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Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes and Periodontal Diseases

This review investigates the evidence on the association between a variety of maternal health problems and the presence of periodontal pathogens.
By Ranjitha Krishna, MPH, MS, DMD, and Roger M. Arce, DDS, MS, PhD

Stub Out the Tobacco Habit

An evidence-based approach is most appropriate when helping patients quit using tobacco.
By Catherine D. Saylor-Boles, RDH, MS, and Julie D. Sutton, RDH, MS

Oral Health Risks Among College Students

Tailoring preventive education to address this population’s needs may help improve both oral and systemic health.
By Margaret Lemaster, BSDH, MS, and Amanda Maready

CBCT and the Orthodontic Patient

Cone-beam computed tomography offers key benefits in all phases of orthodontics—from diagnosis to post-treatment.
By William C. Scarfe, BDS, FRACDS, MS; Lucas Rodrigues Pinheiro, DDS; and Allan G. Farman, BDS, LDSRCS, PhD(odont), DSc(odont), EdS, MBA

Treating Patients With Cancer

Diet plays an integral role in promoting oral health.
By Mahmoud Al-Dajani, DDS, MSc, PhD (OMFS), MSc, FRCD(C) (DPH), and Hardy Limeback, PhD, DDS
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    Difficult to detect and a chief cause of implant failure, peri-implantitis requires a swift response once it is diagnosed. Read more... 

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