Research Links Oral Health with Obesity

Research Links Obesity with Oral HealthHolistic dentistry has linked oral health with just about every physical and nonphysical part of the human body. Now, British researchers have discovered a link between oral health and obesity. The study examined periodontal pockets and body mass index (BMI), concluding that higher BMIs are correlated with deeper periodontal pockets. This research evidences the need for overall wellness reflection when considering oral health.

By | 2011-07-19T03:46:00+00:00 July 19th, 2011|Holistic Dentistry, Nutrition|0 Comments