Latest Oral microbiology Stories
The human body is full of tiny microorganisms—hundreds to thousands of species of bacteria collectively called the microbiome, which are believed to contribute to a healthy existence.
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Healthy pregnant women can be at risk for pregnancy problems caused by oral bacteria.
Scientists in the USA have discovered why smokers may be more prone to chronic gum disease (periodontitis). One of the bacteria responsible for this infection responds to cigarette smoke â€“ changing its properties and the way it infects a smokers mouth.
Study objectives: Poor dental hygiene has been linked to respiratory pathogen colonization in residents of long-term care facilities.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.