Oral Bacteria Linked to Pancreatic Cancer


"The bacteria that cause periodontitis, a disease affecting the tissues surrounding the teeth, seems to play a part also in the onset of pancreatic cancer, say the researchers at the University of Helsinki and the Helsinki University Hospital, Finland, and the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden."

We are so fortunate to have an amazing periodontist (Dr. Diaz) right on our staff to help our patients prevent potentially serious issues related to periodontal health.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/01/180116093603.htm


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