Our group may use a population based longitudinal study to investigate if there is any association with severity of periodontitis, teeth loses, and future risk of dementia after considering comorbidities related to cognitive decline.
Need research to determine/confirm/warn of connection/link to oral Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid diagnosis in people with existing autoimmune conditions following application of home whitening trays in unsterile environment
From my own personal experience, Myofunctional... more »
Humans are designed to be nose breathers, but somewhere along the way, nose breathing can change to mouth breathing, with dire consequences: dry mouth, caries, bad breath, snoring, enlarged tonsils, high, narrow palate, crowded teeth, long face syndrome, ADHD symptoms, and poor sleep with reduced human growth hormone released. It’s time to document what clinicians are seeing.
Recommendation: Research, Training, and monitoring by the bariatric team including, the surgeon, the dietitian, mental health professional,... more »
The trend of the world's people to more natural and holistic options is making the patients ask more about natural products that can be used for their oral routine. Oil Pulling is a technique used in Ayurveda from hundred of years ago and is becoming popular today. As Dental providers we should do more research about it to be able to have the answers to those questions the patients are demanding.