We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising.

Learn more about cookies



Gum disease linked to increased risk of Alzheimer's disease

4:30pm Tuesday 22nd August 2017 content supplied byNHS Choices

"Gum disease sufferers 70% more likely to get dementia," The Times reports. A Taiwanese study found that people with a 10-year or longer history of chronic periodontitis had a small but significant increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease…

read full story

More news

Family health interactive guides

Find more interactive guides in our family food section