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Study linking regular tooth-brushing with reduced risk of heart disease should remind us of why cholesterol is unlikely to be th

Posted Jun 03 2010 3:03pm
A study published last week in the British Medical Journal has linked irregular toothbrushing with an increased risk of heart disease: individuals who rarely or never brushed their teeth were found to be at a 70 per cent increased risk of ‘cardiovascular events’ (e.g. heart attacks and strokes) compared to regular brushers [1]. Why? Well, [...]
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