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Brush your teeth – postpone Alzheimer’s

Researchers have discovered a clear connection between gum disease and Alzheimer’s disease.

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People with diabetes face a higher risk of mouth cancer, with women far more at risk

New research, published in Diabetologia, discovered that women have a 13% higher chance of developing oral cancer if they suffer from diabetes.

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Research on dolphin teeth may hold vital information on ocean pollution

Dolphin teeth reliably record contamination because toxic metals and trace elements from their diet are incorporated into enamel and dentine throughout life.

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Nicotine extracted from ancient dental plaque for the first time

Research from Washington State University (WSU), USA has shown for the first time that nicotine residue can be extracted from plaque on the teeth of ancient tobacco users.

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