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Oral Health

Link Between Oral Health and Overall Health

Did you know that your oral health is linked to your overall health?  Taking care of your teeth is important to not only prevent bad breath and cavities, but it can prevent problems such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes and many more. Despite the effects of poor dental hygiene on bodies, studies have shown that less than half of all Americans floss on a daily basis and 34 percent do not visit a dentist biannually (Spector, 2012). Your mouth is the gateway to your body and is a good reflection of your overall health.

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