Are you over 45 years old and you lost 2 or more teeth in the last 8 years or almost there? If you are part of this category or you know you might be in the next years please continue reading because there is a very important thing you need to know and be aware of.   Could midlife tooth loss increase your risk of Cardiovascular Disease?   Tooth loss in middle age is tied to a higher risk of cardiovascular disease, independent of traditional risk factors such as high blood pressure, poor diet, and diabetes. This was the conclusion of preliminary research led by Tulane University School of Public Health

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Are you over 45 years old and you lost 2 or more teeth in the last 8 years or almost there? If you are part of this category or you know you might be in the next years please continue reading because there is a very important thing you need to know and be aware of.   Could midlife tooth loss increase your risk of Cardiovascular Disease?   Tooth loss in middle age is tied to a higher risk of cardiovascular disease, independent of traditional risk factors such as high blood pressure, poor diet, and diabetes. This was the conclusion of preliminary research led by Tulane University School of Public Health

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