The mouth plays a fundamental role in our general health and well being.
Therefore, keeping your mouth healthy is very important. A healthy smile is part of the personal presentation that expresses a lot of ourselves to others.
A healthy mouth is the reflection of a healthy body and a well integrated person in society.
Chronic Periodontitis and Diabetes – A real challenge for dentists.
Diabetes mellitus is actually a group of disorders characterized by the insufficient supply of insulin because of either a lack of production by the pancreas, a deficit of insulin receptors or an error in insulin metabolism (insulin resistance). The result of diabetes is hyperglycemia, a condition of abnormally increased blood glucose.
It is estimated that between 8 and 10% of