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Dlife says, A twice-per-year dental cleaning will lower your blood sugar as well as any diabetes pill in our arsenal
Bugs that live in your teeth and gums. Eww. Gross. The brutal truth is that bacteria live, and thrive, on sugar. Thatís probably why gum disease (known in more formal circles as periodontal disease) is hugely more common amongst people with diabetes than it is in people without diabetes. This overlooked Twice a Year ďMiracle TreatmentĒ for Diabetes Could Help Millions

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  • Thanks for the input I never knew the cause must ask my dentisit why I was not educated on this issue. Many thanks Pat in Maine. emoticon - by NORASPAT
  • Thanks for the info n so true! - by JAMBUTTER
  • I agree.I work for a major dental company.Also consider having an oral cancer screening ( over age 18 ) while you are in the dentist's chair. It costs less than $75 ( in most areas/not all dental insurance co. will cover it yet ) & is quick & painless. emoticon - by DONNA1K

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