Navigation Links
New Research Strengthens Connection between Oral and Overall Health, Says The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health
Date:1/23/2013

St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) January 24, 2013

The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH) responds to recent research connecting oral inflammation and erectile dysfunction by encouraging further on-going research and stressing the importance of the oral-systemic health connection.

“With each new study connecting oral inflammation with a host of life-threatening and life-altering diseases, we continue to see that oral-systemic health is a vital key to keeping our patients healthy and well,” says Dr. Dan Sindelar, president of AAOSH. “It is of great importance that these studies continue to find the latest connections between oral health and some of the most prevalent conditions that Americans face today.”

The recent study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine found that men with severe periodontal disease were more than three times more likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction that the men with healthy gums were. Head researchers concluded that periodontal disease should be considered a “causative clinical condition” of erectile dysfunction.

In addition, leading research continues to find connections between oral inflammation and degenerative brain conditions like Alzheimer’s disease and dementia as well as conditions like heart disease, strokes and diabetes.

“This research adds to the mountain of evidence that oral inflammation doesn’t just affect a patient’s mouth, but has a profound effect on his or her entire body,” says Dr. Sindelar. “The results of these studies are clear: We as dental professionals must continue to stay at the forefront of oral systemic health in order to optimize our patients’ overall health.”

About AAOSH
The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health is an organization of health care leaders and health professionals dedicated to the relationship of oral health and whole body health. AAOSH membership includes and is open to health professionals from many allied health disciplines, corporate supporters and sponsors, health educators, and healthcare leaders. Understanding the emerging science-driven relationships between the mouth and the body, AAOSH promotes building closer ties between allied health professionals and improving interdisciplinary communication and professional referral relationships.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/oral-health/oral-inflammation/prweb10284300.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Experts propose overhaul of ethics oversight of research
2. Controversial Bird Flu Research to Resume
3. Researchers discover promising prognostic marker for aggressive breast cancer
4. Researchers design a new imaging technique for identifying the age and sex of a corpse
5. Researchers map emotional intelligence in the brain
6. LSUHSC research provides new drug target for Her-2 related breast cancer
7. New research on military traumatic brain injury
8. Study Finds Older Male Scientists Likelier to Commit Research Fraud
9. CareFusion, Baxter and Hospira Lead the Infusion Therapy Market as Hospitalization in the U.S. Climbs Reports iData Research
10. Feinstein Institute Scientist Wins Crafoord Award from Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences for Arthritis Research
11. Mobile Health Market - New Industry Research Report Published by Transparency Market Research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/2/2016)... ... 2016 , ... WestHarbor Growth Partners, a growth, expansion and ... Grow Healthy Vending’s newly revamped brand campaign. Grow Healthy Vending is headquartered ... in North America with locations across the United States as well as internationally. ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... New York, NY (PRWEB) , ... May 02, 2016 , ... ... Highlighting the year’s best in pet gear and toys, leading product review site ... TTPM Pets Paw of Excellence Awards at their Spring Showcase at the Metropolitan ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... Illinois (PRWEB) , ... May 02, 2016 , ... MedPro ... modernized mail back service. MedPro now offers its mail back service for an ... offer; we are now able to provide service to all of the clients in ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... ... May 02, 2016 , ... Further establishing itself as a leader ... new WHIMZEES Variety Value Boxes were selected from over 1,000 entrants as a winner ... , WHIMZEES natural dental chews for dogs are a favorite product among pet-parents worldwide, ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... , ... May 02, 2016 , ... Dr. Rassouli, ... health and cognitive decline. According to the research, which was published in the “Journal ... of cognitive decline, and about 5.4 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease. The study found ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/27/2016)... 27, 2016 ... in Zürich gab Strekin AG den Start ... zur Erhaltung des Resthörvermögens von Patienten, denen ... die umfassende Phase-II-Doppelblindstudie mit Placebo-Kontrollgruppe werden momentan ... wird während der Operation direkt ins Mittelohr ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... , April 27, 2016   ... 42% Growth in Recurring Consumable Sales  Clinical ... Mauna Kea Technologies (Euronext: MKEA, OTCQX: MKEAY) inventor of ... its sales for the first quarter ended March 31, ... the execution of its commercial strategy. First ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... , April 27, 2016 ... titled, "Skincare Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, ... to the report, the global skincare devices market was ... anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 10.1% from ... 2023. Browse the full Skincare Devices Market (Treatment ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: