Non-Oral Diseases that could be Caused by Poor Oral Hygiene

We all know that having poor oral hygiene can ruin your day. Periodontitis is a serious issue that affects millions of Americans, while cavities and worse cause pain and all around discomfort to nearly 92% of all adults (from ages 20 to 64). But, while annoying, few consider these problems anything more than a speed bump in their day, as they allow dentists to fix the problem but doing nothing to fix the root cause. After all, a cavity can’t kill you, right? While this may be true, a mountain…

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