Is Alzheimer’s Really Linked to Poor Dental Health?

Is Alzheimer’s Really Linked to Poor Dental Health?

Is Alzheimer’s Really Linked to Poor Dental Health?

The Media loves a good headline. And, it seems, so do we. Unfortunately, in hyping-up the message into a single sound-byte, much of the important details tend to fall on the cutting-room floor. The result can be a story that is misleading at best, or entirely false, at worst. Recently, a story linking gum disease and Alzheimer’s may have fallen victim to this sort of story shortening. Since neither are concerns to take lightly, we thought we’d take a look at the facts, so you can cut through the muck and understand what the news is really about.

In 2013, when

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