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Aching Joints Linked To Oral Bacteria

24 Jan

There is new evidence suggesting that the same microorganisms responsible for chronic inflammatory gingivitis may also trigger rheumatoid arthritis. The latest research from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore has implications for the prevention and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis may by closely associated, as research indicates common factors that […]