Recently, researchers examined 35 men with prostate inflammation.They found that the men with the most severe prostatitis also showed signs ofperiodontal disease. Periodontitishas been linked to other health problems, including heart disease and
diabetes, so researchers suspected a possible connection to prostate
disease as well.
This study compared levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) an
indicator of prostate disease with the clinical attachment level (CAL)
of the teeth and gums and teeth indicating possible
There's no reason to put up with gaps in your teeth or with teeth
that are stained, badly shaped or crooked. Today a veneer placed on top
of your teeth can correct nature's mistake or the results of an injury
and help you have a beautiful smile.
Veneers are thin,
custom-made shells crafted of tooth-colored porcelain designed to cover
the front side of teeth. They're made by a dental technician, usually in
the dental lab, working from a model provided by your dentist.
Your dentist may recommend that you avoid some foods and beverages that
may stain or discolor your veneers such as coffee, tea or red wine.