Yes there are more studies now linking your dental hygiene with heart health. There is still no direct causal link between heart disease and your gums, but another study on the bacteria from your mouth shows, again, it does travel elsewhere, causing inflammation and additional problems! It seems you may have to floss while jogging to keep you heart health up. Read more here.
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