Tagged: gingivitis

gum disease and cognition

Dementia Linked to Gum Disease

Gum disease such as gingivitis and oral health in general has been connected to dementia and cognitive decline according to multiple studies. Find out why gum disease is so bad for the brain.

seaweeds and periodontal disease

Seaweed Extracts Fight Gum Disease

Scientists have determined that many seaweed extracts inhibit bacteria known to cause gingivitis and gum disease. Seaweed is one of the most plentiful and sustainable forms of medicinal plants because it grows from the...