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Gum Disease Tied to Colon Cancer Risk

Gum Disease Tied to Colon Cancer Risk

Gum Disease Tied to Colon Cancer Risk Gum Disease Tied to Colon Cancer Risk Gum disease may increase your risk of colorectal cancer. A new study, published in Cancer Prevention Research, included 42,486 men and women participating in two large continuing health surveys. Over the past several decades, the participants had periodically reported information on health and diet, including reports …

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Gum Disease Tied to Alzheimer’s Disease Risk

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Tied to Increased Dementia Risk

Gum Disease Tied to Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Gum Disease Tied to Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Severe gum disease and tooth loss may be linked to an increased risk for developing dementia, a new study has found. Researchers looked at 8,275 men and women whose average age was 63 at the start of the study. Over an average follow-up of more than …

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