's too late. MyReviewsNow is pleased to report that there is an all-natural treatment now available to long-time dental sufferers. (Vocus/PRWEB) April 17, 2011 MyReviewsNow is proud to announce a natural remedy in the battle against gum disorders. "The Gum Doctor" solution...

2005-07-18 18:48:49

Smokers who give up are much less likely to lose their teeth prematurely than those who don't kick the habit, pioneering research has shown. Dental researchers at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, observed a group of cigarette smokers with chronic gum disease over one year and found some symptoms were more likely to improve in the people who quit during the study period. Chronic gum disease, which is characterised by inflamed gums that increasingly recede from the teeth, can lead...

2005-07-18 09:12:53

LONDON (Reuters) - Smokers are more than 6 times more likely to develop gum disease than non-smokers but kicking the habit can prevent them from losing their teeth prematurely, according to new research published Monday. Scientists at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in England have shown that chronic gum disease in smokers significantly improves after they quit. "Our study shows that people should stop smoking now if they want to increase their chances of keeping their teeth into old...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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