Tag Archives: gum disease and diabetes

Obesity and Gum Disease. Is there a Connection?

  At Gentle Dental Care in Plainville CT we treat many patients from across CT under sedation dentistry and sleep dentistry. Many of our medically ill patients are clinically obese. These patients have a much higher incidence of medical problems … Continue reading

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Gum Disease and Diabetes – Dr. Peltzer’s Expert Advice

 It is well documented that people who suffer from diabetes are more susceptible to developing infections than non-diabetes sufferers.  It is not widely known that periodontal disease is often considered the sixth complication of diabetes; particularly when the diabetes is … Continue reading

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