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2013-03-04 11:13:42

Postmenopausal women who have smoked are at much higher risk of losing their teeth than women who never smoked, according to a new study published and featured on the cover of the Journal of the American Dental Association by researchers at the University at Buffalo. The study involved 1,106 women who participated in the Buffalo OsteoPerio Study, an offshoot of the Women´s Health Initiative, (WHI), the largest clinical trial and observational study ever undertaken in the U.S.,...