When left untreated, the consequences of gum disease can become irreversible. Now, a new procedure could treat the problem.
Patients who suffer loss of jaw bone are left with bony defects that are both aesthetically and functionally challenging.
Scientists have found that nutrients in cranberries and blueberries can be highly effective in protecting teeth tooth decay.
Oral cavity cancer is often discovered late, and patients with this advanced form of disease have a five-year survival rate of just 40%.