Diabetes provokes the development of diseases of most organs. Particularly affected kidney, eyesight and nervous system. Yesterday, researchers from Duke University found that the teeth in patients with diabetes fall considerably more often than in people without metabolic disorders.
The risk of oral diseases and tooth loss with diabetes increased almost two times, according to the results of the study. Doctors recommend diabetics to carefully monitor not only the blood sugar, but also the condition of the oral cavity. Should often clean your teeth and regularly to visit the dentist.
Another risk to remain without teeth increases Smoking and poor quality food. In one study it was proven that in people who smoke, the teeth will fall out 3.6 times more often. Moreover, loss of teeth occurs at a young age, when dental problems are usually not indicated.