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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month


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11/12/2013
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November is National Diabetes Awarness Month.  So how is diabetes conected to the mouth?  People with diabetes are more likely to develop gum disease (periodontal disease).  This chronic inflammation of the gums can lead to bone and tissue loss around the tooth.  Since this errodes the support of the tooth, you can lose teeth.  There is also growing information that shows people with periontal disease can have elevated blood glucose.  To maintian a healthy mouth and to keep your blood glucose where it should be call us at (904) 940-3933 or visit our home page www.elitesmilesdentistry.com .



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